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Dreaming while awake is possible and other strange facts about dreams

Dreaming while awake is possible and other strange facts about dreams

British Psychological Society | 
[W]e’ve examined five strange findings about dreaming from the psychology literature: … 3. People who no longer think can still ...
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7 weird facts about how humans see the world

British Psychological Society | 
It might be the best-studied of all our senses, but surprises about the way our vision works just keep on ...
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How blinking alters the way our brains perceive the passage of time

Every few seconds, each time you blink, your retinas are deprived of visual input for a period lasting anywhere between ...

Are atheists smarter than religious people?

British Psychological Society | 
Of course, there are examples of extremely intelligent individuals with strong religious convictions. But various studies have found that, on ...

Neuroscience, mindfullness and reslience in school kids

Mosaic | 
For scientists the concept of psychological resilience began in the 1970s with studies of children who did fine – or ...
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