The brain and illusions
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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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How to fool your sense of touch with sound - YouTube

Full story: bit.ly/NSsoundFX Want to feel instantly lively, slimmer, or more motivated? Try tweaking the noises your body makes.
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A hands-on demonstration showing how to fool your brain into thinking that the finger is running along different surfaces.

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Optical Illusions and Visual Phenomena

Optical Illusions and Visual Phenomena | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

Just wanted to plug this site by Michael Bach again. Many, many illusions and lots of explanations. One of the best on the web.

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Illusions That Let Your Hands Lie to Your Brain

Illusions That Let Your Hands Lie to Your Brain | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
One of the things your brain excels at is changing itself around to fit new circumstances. People can cut bits out of it, sometimes extending to half of your entire brain, and the mind adapts.
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