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Graham Presents Findings From NAS Bullying Report

APS Board Member Sandra Graham was among the eminent researchers who recently presented findings from a new National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine report on bullying. ... More>


Withdrawn Children Show Predictable Brain Activity During Social Interactions

Findings from fMRI study provide insight into the brain activity of socially withdrawn children and could inform interventions aimed preventing anxiety disorders among children at risk. ... More>


Why “Yes” Is More Powerful Than “No”

Whether it’s asking to borrow a cell phone or soliciting a charitable donation, social norms strongly favor saying “yes” over "no." ... More>


How to Boast on the Sly


Let’s Get Lunch! Group Meals Spur Cooperation

New research investigating team performance among firefighters finds that dining together was associated with increased cooperation and better work-group performance. ... More>