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Why Coffee Shops Boost Concentration

Concentration can be contagious: Simply sitting next to someone exerting a lot of mental effort on a task can boost your own productivity. ... More>


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APS Cattell Awards Recognize Distinguished Research on Psychopathology, Learning, Criminal Justice

Past APS President Robert A. Bjork and APS Fellow Elizabeth L. Bjork of the University of California, Los Angeles, APS Fellow Stephen P. Hinshaw of the University of California, Berkeley, […]... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring toddlers' learning using contingent video and memory processes as a means of "accelerating" attention. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring bottom-up processes and motor control in predictable environments, and the role of object function in guiding visual search. ... More>


To get students to focus, some professors are asking them to close their eyes