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Volume 27, Issue4April, 2014

Nonverbal Accents

Psychological research is revealing that facial expressions and other forms of nonverbal communications may have culturally specific identifiers, contrary to long-held beliefs about cultural commonalities in emotion cues. … More

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Volume 27, Issue4April, 2014

Mining the Unconscious

The sentences that you are reading are in plain English. They are short. They contain simple words. And yet, while… More

Property Values

Ownership influences how people use objects — you are allowed to use your own car, but it’s usually wrong to… More

Books to Check Out: April 2014

To submit a new book, email apsobserver@psychologicalscience.org. The Rise of Consciousness and the Development of Emotional Life by Michael Lewis… More

Neuroscience Outreach

Children are natural scientists and eager to learn, particularly when the material is relevant and creative and gives them insight… More

Nonverbal Accents

Psychological research is revealing that facial expressions and other forms of nonverbal communications may have culturally specific identifiers, contrary to long-held beliefs about cultural commonalities in emotion cues. … More