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Brain Science Perception

Reading Makes You Carsick Because Your Brain Thinks It's Being Poisoned

Science of Us | Posted 08.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Science of Us

(Photo: Toni Barth/EyeEm) By Melissa Dahl There are those who can happily while away a long road trip with the companionship of a good book, their m...

Water, Water: Cornfield Creek Diary

Wray Herbert | Posted 12.25.2012 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

I have a different relationship with water since moving to Cornfield Creek, off Maryland's Magothy River. I moved here after three decades of city living, which involved -- among other things -- not thinking about water very much.

A Mountainous Riddle: The View From Cornfield Creek

Wray Herbert | Posted 11.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Wray Herbert

Our perception of the world is filtered through our emotions, especially fear and caution. Proffitt and his many colleagues and students have come to believe that we don't all "see" the same world with the same topography.