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To Eat or Not to Eat (Yet)

Check out this humorous rendition of APS Past-President Walter Mischel's 1972 Stanford Marshmallow Test. Could you be as patient as some of these kids? Micshel will be speaking at the Connected Theme Program at the 2011 Convention. ... More>


‘Memory, Like Liberty, Is a Fragile Thing’

APS Past President Elizabeth Loftus is this year’s recipient of the Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for her pioneering research on human memory, which has had a profound impact on the administration of justice in the United States and abroad.... More>

Letter/Observer Forum

Not Just Limericks

The University of Texas Limerick Committee article reminded me of our graduate student double-dactyl committee in the 1960s at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Here is the one that has never left my memory.... More>


In Appreciation: Robyn Dawes


APS Fellow and Charter Member Robyn Dawes died December 14, 2010 from complications of Parkinson’s disease. He was 74. Many friends and colleagues remember his life and work.... More>

Cover Story

Harnessing the Power of Wikipedia for Scientific Psychology: A Call to Action


APS is calling on its Members to support the Association’s mission to deploy the power of Wikipedia to represent scientific psychology as fully and as accurately as possible and thereby to promote the free teaching of psychology worldwide. ... More>