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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new studies exploring asymmetry in frontal brain activation and sensitivity to developmental context, and the influence of mental representations on hand movements. ... More>

How Scientists and Doctors Use Baby-Friendly Tricks to Study Infants

Why ‘Pinocchio’ May Not Teach Kids Honesty

Preschoolers With Special Needs Benefit From Peers’ Strong Language Skills

Peers can impact a child’s language abilities, data suggest: Peers with strong language skills can boost their classmates’ abilities, while peers with weak skills may hold them back. ... More>

What’s Going On In There? How Babies’ Brains Practice Speech