Press Releases

Medical Resources Allocated Equally Across Groups, but More Efficiently Across Individuals

People make dramatically different decisions about who should receive transplant organs when recipients are presented as part of larger groups. ... More>


Attention to Angry Faces May Predict Future Depression

A prospective study using eye-tracking technology shows that an attentional bias toward angry faces predicts future depressive episodes among women with a history of depression. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring cultural differences in judging competence from faces, acoustic rhythm and perceptual oscillation, and the role of memory consolidation in prejudice formation. ... More>


Life Satisfaction Linked With Mortality Risk in Older Adults

A longitudinal study involving nearly 4,500 people shows that greater life satisfaction in adults age 50 and older is related to a reduced risk of mortality. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring handedness and lateralization of syntactic processing and inhibition of short-term memory. ... More>