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This week's roundup features the latest on biracial identity, experts, happiness, and motivation. Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like us to consider? Email us, use the hashtag #SPSPblog, or...

In the Journals

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From health care professionals to political pundits, policy advisors to sports commentators, advisors are often portrayed as experts...


In the News

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This week's roundup features is here. Recently in the news, written a post, or have selections you'd like...


Science in Society

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The first American astronauts were recruited from the ranks of test pilots, largely due to convenience. As Tom...


In the Journals

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Starting a diet? Avoiding the bakery section at the grocery store is a good way to start. Not...


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