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Register Online for the 2014 AAAS Meeting in Chicago

Registration for the 2014 AAAS Meeting, to be held February 13–17, 2014, in Chicago, is now open. Online press registration is available until January 22, 2014. The conference will include […]... More>


Observer Article

Reflecting on Lifetimes of Achievement

As part of our 25th anniversary, APS honors scientists who have transformed psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of John R. Anderson, Ellen M. Markman, Elissa L. Newport, and John R. Weisz. ... More>


Language-Gap Study Bolsters a Push for Pre-K


Talking Directly to Toddlers Strengthens Their Language Skills

Just as young children need nourishing food to build physical strength, they also need linguistic nutrition for optimal development of language and cognitive abilities. ... More>


The Why Factor: Swearing