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Successful Teams Get (Physiologically) in Sync

By measuring synchrony of facial muscles and skin conductance, researchers can predict whether a team will succeed or struggle. ... More>


Let’s Get Lunch! Group Meals Spur Cooperation

New research investigating team performance among firefighters finds that dining together was associated with increased cooperation and better work-group performance. ... More>


Why Your Office Isn’t Doing You Any Favors

A series of experiments finds that people are far less likely to return a favor in the office than in other contexts. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring person-city personality fit, social mechanisms underlying third-party punishment, and infants' understanding of others' need for assistance. ... More>


There’s a Better Way to Brainstorm

People in groups come up with more ideas when they write them down instead of sharing verbally, according to emerging research on collaboration and creativity. ... More>