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National Institutes of Health Announce Intent to Publish 4 Funding Opportunity Announcements

The National Institutes of Health Science of Behavior Change (SOBC) Common Fund Program intends to support a collaborative research infrastructure involving an interdisciplinary team of basic and clinical scientists to develop the foundation for an experimental medicine approach to behavior change. ... More>


Amazing, once-in-a-lifetime experiences make us social misfits


Workplace Ostracism More Distressing Than Harassment

Being ignored, excluded, or overlooked at work inflicts more damage on our physical and mental health than does being harassed, a new study shows. ... More>


A Recipe for Healthy Conflict

Mild task conflict — when group members disagree about the content of a task being performed — could be beneficial for teams, encouraging members to share different opinions and perspectives. ... More>


Keeping Up With the Joneses

Watch Nora H. Hope, McGill University, present her research on "Keeping Up with the Joneses: How Friends' Perfectionism Spurs Extrinsic Aspirations" at the 2014 APS Annual Convention in San Francisco. ... More>