Observer Article

We Need a Second NIH

“In my opinion, the greatest risk for science is to stop taking risks,” Elias A. Zerhouni, director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has written. In furtherance of this […]... More>

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2007-2008 Cattell Fund Fellowships Announced

The James McKeen Cattell Fund and APS are pleased to announce that Lisa Feldman Barrett, Susan Gelman, and Sandra Waxman are this year’s James McKeen Cattell Fund Fellowship recipients. Since […]... More>

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Tsunami Researchers Help Rebuild a Community

On December 26, 2004, one of history’s deadliest and most destructive tsunamis struck 12 countries bordering the Indian Ocean, the result of a massive 9.1 magnitude underwater earthquake off the […]... More>

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Get a (Second) Life

As a psychology researcher, imagine being able to get a group of people together in a social environment where they are able to relax and be themselves, but where one […]... More>


Samuel Komorita Remembered

APS Fellow and Charter Member Sam Komorita, professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Illinois, died of emphysema on December 11, 2006. Sam was best known for his contributions […]... More>