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Articles related to perception

Feature: How We Sense Time
Our sense of time is critical to our everyday experience, from consciousness to movement and learning.
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Feature: Time Flies When You’re Having Phone
Have modern communications technologies increased the pace of life or merely affected our ability to judge how much time has passed?
Feature: What We Can Learn from Pickpockets
Scientists are using the perceptual trickery of pickpockets and magicians as a new tool to study perceptual processing in the brain.
Up Close: Brain of the beholder: The neuroscience of beauty
Doyen of the field of neuroesthetics Prof Semir Zeki explains the neuronal behaviour that underlies perceptions of ‘beauty’.