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To Boost Concern for the Environment, Emphasize a Long Future, Not Impending Doom

One way to encourage environmentally-friendly behavior is to emphasize the long life expectancy of a nation, and not necessarily its imminent downfall, researchers find. ... More>


“Please Feed Me”: The Power of Putting a Human Face on Social Causes

Companies often put a personal face on products to create a deeper connection with consumers. New research suggests the same idea works for social causes, like recycling and energy conservation. ... More>


How Everyday Ergonomics Shape Your Behavior


Observer Article

Integrative Science Featured at European Conferences

Two APS-cosponsored symposia in Europe delved into the latest integrative science. ... More>


Observer Article

What We Know Now: How Psychological Science Has Changed Over a Quarter Century

APS highlights some of the fields that have emerged or matured, how they have integrated other scientific disciplines, and how researchers are collaborating with international peers. ... More>