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Quick Thinking and Feeling Healthy Predict Longer Life

Medical conditions and unhealthy behaviors are known risk factors for early death, but a longitudinal study indicates that certain psychological factors are even stronger predictors of how long we’ll live. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring infants' understanding of nonsolid objects and how impressions of personality become internalized. ... More>


Traditional Toys May Beat Gadgets in Language Development


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring retroactive interference in children's memory and imitation as an affiliation strategy in early childhood. ... More>


Inside the Psychologist’s Studio: Annette Karmiloff-Smith

The latest in APS's "Inside the Psychologist's Studio" video series features Annette Karmiloff-Smith, who reflects on her distinguished career in developmental and cognitive neuroscience. ... More>