Quantcast

Latest Philosophy of perception Stories

2014-03-31 13:35:45

Ever notice how Harry Potter's T-shirt abruptly changes from a crewneck to a henley shirt in "The Order of the Phoenix," or how in "Pretty Woman," Julia Roberts' croissant inexplicably morphs into a pancake?

Understanding How You See In The Dark
2013-10-31 09:00:19

Most people can see their body's movement in the absence of light

Study Reveals Language Influences What We See
2013-08-27 09:16:01

People naturally assume the sense of sight takes in the world as it is, simply passing on what the eyes collect from light reflected by the objects around us. The truth is more complicated, however, as the eyes do not work alone.

2013-07-23 23:26:56

The three new brain exercises help individuals train their ability to perceive and react to the size, distance and depth aspects of their daily environment and sport activities. New

Spatial Perception Influenced By Fear
2012-10-29 05:41:33

n the results of a groundbreaking study recently published in the journal Current Biology, two psychologists have shown that a sense of fear and impending danger can actually alter our perception of space and distances when we are being approached by a threatening object.

Spatial Perception Influenced By Fear
2012-10-22 12:48:06

Two psychologists recently demonstrated that a sense of fear and impending danger can change our spatial perception of an approaching object.

2012-05-23 19:02:29

When grabbing a coffee mug out of a cluttered cabinet or choosing a pen to quickly sign a document, what brain processes guide your choices?

Holding A Gun Causes People To Think Others Are Holding Guns, Too
2012-03-22 13:05:35

New and interesting research from the University of Notre Dame suggests that wielding a gun causes that person to see guns in the hands of others.


Word of the Day
whirret
  • To give a box on the ear to.
The word 'whirret' may be onomatopoeic.