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Neuroimaging Highlights Emotion Perception and Memory

This is a photo of family photographs hanging on a clothesline in front of a cloudy sky.

Perception often is thought of in terms of sensory stimuli — what we see, hear, and smell — but it extends beyond the five senses, including complex function of emotional perception. We also can turn this perception inward, toward our own appraisal of an emotional stimulus. ... More>


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Negative People are More Dangerous Drivers

A combination of behavioral and neural measures reveals that neurotic negative people are more likely to get into car crashes. ... More>


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The psychology and neuroscience of terrorism