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Concentration Ability May Get Better With Age

Data from over 10,000 people show that, like a barrel-aged whiskey or a ripening cheese, some cognitive abilities seem to get better with maturity. ... More>


Daycare Doesn’t Lead to Aggressive Behavior in Toddlers

A study that tracked almost 1,000 Norwegian children indicates that the amount of time children spent in daycare had little impact on aggressive behavior. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the relationship between costly signaling and trust among groups and investigating factors that predict why adolescent friendships end. ... More>


What’s “Fair” Depends on Where You Come From

The idea that “you get what you earn” may be common in Western societies, but research with children from three different cultures shows that the idea isn't universal. ... More>


Why Children Need Playhouses