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An Upbeat Emotion That’s Surprisingly Good for You


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All About Awe

Until recently, the experience of awe received scant attention in affective science. But an expanding body of research is uncovering awe’s profound effects on everyday behavior and overall well-being. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured articles: “The Truth About Trust” and “How Close Relationships Foster Both Health and Heartache” ... More>


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APS Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

APS is honoring six psychological scientists with the Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early-Career Contributions for work that ranges from cultural variability in social learning to the neurobiological and behavioral signatures of fear and anxiety. ... More>