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Sensory Memory Can Improve Decision Making

A brief delay between seeing a stimulus and having to make a decision about it can improve the accuracy of our decision, even if we don’t receive any new information in the meantime. ... More>


New Research on Memory From Psychological Science

A sample of new and exciting research on memory from Psychological Science. ... More>


Call for Submissions: Special Issue of Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics on “Structure of Visual Working Memory”

The journal Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, the official journal of the Psychonomic Society, is requesting submissions on the topic of the structure of visual working memory. Submissions are due by […]... More>


New Research on Emotion From Psychological Science

Read about the latest research on emotion from Psychological Science. ... More>


Cover Story

Piecing Together Performance

Of all the familiar characters who reemerge at the start of every school year, from jock to geek to teacher’s pet, perhaps the most intriguing is the overachiever. ... More>