Press Releases

Longer Acquaintance Levels the Romantic Playing Field

Partners who become romantically involved soon after meeting tend to be more similar in physical attractiveness than partners who get together after knowing each other for a while. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring partner responsiveness and cortisol over time, electrophysiological signals of recognition memory, and propranolol and loss aversion. ... More>


Holding on to the Blues: Depressed Individuals May Fail to Decrease Sadness

Even when depressed people have the opportunity to decrease their sadness, they don’t necessarily try to do so, researchers find. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring prospective motor control in infants at risk of autism and links between negative affect, borderline personality disorder, and PTSD. ... More>


Medical Resources Allocated Equally Across Groups, but More Efficiently Across Individuals

People make dramatically different decisions about who should receive transplant organs when recipients are presented as part of larger groups. ... More>