Cover Story

Finding a Home for Your Science

In the blossoming world of open science, what’s the best way to help other scientists review your data and attempt to replicate your findings? Learn the best places and practices for storing, managing, and sharing your data.


Presidential Column

What We Have and Haven’t Learned

APS President C. Randy Gallistel reflects on the consequential conclusions that psychological scientists have reached over the last 50 years as well as on the questions left unanswered. More>


At NASA, Psychological Science Is Rocket Science

Combining behavioral science with engineering expertise, APS Fellow Mary Kaiser has played a crucial part in preparing astronauts and their spacecraft for journeys beyond Earth’s atmosphere. More>


To Know Thyself, Turn to Science

No matter how well we think we know our own traits, behaviors, and beliefs, experiments show that friends may have insights about us that we lack ourselves, says APS William… More>


Louder Than Words

From facial cues to physical stances, our nonverbal expressions speak volumes to others. APS Fellows Klaus Scherer and Beatrice de Gelder and other researchers share the latest science on communication… More>


APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

The neural mechanisms for self-control, the dysfunctional side of positive emotions, and the health consequences of stigmatization are among the bodies of work being pursued by this year’s winners of… More>


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Albert Bandura Receives National Medal of Science

President Obama presented eminent psychology researcher Albert Bandura with the National Medal of Science in recognition of his extraordinary contributions to science.

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Rise in Reporting p-Values as “Marginally Significant”

Examining papers published in the first year of each decade from 1970 to 2010 in three psychology journals, researchers found an increase in reporting of results as "marginally significant."

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The Apple of the Mind’s Eye

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With its simple design, the Apple Inc. logo is one of the most recognizable emblems in the world. But how well do people remember details of the icon?

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Psychological Science Badge Program Encourages Open Practices, Study Shows

A new analysis indicates that the two-year-old Open Practices Badge program has positioned APS's flagship journal at the forefront of the research transparency and openness movement in scientific publishing.

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Graham Presents Findings From NAS Bullying Report

APS Board Member Sandra Graham was among the eminent researchers who recently presented findings from a new National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report on bullying.

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Psychological Scientists Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

A total of 11 psychological scientists, all of whom are APS Fellows, have been elected as members of the 2016 class of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.

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Introducing the Kavli HUMAN Project

Psychological science now has its own answer to the Human Genome Project: the Kavli HUMAN Project.

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