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How You Practice Matters for Learning a Skill Quickly

Practice alone doesn’t make perfect, but learning can be optimized if you practice in the right way, according to new data from more than 850,000 online game players. ... 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>


APS 2013 Mentor Award: Michael T. Turvey

Michael T. Turvey, University of Connecticut, is best known for his pioneering work in ecological psychology and for applying a dynamic systems approach to the study of motor behavior. Elke […]... More>


Your Brain Sees Even When You Don’t


Brain Can Plan Actions Toward Things the Eye Doesn’t See

People can plan strategic movements to several different targets at the same time, even when they see far fewer targets than are actually present. ... More>