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Faces Are More Likely to Seem Alive When We Want to Feel Connected

New research reveals that feeling socially disconnected may lead us to lower our threshold for determining that another being is animate or alive. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “Brain Size Matters” and “Inspiring Interest in Interests” ... More>


Lean On: Workers, Work and the Spouses Who Help Us Succeed

Sheryl Sandberg had a good year last year. She was named chief operating officer of Facebook, and also published the bestselling book Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to […]... More>


Everyday Aggression: We Hurt Those Closest to Us

A review of research on everyday aggression explores the different types of aggression that we display toward the people we encounter in our day-to-day lives. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring supportive environments and student academic performance, space-pitch associations in infants, and confidence across visual perception tasks. ... More>