Psychological Science in the News Archive

Highlighting the latest news coverage of psychological science and APS Members

The Disturbing Link Between Sleep Deprivation And False Memories

Older People May Do Poorly on Cognitive Tests Partly Because They Don’t Care About the Tests

Actually, Practice Doesn’t Always Make Perfect — New Study

Spotted at last: “Homo economicus”?

Want to Know When You’ll Die? ‘Big Data’ Could Tell You

Where You Glance Can Reveal Feelings of Love or Lust

The Handiest Tool in the World

Hand-Wringing Over Handwriting

The Science Behind Our Urge To Procrastinate

Why ‘Pinocchio’ May Not Teach Kids Honesty