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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring word order across languages; perception of animacy; resilience and adversity; motor activation in infants; and temporal predictability in relation to action and perception. ... More>


Brain Can Plan Actions Toward Things the Eye Doesn’t See

People can plan strategic movements to several different targets at the same time, even when they see far fewer targets than are actually present. ... More>


Monkey See, Monkey Do: Visual Feedback Is Necessary for Imitating Facial Expressions

Research using new technology shows that our ability to imitate facial expressions depends on learning that occurs through visual feedback. ... More>


Stop acting on impulse


Phantom hand mapped for the first time