Archive for the Yoga Tag

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Space and Consciousness

“My lab studies how people perceive and reason about space.  Studies include investigations of how our bodies and abilities influence spatial perceptions.  For example, physically fit people see hills as appearing less steep than do unfit people and baseball players see the ball as appearing larger when they are hitting well.  Our research is conducted in outdoor, natural environments, controlled
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Interest in Studying CAM Continues

Results from studies of Complementary & Alternative medicine (CAM), conducted by reputable health  research organizations continue to be reported in mainstream media. Specifically,  last week The Wall Street Journal Health & Wellness page had an article about the effectiveness of yoga in relieving lower back pain, conducted by Seattle’s Group Health Research Institute.   As I was searching online for the
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