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How You Tune Out Your Spouse—and Why

Your Spouse’s Voice Is Easier to Hear – And Easier to Ignore

The familiar voice of a spouse stands out against other voices, helping to sharpen auditory perception and making it easier to focus on one voice at a time. ... More>

How brain lets us hear our inner voice

Inner Speech Speaks Volumes About the Brain

A new study examines a possible brain mechanism for internal speech -- that monologue you "hear" inside your head even in the absence of actual sound. ... More>


Four APS Fellows Elected to NAS

Five psychological scientists, including four APS Fellows, are among the 84 new members and 21 foreign associates elected to the National Academy of Sciences, in recognition of their contributions and achievements in original research. ... More>