The brain and illusions
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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Car illusion

An illusion we made on our street, turns out these toy cars actually have a purpose.

An oldie but a goodie...

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For Stealthy Electric Cars, Auditory Illusions Could Save Lives | The Crux | Discover Magazine

For Stealthy Electric Cars, Auditory Illusions Could Save Lives | The Crux | Discover Magazine | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

The silent purr of an electric car is a selling point over the vroom of a gasoline engine, but it comes with an undesirable side effect: An electric car can pounce on unsuspecting passerbys like a puma on prey. In fact, the NHTSA found that hybrid electric cars are disproportionately dangerous to pedestrians. To deal with this problem, it has been proposed that sound be added to hybrid and electric vehicles, whether it be bird-songs or recordings of someone making “vroom vroom” sounds

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