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Why You Should Break Up With Your Smartphone During Lunch Breaks

Scrolling through apps on a smartphone might actually sap cognitive resources rather than restoring them during breaks. ... More>

Job Satisfaction Tends to Increase with Age

A new longitudinal analysis of nearly 22,000 people finds that job satisfaction paradoxically increased with age yet decreased with job tenure. ... More>


Books to Check Out: October 2016

Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive in Work and Life by Susan David; Avery, September 6, 2016. Psychology Led Astray: Cargo Cult in Science and Therapy by Tomasz Witkowski; […]... More>

Observer Article

Remembering Earl B. ‘Buz’ Hunt

This is a portrait of Buz Hunt.

Friends and colleagues of an acclaimed intelligence researcher celebrate his wit, charm, and scientific focus on individual differences in cognitive abilities. ... More>

The Right Music Can Bring Teams Together

New research from Cornell University finds that upbeat music can spur people to behave more cooperatively during an economics game. ... More>