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Top : Science : Social Sciences : Psychology : Sensation and Perception (47 web sites)
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Mind Bluff
A family-friendly collection of tactile illusions, mental deceptions, optical tricks, brain puzzlers, and feeling games to play on the self.
http://mindbluff.com/

Mind Hacks
Neuroscience and psychology tricks discussed and perhaps explained. Companion site to the "Mind Hacks" book by Tom Stafford and Matt Webb.
http://www.mindhacks.com/

Neuhoff, John - Auditory Perception Research
Electronic reprints of relevant publications on pitch, loudness, localization, and auditory display. (College of Wooster, USA)
http://jneuhoff.com/

Optical Illusions by Psych ARTS
We think we perceive objective reality, but perception is always altered by invisible biases. We are never free of the state-dependent bias, and so we are continually taken in by an illusion.
http://www.psycharts.com/illusions.htm

Sensation and Perception Tutorials
A small collection of tutorials and demonstrations in sensation and perception.
http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/sen_tut.html

Some Visual Illusions
This site shows a range of common visual illusions along with a brief explanation of why they occur. It was originally prepared to show at a children's primary school as part of their study of sensory processing.
http://wisebytes.net/illusions/

The Blanking Phenomenon and its Psychoanatomical Implications
J J McAnany and M W Levine of the Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago provides information on this visual illusion.
http://tigger.uic.edu/~mikel/VSS/VSS2003.pdf

The Manifold of Sense
A survey of the discourse regarding emotions, sensations, and an attempt at producing an integrative approach to sensation and perception.
http://samvak.tripod.com/sense.html

The Poggendorff Illusion
A study attributing the illusion to summed effects of cardinal axes in the observer's field of view and of salient axes in the figures.
http://www.soapsheet.com/

Visual Science Group: University of Helsinki
Research at the Department of Psychology, is focused on human visual processing using psychophysical methods.
http://www.helsinki.fi/science/visci/

VisualIllusion.net
Matthew Luckiesh's book of this title, published in 1922, was the first scientific explanation of optical illusions to be published.
http://www.visualillusion.net/