Psychological Science in the News Archive

Highlighting the latest news coverage of psychological science and APS Members

What 60 Years of Research Has Taught Us About Willpower

When Do Babies Learn Self-Control?

The Myth of the Midlife Crisis

The Value of Your Future Self

In Interrogations, Teenagers Are Too Young to Know Better

The Struggles of a Psychologist Studying Self-Control

Planning to Do Good Tomorrow Gives Us Permission to Be Bad Today

The world is actually becoming more peaceful — believe it or not

Brain Wave Could Prove What People Have Seen

Scientists Trying New Trick to Catch You in a Lie