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Character Lab Opens Request for Proposals

Character Lab, a nonprofit cofounded by Angela Duckworth, is working to help fund, and eventually scale, interventions to boost student character strengths and skills in school settings. To this end, we are excited to share with you Character Lab's Request for Proposals (RFP). ... More>


Language, Mind, and Human Nature

Hailed as one of the world’s most influential people, experimental psychologist Steven Pinker’s interests span all aspects of language, mind, and human nature. In his classic book The Language Instinct, […]... More>


Observation

New Journals App Offers APS Members Mobile Access to Articles

A new iOS app that offers mobile access to all five APS journals is now available for free in the Apple iTunes Store at Journals@APS. ... More>


The Benefits of Belonging

Julie L. Martin, Duke University, presents her research on the benefits of belonging at the 2014 APS Convention. ... More>


Observer Article

‘Sensitive’-Topics Research: Is It Really Harmful to Participants?

Two psychology professors argue that “sensitive”-topics research, when approached carefully, is not necessarily more traumatic for participants than “minimal risk” studies. ... More>