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People Show “Blind Insight” Into Decision Making Performance

People can gauge the accuracy of their decisions, even if their decision making performance itself is no better than chance, a phenomenon researchers call "blind insight." ... More>


Can People Tell When They’re Too Sleepy to Drive Safely?

Drowsy driving can be just as dangerous as drunk driving, leading a team of researchers to ask whether sleepy drivers can accurately determine when they’re too tired for safe driving. ... More>


How Trustworthy Is The Voice of Your GPS?

Drivers' attitudes and road behavior may be influenced by the perceived ‘personality’ of the voice used in vehicles to provide turn-by-turn navigation directions. ... More>


Why It’s Wise to Gamble First, Eat Later


At the Ballot Box: Are You a Political Extremist?

Election Day 2014 arrives at a time of extreme political division in the U.S., and moderates of both parties are worried about the fringe. It’s always the case, and especially […]... More>