Psychological Science Badge Program Encourages Open Practices, Study Shows

A new analysis indicates that the two-year-old Open Practices Badge program has positioned APS's flagship journal at the forefront of the research transparency and openness movement in scientific publishing. More>

      

Kraut to Lead PCSAS as New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the Psychological Clinical Science Accreditation System (PCSAS) has announced that Alan G. Kraut will serve as Executive Director.

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Effective Apologies Include Six Elements

A new study identifies six key elements that greatly improve the perception and credibility of an apology.

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Albert Bandura Receives National Medal of Science

President Obama presented eminent psychology researcher Albert Bandura with the National Medal of Science in recognition of his extraordinary contributions to science.

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Hacking Memory to Follow Through with Intentions

Linking tasks that we intend to complete to distinctive cues that we’ll encounter at the right place and the right time may help us remember to follow through.

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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring the development of model-based reinforcement learning, causality and illusory motion perception, and links between mental state and associative activation.

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Rise in Reporting p-Values as “Marginally Significant”

Examining papers published in the first year of each decade from 1970 to 2010 in three psychology journals, researchers found an increase in reporting of results as "marginally significant."

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