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Google Enlists Psychological Science to Fight Office Snack Attacks

Google has enlisted a team of psychological scientists to investigate “nudges” to help employees adopt healthier eating habits in the office. ... More>


American Psychological Foundation Requests Proposals for Early Career Grants in Cognition and Applied Neuropsychology

The American Psychological Foundation’s (APF) David Wechsler Early Career Grant for Innovative Work in Cognition invites researchers to submit proposals for grants up to $25,000 for work on neuropsychology, intelligence, […]... More>


Observer Article

Making Science ‘Edible’

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Likening basic science to fine cooking, APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow awardees Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Golinkoff offer the recipe they’ve used to make developmental research findings accessible, digestible, and useful for the general public. ... More>


Cognition at the Speed of (LED) Lights

Compared to fluorescent lights, LED lights in the workplace may provide a boost for cognition, mood, and efficiency. ... More>