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Psst. I Hear That Gossip Is Not All Bad.

Psst. I hear that gossip is not all bad.

When I was growing up, there was a woman in the neighborhood known as The Mayor. She was not a mayor in any official sense, and in fact held no […]... More>

Toddlers Object When People Break the Rules

We tend to do things the same way people around us do them and, most importantly, the way in which they expect us to do them. Social norms act as the glue that helps to govern social institutions and hold humans societies together, but how do we acquire these norms in the first place? ... More>

Independence Day Science — Insights From Psychological Science

Find out what psychological scientists have to say about patriotism, well-being, our sense of history, and more. ... More>

More HIV Testing for Teens?

Psychological scientist Anthony Lemieux explains why it’s a good idea for teens to get tested for HIV.... More>