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Dressing for Success: From Lucky Socks to the Red Sneaker Effect

Most workplaces observe some sort of dress code, but recent research suggests that bending these rules a bit may enhance perceptions of professional status and power. ... More>

Richard Ivry: Actions Speak Louder Than Words

William James Fellow Award Address recorded May 2016 in Chicago at the 28th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science.... More>

Observer Article

Making Sense

The language we speak, the families we grow up with, and the genes we are born with all shape the way each of us understands the world. A panel of scientists, including APS Secretary Gün Semin and APS Fellow Shihui Han, discusses the ongoing multidisciplinary efforts to study how humans make meaning. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring kinesthetic working memory, prenatal development and social trust in adolescence and adulthood, and implicit social biases in individuals with autism. ... More>