Professor Daniel Fessler and Colin Holbrook: men walking in step feel more formidable and may act more aggressively

Professor of Anthropology Daniel Fessler and co-author Colin Holbrook, a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Behavior, Evolution and Culture, found that walking in sync may make men feel more formidable against a potential foe, and they suggest that doing so could play a role in excessive use of force by police. Their work has received international coverage:The Times of LondonScienceABCYahooScience LivePacific StandardBusiness Insider AustraliaTagesspiegelPhys.orgWashington PostRadio New Zealand