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Right Brained, Wrong Brained: How Caltech Neuroscience Became a Buzzfeed Quiz


Analysis of Social Cognition Predicts Dangerous Drivers

A neuroimaging study finds that safer drivers show more activation in brain areas associated with empathy compared to drivers with a record of traffic violations. ... More>


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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>


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APS Past President McGaugh Wins Grawemeyer Award

James McGaugh, one of APS’s first presidents, has won the prestigious 2015 Grawemeyer Award in Psychology, in recognition of his seminal research on the link between emotions and memory. ... More>