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Psychological Scientists Awarded Nobel for Discovering Brain’s “GPS”

Three European psychological scientists will share the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for their work discovering the brain’s “GPS system.” ... More>


Humans use dominant hand as a constant perceptual ‘ruler’


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>