Press Releases

Gifted Men and Women Define Success Differently, 40-Year Study Shows  

Mathematically talented adolescents went on to enjoy extraordinary accomplishments and high life satisfaction at mid-life, though gender influenced how they pursued — and defined —career, family, and success. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new articles on moral behavior, time of day, and chronotype; and how spouses' personality traits can influence success in the workplace. ... More>


People Show “Blind Insight” Into Decision Making Performance

People can gauge the accuracy of their decisions, even if their decision making performance itself is no better than chance, a phenomenon researchers call "blind insight." ... More>


“Tears of Joy” May Help Us Maintain Emotional Balance

New research suggests that incongruous emotional expressions, like tears of joy, may serve a fundamental purpose, helping us to maintain emotional balance. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring maternal buffering and affect regulation in children, working memory training in older adults, and depression trajectories among patients recovering from a heart attack. ... More>