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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring whether the missing-phoneme effect occurs in both reading and listening and whether forgetting occurs due to decay or interference under different conditions. ... More>


Genetic Variations Linked with Social and Economic Success

Psychological characteristics link genes with upward social mobility, according to data collected from almost 1000 individuals over four decades. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring a computational approach to visual category representation and interactions between vagal tone and environmental context in predicting children's delay of gratification. ... More>


Social Media ‘Likes’ Impact Teens’ Brains and Behavior

For teens, seeing lots of “likes” on photos in a social network activates the same brain circuits that are typically activated by eating chocolate and winning money. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring strategies for recalling self-affirming memories in depression, attentional bias modification for improving sleep, and pharmaceutical treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder. ... More>