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New Application Deadline Set for Participating in Replication Project

Overwhelming interest in a new Registered Replication project, involving a study on the effect of priming on intelligence, has prompted organizers to move up the application deadline for participation. ... More>


“Professor Priming” Focus of APS Registered Replication Report Project

A new Registered Replication Report (RRR) will investigate the hypothesis that priming people to think of themselves as professors or hooligans can affect their scores on intelligence tests. ... More>


Surprising Authors of Psychological Studies

This is a photo of Lisa Kudrow.

When we think of famous psychological scientists, names like Tim Duncan, Albert Einstein, Lisa Kudrow, and the Dalai Lama don’t typically come to mind. ... More>


Replication Project Investigates Self-Control as Limited Resource

A new research replication project, involving 24 labs and over 2100 participants, failed to reproduce findings from a previous study that suggested that self-control is a depletable resource. ... More>


Why It’s So Hard to Shake a Bad First Impression

New research shows that it takes relatively little evidence to convince us of someone’s moral decline, and substantially more evidence to convince us of their moral improvement. ... More>