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Why “Yes” Is More Powerful Than “No”

Whether it’s asking to borrow a cell phone or soliciting a charitable donation, social norms strongly favor saying “yes” over "no." ... More>


UNSW researchers find human intuition does exist


Observer Article

At NASA, Psychological Science Is Rocket Science

Combining behavioral science with engineering expertise, APS Fellow Mary Kaiser has played a crucial part in preparing astronauts and their spacecraft for journeys beyond Earth’s atmosphere. ... More>


How to Give Workers a (Better) Break

New research from Baylor University identifies two key factors that can help employees make the most of their workday breaks. ... More>


Intuition – It’s More Than a Feeling

New research suggests that people can use gut instincts to make better, faster decisions — providing strong evidence that something like intuition does actually exist. ... More>