Presidential Column

Spicing Up Psychological Science

I was once asked to explain why I love being a psychologist. First, I don’t think there is a better way to be trained in science. The difficulties of studying […]... More>


Observation

On the Newsstand

Your Brain Thinks Money Is a Drug NPR, August 7, 2009 If you’ve ever thought of money as a drug, you may be more right than you know. New research […]... More>


Observation

New APS Award Recognizes Early Career Achievement

Recently established by the APS Board of Directors, the Janet Taylor Spence Early Career Award will recognize transformative contributions to psychological science by rising stars in the field. APS Past […]... More>


Observation

Staying Sharp: Researchers Discuss the Aging Brain

Robert Wilson speaking as Arthur Kramer looks on at the joint APS and National Institute of Aging press conference. Do you remember where you put your keys? How about what […]... More>


Observer Article

The Burden of Stimulus Money

There’s the familiar story of the guy of modest means who wins a lottery jackpot — and goes downhill from there. The same could be happening to the National Institutes […]... More>