Body Illusions: Can you fool the brain about what the body is like?

Part of the Wonder Street Fair

7 - 9 April 2013 / 12:00

Free, drop-in

subject to availability

Visit the Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain

Sun 12pm-6pm, Mon & Tues 12pm-7.30pm.

We know the body like the back of our hand. Or do we? Using mirrors and deceptively simple perceptual illusions, experience the surprising ways in which the brain can produce the experience of touch.

Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London

Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain
2 Mar-10 Apr
A season to light up the mind, in partnership with the Wellcome Trust.

Wonder: Art and Science on the Brain

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