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Did You Hear That? Specific Brain Activity Linked With Imagined Hearing

Researchers find that activity in specific brain areas distinguishes words that we actually hear versus those we imagine, and may also signal proneness to auditory hallucination. ... More>

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring language development in children born small for gestational age; self-worth, pain endurance, and self-injury; and heritability of experiencing pleasant events and depressive symptoms. ... More>

A Spouse’s Voice Rings Loudest in a Crowded Room

How You Tune Out Your Spouse—and Why

Anxiety Limits Our Ability to Discriminate Faces and Speech

Anxiety can impair our accuracy on face- and word-recognition tasks, providing another possible source of fallibility in eyewitness testimony. ... More>