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Psychological Science Coming Soon to an MCAT Near You

To better prepare future doctors for the advancing demands of healthcare in the US, a new section on behavioral and social sciences will be included on the MCAT in 2015. ... More>


Why Don’t Boom-Times Make People Happier?


Even Depressed People Believe that Life Gets Better

Even depressed adults seem to share the typical belief that the future will be brighter, but this optimism may not lead to better outcomes, researchers find. ... More>


Troubled #hearts — in 140 characters

I joined Twitter in 2008, and I’ve always been impressed by the diversity of this floating conversation. People will just as soon tweet about dinner as the sorry state of […]... More>


In Defense of Spoilers