Press Releases

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring concreteness and psychological distance in language, automatic theory of mind, and women's preferences in male facial masculinity. ... More>


Political Polarization on Twitter Depends on the Issue

While people tend to share political information with those who have similar ideological preferences, new research shows that Twitter is more than just an “echo chamber.” ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring faces and language priming, personality in bonobos, and long-term effects of emotion regulation on the amygdala. ... More>


Daycare Doesn’t Lead to Aggressive Behavior in Toddlers

A study that tracked almost 1,000 Norwegian children indicates that the amount of time children spent in daycare had little impact on aggressive behavior. ... More>


How Others See Our Identity Depends on Moral Traits, Not Memory

We may view our memory as essential to who we are, but new findings suggest that others consider our moral traits to be the core component of our identity. ... More>