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Understanding Loneliness Through Science

A series of articles aims to integrate research on loneliness, examining its causes, consequences, and potential interventions. ... More>


Evolution of the Human Brain: What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Romantic love, and the pair-bonding that it motivates, may have played a critical role in human evolution, researchers argue in an article in Perspectives on Psychological Science. ... More>


AWE: FOR ALTRUISM AND HEALTH?


Why We Love the Pain of Spicy Food


Observation

Books to Check Out: January 2015

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. The Social Psychology of Disability by Dana S. Dunn; Oxford University Press, December 10, 2014. Understanding Adolescents for Helping Professionals by Avidan Milevsky; […]... More>