In the spirit of the “March Madness” college basketball tournament in the US, the Observer showcases the latest methodological innovations in the psychological research playbook.
The Obama administration’s BRAIN initiative is driving remarkable collaboration among scientists from diverse fields. Guest columnist Miyoung Chun reflects on the project’s origin, in which she played a seminal role.… More>
Sharing scientific findings on social media is more worthwhile — and less time-consuming — than many researchers think, says psychological scientist and science writer Jason Goldman. More>
A world-renowned social psychologist is remembered for her inspiring mentorship and her groundbreaking research on nonverbal behavior and interpersonal judgments. More>
A new center honors Nalini Ambady’s legacy by sharing social psychological innovations with people working to fight racism, poverty, and other societal problems. More>
Psychological and other social scientists recommend new regulatory definitions for human subjects research. More>
Psychology professor Paula Marentette helped her students achieve a coveted designation on the collaborative online encyclopedia. More>