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More Than Just Faces in a Crowd

Our capacity for remembering items that aren’t relevant to the task at hand -- such as memory for faces in a crowd -- may be greater than previously thought. ... More>


The Apple of the Mind’s Eye

This image is an illustration of an apple.

With its simple design, the Apple Inc. logo is one of the most recognizable emblems in the world. But how well do people remember details of the icon? ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring preferences for novel alternatives and the role of location in binding an object's shape and its color in visual perception. ... More>


The Shape of a Logo Has a Powerful Impact on Consumers

People reacted very differently to a product depending on whether the logo shape was angular or circular. ... More>


Self-Control Competes with Memory

Using self-control to inhibit motor responses to sudden stimuli can sap mental resources away from other cognitive processes. ... More>