Cover Story

Give and Take

Bipartisan agreements have become a rarity. But psychological scientists have developed methods that could help policymakers break through political gridlock. ... More>

Presidential Column

America’s Public Universities

Guest columnist E. Gordon Gee, President of The Ohio State University calls for a broad approach to funding higher education. ... More>


Remembering George A. Miller

Colleagues recall more than seven stories about the life and science of eminent cognitive psychologist George A. Miller, author of the famous paper “The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two.” ... More>

Observer Article

Personality Dynamics Through the Lens of Cognitive Science

In Trieste, Italy, eminent researchers came together to advance a new cognitive science of personality that unites psychological and biological approaches. ... More>

Observer Article

Recent Developments in Ideology Research

Work by Sena Koleva and her colleagues has shown there are differences between the political left and the political right at levels ranging from basic motivational tendencies to physiological differences in brain activation and structure. ... More>