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Reading Science

3 Surprising Ways Sensory Perception Changes How We Read

Thalma Lobel | Posted 06.30.2014 | Books
Thalma Lobel

Factors such as font size, word location, print color and page texture are all factors in how we process information that we read. They can influence our perception of characters and events, the readability of the book, our own test performance, and the speed with which we read.

Good Fiction Has Surprising Effect On The Brain, Scans Reveal

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

It's no secret that reading is good for your brain. But what actually happens inside your brain when you read a great novel? “Stories shape our ...

Why Reading Is Good For Your Brain

Posted 09.14.2012 | Books

This just in: Reading books is good for your brain! In other news, the world is round, Obama is the president, and Jonathan Franzen loves birds. T...