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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring directed forgetting of habits, genetic influences on social interdependence, and links between national income and subjective well-being. ... More>


Observer Article

Making the Most of Science, In and Out of the Classroom

A popular introductory psychology class shows how students’ curiosity can identify real-world applications for psychological research findings. ... More>


Observer Article

The Psychological Toll of the Smartphone

Psychological research confirms that smartphones are indeed creating a new kind of stress for people at home, at work, and in social settings. ... More>


Teaching Current Directions

Teaching Current Directions in Psychological Science

Featured Articles: “Is It Always Wrong to Be Right?” and “What Explains the Home-Field Advantage?” ... More>


Making Room for Wonder in Children’s Lives