The Line Between Vision And Imagination Is Blurry

One symptom of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is intrusive visual reminders of a traumatic event. New research in Current Biology finds that the brain uses similar visual areas for mental imagery and vision, but it uses low-level visual areas less p ...

Article - News Staff - Jul 13 2020 - 11:52am

Are Preschoolers Racist? Only If Learned, But They Notice Skin Color Differences Even Earlier

With racial tension erupting again, parents may be wondering the appropriate age to discuss what kids see in news accounts or in protests at sporting events.  Psychologists believe that some infants are aware of race and children are capable of thinking ab ...

Article - News Staff - Aug 31 2020 - 1:43pm