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Using Technology to Scale the Scientific Mountain

At a special presidential theme program, researchers report on how behavioral genetics, mobile sensing, and social networks have enhanced scientific research. ... More>


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Science That Serves the Public

Applying psychological science to promote public cooperation and the responsible use of technology in education are highlights at the Psychological Science in the Public Interest symposium. ... More>


Workplace Diversity Initiatives May Mask Discrimination

Workplace diversity initiatives might actually create a false sense of fairness, leading people to overlook lingering discrimination, a new study shows. ... More>


Everyday Aggression: We Hurt Those Closest to Us

A review of research on everyday aggression explores the different types of aggression that we display toward the people we encounter in our day-to-day lives. ... More>


APS Fellow James Jackson Appointed to National Science Board

President Barack Obama has appointed James Jackson, an APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow, to the National Science Board. ... More>