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Kids and Traffic: Looking Without Seeing

Getting hit by a car is among the leading causes of death for kids 5- to 9-years-old. It’s not hard to speculate why. Children are easily distracted, and because they’re […]... More>

Are Minimalist Classrooms Better?

Lines on the Road are Longer Than You Think

A recent study showed that people grossly underestimate the length of the dashed lines separating traffic lanes, and thus could be misjudging distances as they drive. That means they could be driving too fast. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring tryptophan depletion and social comparison, infant attention and behavioral control in later childhood, caregiving salience and out-group bias, and perception of visually "rich" scenes. ... More>