A low-cost, one-time intervention that educates teens about the changeable nature of personality traits may prevent an increase in depressive symptoms often seen during the transition to high school.
A sample of new research exploring vigilance for threat in rhesus monkey infants and relations among control, reward, and exploration in learned helplessness.
An innovative research replication initiative confirmsÂ earlier findings that asking witnesses to provide a verbal description of a suspect can impair their ability to select that suspect from a lineup.
Despite its unpleasantness, pain may actually have positive social consequences, acting as a sort of âsocial glueâ that fosters cohesion and solidarity within groups.
New researchÂ revealsÂ that feeling socially disconnected may lead us to lower our threshold for determining that another being is animate or alive.