Observation

Books to Check Out: May/June 2014

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. Clueless: Coaching People Who Just Don’t Get It (2nd ed.) by Sandra Mashihi and Kenneth Nowack; Envisia Learning Inc., 2013. Coming to Our […]... More>


Observation

The Society of Experimental Psychologists Meets at UCLA

The 109th Annual Meeting of the Society of Experimental Psychologists (SEP) was held at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), April 10–12, 2014. ... More>


Letter/Observer Forum

Psychology Needs to Take Scientific Method Seriously

APS Fellow Brian D. Haig propose an important reform: that psychological scientists should take scientific method seriously. ... More>


Student Notebook

The Importance of Divergent Thinking for Research in Graduate School and Beyond

As undergraduates, we are generally encouraged to practice concrete thought. Our goal is to find the “right” answers. However, when we make the transition to graduate school we find that the relationship between students and professors becomes bidirectional. ... More>


Cover Story

Eye-Tuned

Integrative research explores what the eyes can tell us about mood disorders, learning disabilities, and cognitive impairment. ... More>