The study of time perception serves as a hallmark of integrative science, mixing linguistics, cognitive neuroscience, and attention research to explore the ways people feel the minutes and hours pass. And increasingly, this research is focusing on the role that emotion plays in distorting our sense of time… More
Testing for Measurement Invariance: Does your measure mean the same thing for different participants?
From Beck’s Depression Inventory to the Positive and Negative Affect Schedule (PANAS), psychological scientists regularly use scales, schedules, and inventories in published empirical papers. But how can we be certain that these questionnaires actually measure the same construct across all respondents… More
APS William James Fellow Barbara Landau challenges enduring theories on the complex interplay of language, sensory input, and thought processes… More
The pioneering scientific expert on children’s self-control was a driving force behind the advancement of integrative science and international collaboration… More
Inattentional blindness plays out when, absent any vision problems, individuals are so focused on a visual aspect of a scene that they fail to notice some other, highly visible feature… More
As a science writer at The New Yorker, Maria Konnikova, 34, focuses on the brain, and the weird and interesting… More