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Navigating the Brain’s GPS

New brain research sheds light on how people find their way through complex street grids and handle other navigation challenges. ... More>


Daydreaming: The Other Kind of Distracted Driving

A new study demonstrates the specific risks people take when they let their minds wander while driving. ... More>


Crash! Collisions in the Mind’s Eye

My son was involved in a serious motorcycle accident some months ago. He was driving on a major avenue in Washington, DC, going the posted speed, when a taxi pulled […]... More>


Old and on the Road: Can We Train Elderly Drivers To Be Safer?

Mr. Magoo, a cartoon regular of early TV, was notorious for his hazardous driving. He was a retiree, befuddled and extremely nearsighted, yet he continued to drive despite these obvious […]... More>