Mental ‘Body-Swapping’

“This shows how easy it is to change the brain’s perception of the physical self. By manipulating sensory impressions, it’s possible to fool the self not only out of its body but into other bodies, too,”

This Washington Post article describes how Swedish scientists have created the illusion of body-swapping.

Here is the origional published article If I Were You: Perceptual Illusion of Body Swapping in PLoS One.

This entry was posted in Discussion, Science, Technology and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s