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Virtual Avatars May Impact Real-World Behavior

How you represent yourself in the virtual world of video games may affect how you behave toward others in the real world, according to new research. ... More>


Know Thy Avatar: Good and Evil in the Gaming World


Know Thy Avatar: Good and Evil in the Gaming World

The 2013 Ben Stiller film The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is a remake of a 1947 Danny Kaye movie of the same name, which was itself based on a […]... More>


Researchers Study Self-Knowledge (Literally)


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>