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Leveraging Psychological Science

At a symposium at the 2015 APS Annual Convention, clinicians and researchers explored how insights gleaned from psychological science can inform health care strategies and procedures to ultimately improve patient outcomes. ... More>


You’re A Distracted Driver Even When You Ignore That Text

Using a cell phone while driving is dangerously distracting, but new research from Florida State University shows that ignoring a call or text can be just as impairing. ... More>


Political Polarization on Twitter Depends on the Issue

While people tend to share political information with those who have similar ideological preferences, new research shows that Twitter is more than just an “echo chamber.” ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “Putting Feelings Into Foreign Words” and “The Powers and Perils of Optimism.” ... More>


How a coughing ape is changing our ideas about animals, humans and language