January/February Observer

Psychological scientists have long studied bias, from explicit and implicit attitudes to stereotypes and structural inequality. Now they’re working to apply those findings within the field itself. More

December Observer

See this issue for insights into how giving and gratitude can break down barriers, plus APS President Shinobu Kitayama’s exploration of how systemic racism reflects bias entrenched in our social institutions, and how language shapes our theory of mind. More

Research on Giving

To learn more about the science of giving during this time of Thanksgiving, see APS’s Research Topic on Giving. More

November Observer Magazine

See this issue for insights into the socioeconomic conditions that have made communities of color uniquely vulnerable to COVID-19. Also: teaching in a pandemic, and why APS stands the test of time. More