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Preterm Birth Linked With Lower Math Abilities and Less Wealth

People who are born premature tend to accumulate less wealth as adults, and a new study suggests that this may be due to lower mathematics abilities. ... More>


Candy Crush: Study Shows Kids Crave Sugar for Biological Reasons


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring how visual features affect mental rotation, whether infants learn labels by mapping them onto concepts, and how quality of communication predicts children's language learning. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring visual landmarks and path integration in human navigation, object persistence and spatial navigation, and prenatal precursors of memory impairment. ... More>


Richeson, Behrmann Cohen, Dell, and Baillargeon Elected to NAS

APS Past Board Member Jennifer A. Richeson and three APS Fellows have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. ... More>