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Use of Gestures Reflects Language Instinct in Young Children

When young children use gestures to communicate specific concepts, their gestures segment information and reorganize it into language-like sequences, new research shows. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new studies exploring: genes linked to emotional biases in perception and memory, nonverbal expressions of status, visual representation and language processing, and neural correlates of eudaimonic well-being. ... More>


Poker pros’ arms betray their hands


Forget the poker face, players need poker arms, study suggests


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring identification of graspable objects; the unconscious-thought effect; branding and decision making; infants' communication of shared knowledge; and context-dependent meanings of words. ... More>