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Can a Brain Scan Tell What You’re Thinking?


Distinct Stages of Thinking Revealed by Brain Activity Patterns

By combining two analytical strategies, researchers were able to use fMRI to identify patterns of brain activity that aligned with four distinct stages of problem solving. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new articles exploring the relationship between divorce-related distress and blood pressure reactivity and reanalysis of findings using Bayesian evidence synthesis. ... More>


Science Develops New Data- and Materials-Sharing Requirements

The Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) guidelines, developed in 2015, are being put into action at the journal Science. ... More>


Rise in Reporting p-Values as “Marginally Significant”

Examining papers published in the first year of each decade from 1970 to 2010 in three psychology journals, researchers found an increase in reporting of results as "marginally significant." ... More>