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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>


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>