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Koob Selected to Direct NIAAA

APS Fellow George F. Koob has been selected to direct the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). ... More>


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Psychological Science Paper Recognized with Robert B. Cialdini Award

The Foundation for Personality and Social Psychology has honored the authors of an August 2012 Psychological Science paper with the Robert B. Cialdini Award. ... More>


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Finding the Truth in False Memories

British artist A.R. Hopwood is turning the science of false memories into art. ... More>


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Newcombe to Discuss Integrative Approach to Cognitive Science in Convention Speech

Nora Newcombe will deliver her William James Fellow Award Address, “Resolving the Nativist-Empiricist Debate: A Neoconstructivist Approach to Cognitive Development,” at the 26th APS Annual Convention. ... More>


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The ‘Heartwarming’ Nature of Social Bonds

Social "warmth" may be more than metaphor, as new research reveals that the same brain areas are involved in the perception of physical warmth and in heartwarming social experiences. ... More>