Participants who wore a heavy backpack experienced higher levels of guilt compared to those who wore a light backpack.

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They often choose healthy snacks over not healthy and boring tasks over fun ones. Participants also cheated less!

Kouchaki M, Gino F, & Jami A (2013). “The Burden of Guilt: Heavy Backpacks, Light Snacks, and Enhanced Morality.” Journal of experimental psychology. 2014 Feb;143(1):414-24.