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Psychological Science Finds Big Audience in 2015

When The New York Times published a list of its 2015 articles that had received the most attention from readers — as measured by the total time that readers spent […]... More>


Observer Article

2016 APS Mentor Awards

APS Past President Henry L. “Roddy” Roediger, III, once convinced a graduate student to don a gorilla suit to get a leading scientist’s attention. APS Past President Susan T. Fiske nudged a student to explore such intimidating subjects as magnet physics and electrophysiology. These unusual guiding gestures have earned Fiske and Roediger, along with APS Fellows Richard N. Aslin and Yaacov Trope, the 2016 APS Mentor Award. ... More>


Be Kind, Unwind: How Helping Others Can Help Keep Stress In Check