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  • Five Minutes with: a memory researcher

    In the second of a new series of interviews with young and mid-career researchers, Eloise Gibson talks to childhood memory researcher Deirdre Brown about testing children’s recall and helping kids remember events accurately.

  • Study shows prejudice strongly influenced by inequality

    New research co-led by a Victoria University of Wellington researcher shows that encouraging interpersonal interactions to reduce prejudice—a key strategy used around the world—might not be as effective as previously thought.

  • A runner stands at the end of  racing track with arms up in the air in the shape of a V, for victory

    Studying the struggle of self-control

    Research from Victoria University of Wellington is investigating how to help people be more self-controlled and focus on long-term gain rather than immediate rewards.