Tag Archives: awareness

Non-conscious goal conflicts (Study)

“Abstract The question raised in this paper is whether goal conflicts can occur outside of conscious awareness. Given the numerous and potentially conflicting goals people pursue, and the severe scarcity of mental resources, we offer a positive answer. Six experiments … Continue reading

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Amazing video about the strange powers of placebos

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Look at your body to reduce pain (Study)

“Simply looking at your body reduces pain, according to new research by scientists from UCL (University College London) and the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy. Published in the journal Psychological Science, the research shows that *viewing your hand reduces the pain … Continue reading

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How We Catch Errors When Brain Is On Autopilot (Study)

“New research from Vanderbilt University reveals that this skill is managed by an autopilot, one that is able to catch errors that can fool our conscious brain. “We all know we do some things on autopilot, from walking to doing … Continue reading

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