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Research shows that pedestrians often underestimate how visible they are to drivers at night, and motorists overestimate their own accuracy at spotting pedestrians in the dark. ... More>
The temperature of our environment can have a profound influence on our emotions, perceptions, and even our productivity. ... More>
Drivers are more likely to obey the speed limit on roads where speeding cameras are present but hidden. ... More>
Incorporating “virtual drivers” that looked and acted like humans significantly increased people’s willingness to let an autonomous vehicle take the wheel. ... More>
Working in the technology realm, APS Fellow Donald A. Norman helped engineers base their designs on scientific findings about the ways people and products interact. ... More>