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Why Names Are So Easy to Forget

Bad Habit? You Can Forget About It

Forgiving a Wrong May Actually Make It Easier to Forget

We’re often told to “forgive and forget” the wrongs that we suffer — new psychology research suggests that there may be some scientific truth behind the common saying. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring directed forgetting of habits, genetic influences on social interdependence, and links between national income and subjective well-being. ... More>

People Selectively Remember the Details of Atrocities That Absolve In-Group Members

Conversations about wartime atrocities often omit important details, and these omissions can lead people to remember the events differently depending on their social group membership. ... More>