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A Blueprint for Thoughtful Clinical Research

Inspired by a standout Perspectives on Psychological Science article, a group of scientists designed their own research tips from a clinical point of view. ... More>


Observer Article

First-of-Its-Kind Registered Replication Report Examines Verbal Overshadowing Effect

An innovative research replication initiative involving multiple labs following a shared, vetted study protocol supports earlier findings that asking witnesses to provide a verbal description of a suspect can impair their ability to select that suspect from a lineup. ... More>


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Perspectives Launches ‘Forward Thinking’ Section

Research, in the early stages, is a generative process; results can be conflicting, messy, and difficult to interpret, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t thought provoking and worthy of being […] More>


New Insights Into Eyewitness Memory From Groundbreaking Replication Initiative

An innovative research replication initiative confirms earlier findings that asking witnesses to provide a verbal description of a suspect can impair their ability to select that suspect from a lineup. ... More>


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