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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>

Do you remember more if the memory is personally relevant?

Older People May Do Poorly on Cognitive Tests Partly Because They Don’t Care About the Tests

Why Psychotherapy Appears to Work (Even When It Doesn’t)