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Great Apes Share Our Ability to Predict Goal-Oriented Actions

Great apes' eye movements suggest that, like humans, they can anticipate the goal of another individual's movement. ... More>


Resolving the Nativist-Empiricist Debate

At the 2014 APS Annual Convention, APS William James Fellow Nora Newcombe discussed how a neoconstructivist approach to cognitive development allows coupling of early starting points with detailed specification of […]... More>


Even Kindergarteners Can Rate Their Own Confidence


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring young children's metacognition in the numerical domain and rational economic behavior in a sample of Japanese participants. ... More>


So Much for Your Gut