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You Look More Powerful When You Avoid Talking Details, Study Shows

People may see you as powerful based not only on your job title or your income, but on the very words you use in conversation and speeches, research suggests. ... More>


This Is Your Brain on Writing


Sleep May Help the Brain Integrate New Language Skills

Research suggests that slow-wave, or deep, sleep may play a role in helping us learn the language rules that we don't think about consciously. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring speech rate and word recognition, infants' perception of infant speech sounds, and genetic contributions to perception of ambiguous visual patterns. ... More>