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Notes on Brain Camp

Summers have a special meaning, and perhaps purpose, for academics, whose lives are structured around the 9-month school year. For this reason, and because of the manifold opportunities for internships […]... More>

Observer Article

Mind Over Midterms

Psychological scientists are studying promising interventions designed to change the mind-sets of students who believe their intelligence is limited or fixed. ... More>

Bower Reflects on Integrating Two Theoretical Frameworks

At the APS-Psychonomic Society W. K. & K. W. Estes Lecture at the 2016 APS Convention in Chicago, APS Past President and William James Fellow Gordon H. Bower delivered a […]... More>

Observer Article

Making Science ‘Edible’

This is a thumbnail image of an apple made up of various science and research tools and symbols.

Likening basic science to fine cooking, APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow awardees Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Roberta Golinkoff offer the recipe they’ve used to make developmental research findings accessible, digestible, and useful for the general public. ... More>

Research Hints at Promise and Difficulty of Helping People With A.D.H.D. Learn