Social scientists outline the affective, social, and environmental cues that promote social coordination among individuals, teams, and entire societies… More
New research suggests that asking more questions—and in particular, asking more follow-up questions—increases people’s positive impressions.
U.S. News & World Report: Being mean to someone isn’t typically seen as something to be proud of – but… More
Laugh it up! Humor is universal across human cultures — and fuels psychological research on everything from social perception to emotion regulation… More
A growing body of research has shown that fun in the workplace has important consequences for learning and motivation… More
Whether a complement to a standard classroom environment or a cornerstone of Web-based classes, online discussion boards are becoming a staple in higher education. APS Past President Morton Ann Gernsbacher discusses how to make those discussion boards as engaging and interactive as possible… More