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‘Brain-training’ games train you in only one thing: Playing brain-training games

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring how children learn and apply social norms and how working memory modulates processing of emotional information outside conscious awareness. ... More>

Why You Should Break Up With Your Smartphone During Lunch Breaks

Scrolling through apps on a smartphone might actually sap cognitive resources rather than restoring them during breaks. ... More>

Brain Exercises Don’t Live Up to the Hype, Researchers Say

New Research From Clinical Psychological Science

New research explores attentional bias and posttraumatic stress among asylum seekers, rumination and cognitive bias modification, and a potential model targeting individuals at risk of sexual assault in military settings. ... More>