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After Drinking, Risky Odds Become More Appealing

Why risk an accident or a DUI driving home after a night of partying? As blood alcohol levels spike, people become more willing to bet on risky, unknown outcomes. ... More>


Drinking Socially Makes it Harder to Tell When You’re Too Drunk to Drive

A new study finds that drinking with others may make it harder for drivers to judge their level of intoxication and impairment behind the wheel. ... More>


Inside the Psychologist’s Studio: Claude Steele

In a newly released "Inside the Psychologist's Studio" video, Past APS Board Member Claude Steele discusses his extensive social psychological research. ... More>


Observer Article

Blurred Concepts of Consent

Numerous studies have revealed that the concept of sexual consent is widely misconstrued and distorted. Psychological science shows why these illusions make combatting sexual assaults on college campuses such a daunting task. ... More>


Alkohol ist sozialer Schmierstoff für Männer (Alcohol is a social lubricant for men)