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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>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: methodological issues in studies linking video games and cognitive abilities; rule-learning in 8-month-olds; and bias among children as a function of group norms. ... More>


Memory Athletes and Researchers Collaborate to Dissect Feats of Memory

Competitors at the 2nd Annual Extreme Memory Tournament tested their mettle with feats of memorization and recall while working with researchers studying how memory works. ... More>


As We Age, Keys to Remembering Where the Keys Are


Better Get to Work: Procrastination May Harm Heart Health

Stress caused by chronic procrastination may increase people’s vulnerability for developing life-threatening health issues. ... More>