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Researchers: Nothing Special About Einstein’s Brain


Minimizing Belief in Free Will May Lessen Support for Criminal Punishment

Exposure to information that diminishes will, including brain-based accounts of behavior, seems to decrease people’s support for retributive punishment. ... More>


New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring negative self-beliefs in eating disorders, prefrontal activity and self-control in smokers, culture and memory in PTSD, and cognitive mechanisms underlying rumination. ... More>


Relationship Satisfaction Linked with Changing Use of Contraception

Research indicates that women’s sexual satisfaction in long-term heterosexual relationships may be influenced by changes in hormonal contraceptive use. ... More>


The Part of Your Brain That Made You Eat That Doughnut