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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring computer modeling of the evolution of honor cultures and mechanisms that drive vicarious fear learning. ... More>


Poverty’s Role in Intellectual Development


Poverty Dampens Genetic Influence on IQ, in the US

A new meta-analysis indicates that the influence of genes on intelligence varies according to people’s social class in the US, but not in Western Europe or Australia. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring authoritarianism and attitudes toward out-groups, categorization of sexual orientation, and attention and perceptual learning. ... More>


The Paradox of Effort