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Children’s Language Advantage

Why are children more successful at learning a new language compared to adults? Elissa Newport has devoted her career to studying human language acquisition, including the learning differences between children […]... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Aimed at integrating cutting-edge psychological science into the classroom, Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science offers advice and how-to guidance about teaching a particular area of research or topic in […]... More>


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Giving Psychological Science Away Online

Sharing scientific findings on social media is more worthwhile — and less time-consuming — than many researchers think, says psychological scientist and science writer Jason Goldman. ... More>


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Stanford SPARQ Sparks Change

A new center honors Nalini Ambady’s legacy by sharing social psychological innovations with people working to fight racism, poverty, and other societal problems. ... More>


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Achieving ‘Good Article’ Status in Wikipedia

Psychology professor Paula Marentette helped her students achieve a coveted designation on the collaborative online encyclopedia. ... More>