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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring: perceptual models of global facial change, limited visual plasticity after a decade of recovered sight, and how stereotypes influence choice. ... More>


Boosting Older Adults’ Vision Through Training

One weeks’ worth of training can improve older adults’ sensitivity to contrast and their ability to see clearly at close distances. ... More>


Want to Grab Drivers’ Attention? Use Road Signs Showing More Action

Simply modifying road signs to show more action—a figure running instead of walking—may dramatically increase driver safety. ... More>


Observation

Blocks and Puzzles May Help Children Learn Spatial Skills

Children who play frequently with puzzles, blocks, and board games tend to have better spatial reasoning abilities than those who don’t, according to data from a nationally representative study published […]... More>