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Psychological Science Gets Behind the Wheel at NHTSA

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is putting behavioral science front-and-center in efforts to improve safety on America's roads. ... More>


University of Missouri Launching Alcohol Research Internship Program

The University of Missouri’s (MU) Department of Psychological Science is recruiting its first class of undergraduate students for its federally funded Alcohol Research Training Summer School & Internship (MU–ARTSS) program. […]... More>


Employees Changed Their Drinking Habits After the Recession

New research suggests that economic stress brought on by the Great Recession shifted drinking behavior: Employees drank less often on the job, but more often after work. ... More>


Driving With a Hangover Just as Dangerous as Driving Drunk

After a night of heavy drinking, hungover drivers showed the same degree of impairment behind the wheel as drunk drivers. ... More>


Combining Cannabis and Alcohol Amplifies Crash Risks

As the legalization of marijuana gains popularity, researchers are starting to looking at how cannabis interacts with alcohol when people get behind the wheel. ... More>