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Why ‘Batman’ Met a Tragic Death on the Highway

Research shows that pedestrians often underestimate how visible they are to drivers at night, and motorists overestimate their own accuracy at spotting pedestrians in the dark. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring how visual features affect mental rotation and whether infants learn labels by mapping them onto concepts. ... More>


New Research From Psychological Science

A sample of new research exploring visual landmarks and path integration in human navigation, object persistence and spatial navigation, and prenatal precursors of memory impairment. ... More>


On the Horizon: Virtual Reality Therapy that Treats Chronic Pain


Cognitive Costs of Crossing the Street Increase with Age

Age-related declines in perceptual, motor, and cognitive skills can make crossing busy streets particularly dangerous for seniors. ... More>