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Member Article

Reflecting on a Lifetime of Achievement

As part of its 25th anniversary, APS honors distinguished scientists who have transformed the field of psychological science over the past quarter century. In this issue, we celebrate the careers of Chris Argyris, Uta Frith, Ed Diener, and Allan R. Wagner. ... More>


Remembering Alice M. Isen

Colleagues remember Alice M. Isen and her groundbreaking research on positive affect. ... More>

Observer Article

New Frontiers in the Science of Positive Emotions

A symposium chaired by Barbara Fredrickson of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offered an overview of several exciting new studies on the science of positive emotions. ... More>

Happiness is the best medicine

How Positive Emotions Lead to Better Health