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New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring cross-modal adaptation to faces and voices, probabilistic models of cognition, attention and recognition memory, perceptual abilities and synesthesia, and intentions and response inhibition. ... More>


“Seeing” Faces Through Touch

New research shows that we don't just see faces with our eyes — our sense of touch can also contribute to face perception. ... More>


Researchers Study Self-Knowledge (Literally)


Scientists trigger ‘out-of-body’ experience using heartbeats


Visualized Heartbeat Can Trigger ‘Out-of-Body Experience’

Researchers find that a visual projection of human heartbeats can be used to generate an “out-of-body experience.” The findings could inform new kinds of treatment for people with self-perception disorders. ... More>