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Children Learn to Take Turns for Mutual Gain

It takes children until they are about 5 years old to learn to take turns with others, while the social skill seems to elude chimpanzees of all ages. ... More>

For Teens, Learning That Personalities Change Buffers Against Stress

Learning that social and personality traits can change helps teens cope with social challenges, which can help mitigate stress and improve academic performance. ... More>

Cultivating Wisdom at Work

New research investigates the use of wise reasoning in everyday life, concluding that wisdom may not be as rare as we might think. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring pupillary contagion among infants, scene integration outside awareness, and early ability as a predictor of later achievement. ... More>

The Surprising Link Between the Economy and Narcissism