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Want to Grab Drivers’ Attention? Use Road Signs Showing More Action

Simply modifying road signs to show more action—a figure running instead of walking—may dramatically increase driver safety. ... More>


You Feel Closer to Your Destination Even When You’re Not


Your Brain Has No Idea Where It’s Going


Uncovering a New Angle on Mental Distance

Why does the second hour of a journey seem shorter than the first? Research suggests that the answer lies in how we’re physically oriented in space. ... More>


Observation

‘Seeing’ Without Seeing

Body movements, like waving your hand, can trigger visual sensations in the absence of visual information, meaning we may be able to "see" in the dark. ... More>