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How ‘Bias’ Went From a Psychological Observation to a Political Accusation

How the Stress of Racism Affects Learning

Heart Trouble: Exploring Links Between Racism and Health Risks

Using two large data sets, researchers investigated whether levels of racial bias are associated with levels of circulatory disease in counties across the US. ... More>

Cover Story

Here, There, Everywhere

Psychological scientists have built thriving research careers outside the traditional boundaries of university psychology and behavioral science departments, including dentistry, optometry, engineering, music, fashion, and even physics. In a special feature, some of these researchers discuss their unconventional academic career paths and the scientific perspectives they bring to these various fields. ... More>

Observer Article

The Roots of Religion

Belgian psychological scientist Vassilis Saroglou has identified two personality traits that shape our religiosity. He and other researchers explain the psychological and cultural foundations of spiritual beliefs and practices. ... More>