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Reflecting on Lifetimes of Achievement

APS concludes its 25th anniversary series with profiles of three leaders who have made indelible contributions to psychological science. This month, we profile Janellen Huttenlocher, Larry L. Jacoby, and Karen A. Matthews. ... 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


A Tiny Pronoun Says a Lot About You