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Building a Fearless Mind

Researchers have successfully erased frightening memories in the lab, but the transition from theory to clinical application is challenging. ... More>


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Reflecting on a Lifetime of Achievement

As part of its 25th anniversary, APS honors distinguished scientists who have transformed the field of psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of Chris Argyris, Uta Frith, Ed Diener, and Allan R. Wagner. ... More>


Lust, monkeys and the science of human desire


Apes, toddler show that language may have evolved from gestures


Magical Thinking in Decision Making About Companion Animals

We extended contagion, a form of magical thinking, to animate objects. Dogs with identical information were liked less and deemed less adoptable when this information included contact with an undesirable […] More>