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Early Intervention Reduces Aggressive Behavior in Adulthood

An educational intervention program for children between kindergarten and 10th grade, known as Fast Track, reduces aggressive behavior later in life by dampening testosterone levels in response to social threats. ... More>


How Science and Technology Can Help Each Other Flourish

A cross-cutting theme program at the 2014 APS Annual Convention, May 22–25 in San Francisco, will feature three subpanels on behavioral genetics, mobile sensing, and social networks. ... More>


Can Shame Predict Whether a Released Felon Will Reoffend?


After Committing a Crime, Guilt and Shame Predict Re-Offense

New research suggests that the degree to which inmates’ express guilt or shame may provide an indicator of how likely they are to re-offend. ... More>


Violence and Its Origins

A panel at the 2014 APS Annual Convention, to be held May 22–25 in San Francisco, California, will explore questions related to violence. ... More>