Psychological Science in the News Archive

Highlighting the latest news coverage of psychological science and APS Members


To Intensify an Experience, Bring a Friend

Teens taught that personality traits change in high school cope with depression better

What 60 Years of Research Has Taught Us About Willpower

When Do Babies Learn Self-Control?

The Myth of the Midlife Crisis

The Value of Your Future Self

In Interrogations, Teenagers Are Too Young to Know Better

The Struggles of a Psychologist Studying Self-Control

Planning to Do Good Tomorrow Gives Us Permission to Be Bad Today

The world is actually becoming more peaceful — believe it or not