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Self-Driving Cars Need Social Skills

The first at-fault incident with Google’s self-driving car illustrates the importance of social cognition in driving. ... More>

To Spot a Liar, Listen Closely

An analysis of fraudulent financial statements reveals that company executives used specific vocal cues while lying. ... More>

The Fascinating Science Behind ‘Talking’ With Your Hands

Student Notebook

What You Say Matters

Many graduate students fear public speaking, yet for many of us it is a pervasive aspect of graduate life. Standing in front of a group of people, whether for an […]... More>

Observer Article

Love in the Time of Twitter

People today are as likely to meet their potential valentines on the Internet as they are at a mixer. Psychological scientists and other researchers are exploring the ways that online communication is affecting the formation of friendships and romantic relationships. ... More>