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Keywords: Senses

  • First impressions

    Should you judge a book by its cover?

    Keywords: Reproduction, Senses, Brain & nervous system, Exhibit

  • Motion disabled

    We can recognise human movement

    Keywords: Senses, Muscles & bones, Exhibit, Human Biology

  • Food

    Keywords: Food, Chemistry, Senses, Digestion, Exhibit, Energy, Human Biology

  • Funny faces

    We have evolved to see faces as convex, concave faces have an interesting effect on our brain

    Keywords: Senses, Brain & nervous system, Exhibit, Human Biology, Light & vision

  • Push over

    We use our vision to help us keep our balance

    Keywords: Senses, Brain & nervous system, Muscles & bones, Exhibit, Human Biology

  • Richard's study

    The late Prof Richard Gregory introduces the science of illusions

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology, Video, Light & vision

  • Divided self

    When sensory information clashes your brain experiences an illusion

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology, Light & vision

  • Sound bite

    We can detect sounds in the air or even through our bones

    Keywords: Senses, Muscles & bones, Exhibit, Sound & hearing, Human Biology

  • Blood vessels of the eye

    Our exhibit can shine a light on the blood system supplying the eye

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology, Light & vision

  • Pupil

    Our eyes can control the amount of light entering them

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology, Light & vision

  • Touch illusions

    A series of illusions to explore the sense of touch

    Keywords: Senses, Activity, Experiment, Human Biology

  • Hot and cold hands

    This exhibit will send your temperature sensors spinning

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology

  • Surprising sounds

    This auditory illusion will have you scratching your head

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Sound & hearing, Human Biology

  • Tickle your taste buds

    An experiment to count your taste buds and find out if you could be a super-taster

    Keywords: Senses, Activity, Experiment, Human Biology

  • Look closer

    Zoom in on all your gory details!

    Keywords: Senses, Exhibit, Human Biology