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Why the Drive Home Really Does Feel Shorter

An unexpectedly long drive in one direction can create an illusion that the drive home is shorter, even when the time spent travelling is exactly the same. ... More>

New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring concern about bias and time perception, active suppression of sensory inputs, and the relationship between weight discrimination and mortality risk. ... More>

This Is Why You Feel So Sad on Sunday (and How to Fix It)

Lengthy Commutes Take a Mental Toll

The longer the drive to work, the lower people rate their overall satisfaction with life. ... More>

Decoding the Time Course of Conscious and Unconscious Operations

Science is teasing apart the series of distinct operations that occur in the brain as a person processes information. APS Fellow Stanislas Dehaene describes new research methods that can help […]... More>