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Save the Nerves for the Night Before

Four days left, 4 more psychological science highlights: Counting down to the Olympic Opening Ceremony, with research insights on sports and performance. #4. In Olympic competition, the margin between winning […] More>


How Shocking Will Others Find Lady Gaga?

The cameras were rolling at the 24th APS Annual Convention in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Troy Campbell from Duke University presents his reserach, How Shocking Will Others Find Lady Gaga? Desensitization Via Repetition Biases Predictions.” ... More>


The Goal of Creativity

In case you missed it, the cameras were rolling at the 24th APS Annual Convention. Marieke Roskes, University of Amsterdam, presented her research on overcoming the cognitive costs of creativity. […] More>


A More Inclusive Look at Singleness

Past research on how single individuals are perceived has assumed that targets were heterosexual, so Gal Slonim and colleagues designed a study that took sexual orientation into account. ... More>


Sweet Revenge: Gustatory Experience and Vengeful Action

In case you missed it the cameras were rolling! Jens H. Hellmann from University of Münster, Germany presented his research at the APS 24th Annual Convention in Chicago, Illinois, USA […] More>