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Cover Story

Robots for Research

This is a photo of the cover of the October Observer.

Childlike robots are increasingly at the center of a unique form of integrative science, bringing together experts in robotics, neuroscience, linguistics, and child development. ... More>

Barbie Wants to Get to Know Your Child

Can You Trust Nexi?

People face this predicament all the time—can you determine a person’s character in a single interaction? A robot named Nexi has helped psychological scientists figure out the answer. ... More>

Lab Profile

APS Lab Profile: George Mason University Arch Lab

APS provides an overview of the George Mason University Arch Laboratory located in Fairfax, Virginia, USA. The Arch Lab bridges theory, experimentation, and application in the cognitive sciences. ... More>