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Unraveling Mysteries of Safe Steering with Behavioral Science

A new explanation for dangerous swerving movements while steering could lead to new safety systems that can predict driver behavior. ... More>


The Curious Science of When Multitasking Works


Distraction Is No Longer A Barrier For Learning


Consistent Distraction May Not Hinder Learning

Distraction may not be a problem for learning, as long as the distraction is consistent during both learning and recall phases, researchers find. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new studies exploring asymmetry in frontal brain activation and sensitivity to developmental context, and the influence of mental representations on hand movements. ... More>