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Are Neutral Faces Really Neutral?

A symposium at the 2016 APS Annual Convention in Chicago featuring five psychological scientists examined just how unemotional our neutral faces really are and explained how people often derive meaning from these expressionless faces nonetheless. ... More>


Failure, Emotions, and Explaining It to Your Boss

Two experiments investigate whether it's better to play it cool or fess up with your heart on your sleeve when you make a major error at work. ... More>


Curiosity Is Not Intrinsically Good


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring pupillary contagion among infants, scene integration outside awareness, and early ability as a predictor of later achievement. ... More>


The sneaky ways babies get inside our heads