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Failure, Emotions, and Explaining It to Your Boss

Two experiments investigate whether it's better to play it cool or fess up with your heart on your sleeve when you make a major error at work. ... More>

Where We Live Affects Our Bias Against Mixed-Race Individuals

Whites living in areas with low racial diversity have a harder time categorizing mixed-race individuals, which correlates with greater prejudice against mixed-race individuals. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the impact of metaphorical conflict on social perception and the relationship between empathic accuracy and prosocial behavior. ... More>