A sample of new research exploring the role of hedonic behavior in risk perception and sexual attraction in cases of autopedophilia… More
Exposure to false information about an event usually makes it more difficult for people to recall the original details, but new research suggests that there may be times when misinformation actually boosts memory. … More
APS Fellow Howard C. Nusbaum serves in a leadership position at the National Science Foundation. From this vantage point, he devotes a guest column to discussing how even the most robust science is still vulnerable to human error.
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CNN: If you’re stressed about finding the perfect presents for your friends and loved ones this holiday season, ask them… More
Los Angeles Times: So, you fancy yourself a really good giver of gifts, don’t you? You think really hard about… More