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Math Anxiety Doesn’t Equal Poor Math Performance

Nervousness and discomfort in relation to math impairs math performance for some students, but new research shows that it’s linked with improved performance for others, at least to a degree. ... More>

Selective Media Coverage May Cause Us to Forget Certain Health Facts

The health facts presented by mass media in the midst of a disease outbreak may influence what we remember, and what we forget, about the disease. ... More>

Observer Article

Cattell Fund Supports Collaborative Research

APS Fellows Peter C. Gordon, Lori Holt, and Greg Hajcak Proudfit will embark on sabbaticals supported by the James McKeen Cattell Fund, each using advanced methods to study a variety of cognitive and emotional processes. ... More>

What Is Social Anxiety?