The brain and illusions
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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Scent-sational Smells

Scent-sational Smells | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Debunking pheromones without losing faith in the powers of smell
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An interesting article on the power (or lack of power) of smells. Interesting that neurons associated with smell can be renewed and that a loss of certain smells might be an early sign of Alzheimers or Parkinson's disease.

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People In Power Feel Taller: Scientific American Podcast

It’s known that taller people tend to have more jobs with more authority—and higher salaries. But there’s a flip side—the more powerful a person is, the taller he or she feels.

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