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A Thing or Two About Twins

Wendy Johnson

University of Edinburgh, UK What does your research focus on? My research explores how genetic and environmental influences transact to shape the way people move through their lives and […]... More>

Observer Article

Global Psychological Science at Its Best


Pursuing big questions in psychological science is an international effort. APS recently co-sponsored programs featuring cross-cutting research presentations by some of the most distinguished scientists in the field. ... More>

Presidential Column

Beyond Nature vs. Nurture: Philosophical Insights From Molecular Biology

The “new genetics” research in molecular biology, as this month’s invited Presidential Column by Frances Champagne illustrates, has important implications for psychological science (so important, in fact, that it will […]... More>

Observer Article

The New Genetics

Frances Champagne Back in the day, when you learned about genetics and evolution in school, it was all about Mendel and Darwin or more recent refinements of their basic ideas. […]... More>