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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring distortions in feature binding after eye movements, facial movements that camouflage signals from face morphology, and positive affect and cognitive control. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new articles exploring visual field changes during reading, shape skeletons in vision, conflict experience in cognitive adaptation, and effects of social and nonsocial cues on attention capture. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring attention to losses, filtering mechanisms in visual working memory, inhibition in feature-based attention, control over gains/losses, and pathways for spatial and temporal touch. ... More>


Super Rare Items Are Most Likely to Be Missed

Jobs in security, medicine, and other fields require employees to identify a target in the midst of distracting information. How good are we at picking out rare but important targets? ... More>


Study: smartphone game shows baggage screeners likely to miss ultra-rare items