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Think Again: Nostalgia Increases Positive Feelings Towards Out-Groups

A recent study published in the European Journal of Social Psychology suggests nostalgia has a positive effect on attitudes towards out-groups. ... More>

Sleep Unbinds Memories From Their Emotional Context

The authors of a recent article in the journal Cortex wondered if sleep could protect memories from emotional interference. ... More>

Blindsight in Children With Cerebral Lesions

A study published in Cortex addresses why some children who sustain damage to the visual processing areas of the brain retain an unconscious ability to respond to visual stimuli. ... More>

The Influence of Children’s Personalities on Interventions for Aggression

In a new study, a group of psychological scientists examines how personality influences the effectiveness of an intervention for aggressive children. ... More>

Trading Places

Hide-and-seek: child’s play, or an important developmental tool that teaches children how to work together? British scientists Alex Gillespie and Beth Richardson think it might be both. ... More>