Is that my hand? How your brain falls for the ‘rubber hand illusion’

(By Sharon Begley for STAT)

If you’re planning a Day of the Dead party, we heartily recommend the rubber hand illusion as the perfect combination of spookiness and science. While the gag itself is a great way to fill the time between trick-or-treaters, you’ll score extra points if you regale your guests with the neurobiological explanation of their bizarre experience. Continue reading article here……

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