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Why Coffee Shops Boost Concentration

Concentration can be contagious: Simply sitting next to someone exerting a lot of mental effort on a task can boost your own productivity. ... More>

New Windshield Displays May Unleash an Invisible Gorilla

As in the classic “invisible gorilla” experiment, researchers find that high-tech windshield displays are likely to distract drivers from even obvious road hazards. ... More>

Negative Emotional Cues Send Drivers to Distraction

New research investigating the role of emotions in distracted driving finds that hearing, as well as seeing, emotional words can have a significant impact on the way we drive. ... More>

Playing High-Action Video Games May Speed Up Learning, Studies Say

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