Psychological Science in the News Archive

Highlighting the latest news coverage of psychological science and APS Members


The road to failure is paved with good intentions

Why honor causes all of society’s problems

Feel Dumb Asking for Advice? You’ll Actually Appear More Competent.

Why You Should Want Your Kid to Be a Slow Learner

Can’t Take My Eyes off You—Your Face, That Is

Laptop Note-Taking: External Brain-Booster or Memory Drain?

How The Little Things Can Make A Big Difference

Risky behavior by teens can be explained in part by how their brains change

Here Are the Psychological Reasons Why an American Might Join ISIS