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ScienceOnline Brain

ScienceOnline Brain will take place in Los Angeles, California, July 18–19, 2014. For more information visit brain.scienceonline.com.... More>


Observation

McClelland, Spelke Honored by NAS

APS William James Fellows James L. McClelland and Elizabeth S. Spelke are the recipients of the inaugural National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Prize in Psychological and Cognitive Sciences. ... More>


Presidential Column

Igniting the BRAIN Initiative

The Obama administration’s BRAIN initiative is driving remarkable collaboration among scientists from diverse fields. Guest columnist Miyoung Chun reflects on the project’s origin, in which she played a seminal role. ... More>


Overdosing on Incentives

It’s assumed that the promise of a monetary bonus improves workers' concentration and performance. But the potential for a bonus can also interfere with the ability to process information. ... More>