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Give Your Halloween Candy a Flavor Boost with Psychological Science

On Halloween night, millions of children across the United States will reap the hard-earned fruits of their trick-or-treating labors. Psychological Science has some tips for maximizing your candy enjoyment. ... More>


Northeastern researchers experiment with fear at Newton haunted house


New Research from Clinical Psychological Science

A sample of research exploring cognitive strategy selection and Alzheimer's disease, aversion to injury-related stimuli and self-injury, avoidance tendencies toward conditioned fear stimuli, and conceptualizing emotional disorders. ... More>


Does Diversity Undermine Community Trust?

One of the most conspicuous failures of the 113th Congress has been the Republican House’s refusal to even discuss long-overdue immigration reform, despite the Senate’s painstaking work in crafting a […]... More>