Psychological Science in the News Archive

Highlighting the latest news coverage of psychological science and APS Members


Neural Nostalgia

Guys Prefer Electric Shocks to Boredom

The Restaurant Menu That Nudges People Toward Healthy Food

Bouncing to the Beatles Breeds Benevolent Babies

Why Names Are So Easy to Forget

Can Where the Wild Things Are Teach Kids Empathy?

One of science’s most baffling questions? Why we yawn

On the road to happiness, a pleasant surprise beats a sure thing

Hit the Reset Button in Your Brain