Press Releases

Understanding Loneliness Through Science

A series of articles aims to integrate research on loneliness, examining its causes, consequences, and potential interventions. ... More>


Boosting Older Adults’ Vision Through Training

One weeks’ worth of training can improve older adults’ sensitivity to contrast and their ability to see clearly at close distances. ... More>


Societally-Engaged Adults See Their Lives as Redemption Stories

Middle-aged Americans who show high levels of societal involvement and mental health are especially likely to construe their lives as stories of personal redemption. ... More>


Cognitive Skills Peak at Different Ages Across Adulthood

A large-scale study shows that different aspects of fluid intelligence peak at different ages, with some peaking as late as age 40. ... More>


New Research in Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring links between subliminal cues and goal-directed cognitive control and how kindergarteners learn to read Chinese characters. ... More>