An innovative research replication initiative confirmsÂ earlier findings that asking witnesses to provide a verbal description of a suspect can impair their ability to select that suspect from a lineup.
Despite its unpleasantness, pain may actually have positive social consequences, acting as a sort of âsocial glueâ that fosters cohesion and solidarity within groups.
New researchÂ revealsÂ that feeling socially disconnected may lead us to lower our threshold for determining that another being is animate or alive.
Children show stronger food craving than adolescents and adults, but they are also able to use a cognitive strategy that reduces craving, new data show.
A sample of new research exploring fear extinction procedures as potential treatment forÂ anxiety disorders and implicit measures of drug-related craving as predictors of nicotine dependence.