Telecommuting Works Best in Moderation, Science Shows

Telecommuting can boost employee job satisfaction and productivity, but only when it’s implemented with specific individual and organizational factors in mind. More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring kinesthetic working memory, prenatal development and social trust in adolescence and adulthood, and implicit social biases in individuals with autism.


Economic Growth Can’t Buy Happiness

A nation’s economic prosperity has little impact on citizens’ happiness when there are large gaps in income equality.


Coincidence or Conspiracy? Studies Investigate Conspiracist Thinking

New research shows no evidence that conspiracy believers are more likely to perceive order, design, or intent in events or outcomes.


Lengthy Commutes Take a Mental Toll

The longer the drive to work, the lower people rate their overall satisfaction with life.


The Mixed Blessing of Workplace Friendships

Workplace friendships are associated with boosts in mood and performance, but new research suggests that these relationships can also be emotionally depleting.


Redesigning and Enhancing the ‘Jigsaw Classroom’ Website

APS Fellow Scott Plous (Wesleyan University) received a grant from the APS Teaching Fund to make the Jigsaw Classroom website more accessible.