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When Clothing Style Influences Cognitive Style

Wearing formal attire, like a suit, may enhance people’s ability to engage in abstract thinking. ... More>


Werner Named Recipient of Verriest Medal

APS Fellow John S. Werner will receive the 2015 Verriest Medal at the biennial meeting of the International Colour Vision Society, July 3–7, 2015, in Sendai, Japan. Werner, Distinguished Professor […]... More>

Jennifer Richeson Named Guggenheim Fellow

APS Fellow Jennifer Richeson has been selected as a 2015 Guggenheim fellow in recognition of her innovative research examining psychological phenomena related to cultural diversity. ... More>

How Children Develop the Idea of Free Will

Older Workers Possess Unique Cognitive Strengths

Two teams of researchers find that different components of intelligence peak at different points during the lifetime. ... More>