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Fear, Happiness, and Sadness Share Common Neural Building Blocks

Diverse emotions like sadness, happiness, fear, and anger are all based on common building blocks of valence (i.e., pleasure/displeasure) and arousal, according to new research published in Psychological Science. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring reinforcement learning and cognitive load; biases in attention; neural underpinnings of change detection; and why people choose to earn more than they need to. ... More>

Shhh, The Kids Can Hear You Arguing (Even When They’re Asleep)

Le liti danneggiano i bimbi pure se dormono (Disputes harm children even if they sleep)

Sounds of Arguing Affect Sleeping Babies’ Brains