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Observer Article

Making the Most of Science, In and Out of the Classroom

A popular introductory psychology class shows how students’ curiosity can identify real-world applications for psychological research findings. ... More>


Observer Article

2014 APS Mentor Awards

Gilles O. Einstein, Megan R. Gunnar, Richard E. Nisbett, and Robert Rosenthal receive the 2014 APS Mentoring Award for lifetime achievement in shaping the future of science. ... More>


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‘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>


Champions of Psychology

Champions of Psychological Science: Brian Nosek

APS Fellow Brian Nosek tells young scientists not to be afraid of being different or of looking stupid. ... More>


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