A new neuroimaging study reveals imagination may help people with fear or anxiety disorders overcome them. The study reports imagining a threat can alter the way it is represented in the brain.
Researchers provide more real, scientific explanations as to why some people are convinced they have experienced alien encounters.
Perception can cause the evolution of certain traits, a new study reports.
Irrespective of age, education level or gender, those who watch a lot of television are more likely to be susceptible to everyday myths, a new study reports.
Researchers report people anticipate future occurrences of stimuli in line with expected patterns, but the perceived accuracy of the response differs from reality when the stimuli is either accelerated or delayed.
Researchers track the electrical activity in the brains of people who alternately imagined scenes or watched real scenes on video.