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Practically every challenge facing modern society is fueled in part by entrenched behaviors that science can help understand and perhaps change. The federal government is creating a team that will give a broader set of behavioral scientists a seat at the table in policymaking. ... More>
Sometimes, the best way to foster staff cohesion is the simple step of choosing the right words. Psychological scientists Hazel Rose Markus and Alana Conner point this out in their […]... More>
Hide-and-seek: child’s play, or an important developmental tool that teaches children how to work together? British scientists Alex Gillespie and Beth Richardson think it might be both. ... More>
Psychological Adaptation to Urbanization, Technology Reflected In Word Usage Over Last Two Centuries
Using the frequencies of specific written words, new research explores how culture and psychology have evolved over the past two centuries. ... More>