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Russia at home

For Athletes, There’s No Place Like Home

Research findings lend credence to the idea of a "home field advantage,” a finding that should bring solace to Russian sports teams in the upcoming Olympic Games. ... More>

Why Me? Perceptions of Justice Influence Pain Experiences

To make sense of life's vagaries, people often reason that we get what we deserve. But experiences like chronic pain are difficult to reconcile with this sense of justice. ... More>

Solving The Conundrum Of Multiple Choice Tests