The brain and illusions
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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Out of Character: The Psychology of Good and Evil

Out of Character: The Psychology of Good and Evil | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
What Aristotle has to do with Tiger Woods and the story of the world.

The dichotomy of good and evil is as old as the story of the world,
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A Brain Picking's review of a book about good and evil and the difficulty of actually defining the boundary between the two.

Thanks for the hat tip, Tracey C.

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A concise, solid grounding in neuroscience

A concise, solid grounding in neuroscience | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
I often get asked 'how can I avoid common misunderstandings in neuroscience' which I always think is a bit of an odd question because the answer is 'learn a lot about neuroscience'. This is easier ...
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How to avoid illusions in psychology...

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Explore your blind spot (free ebook)

Explore your blind spot (free ebook) | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

I've written an ebook called 'Explore your blind spot'. It's about, er, exploring your blind spot! In the best tradition of Mind Hacks I take you from the raw experience to the cutting edge of scientific theory. The blind spot is a simple phenomenon of our visual processing, but one we don’t notice day to day. In the ebook I talk about how it provides a great example of the way consciousness is constructed despite ‘missing’ information.

Here is the link to the free ebook: http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/110777

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Logical Fallacies Explained With Fun Animal Illustrations: An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

Logical Fallacies Explained With Fun Animal Illustrations: An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Have you ever found yourself on the losing side of an argument you couldn't even understand? It's likely that that argument was one of the many examples in
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Really useful FREE booklet which uses words and art to explain the logical fallacies that people use each day. Great resource.

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New Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramee | Colossal

New Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramee | Colossal | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

More carved books. Amazing skills

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