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Cover Story

Overcoming ‘Us’ and ‘Them’

APS Past President Mahzarin R. Banaji headlines the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco — a 4-day program of research in psychological science and its subdisciplines. Find coverage of Banaji’s Fred Kavli Keynote Address and other Convention events in this issue of the Observer. ... More>


Are We Overreacting to Cyberbullies?

Expert Dan Olweus asserts that cyberbullying is far less common than traditional types of bullying. ... More>


Innovation on Display at Inaugural SAS Conference

“Ideas worth spreading” were on display at the Inaugural Conference of the Society for Affective Science ... More>


Presidential Column

Translating Psychological Science to Law (and Back)

A legal scholar and a social psychologist are working closely to bring behavioral science to bear on the legal system. ... More>


Kids Come to Like Their Own Before They Dislike “Outsiders”

Young children give preferential treatment to people in "their" group, but they don't start discriminating against outsiders until later in childhood, researchers find. ... More>