Psycomedia Episode 98 – We’ve Got One Go On The Weasel Wagon So Let’s Make It A Good One

Psycomedia Episode 98 – We’ve Got One Go On The Weasel Wagon So Let’s Make It A Good One

References:

  • Kramer, A. D., Guillory, J. E., & Hancock, J. T. (2014). Experimental evidence of massive-scale emotional contagion through social networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201320040.
  • Schachter, S., & Singer, J. (1962). Cognitive, social, and physiological determinants of emotional state. Psychological review, 69(5), 379.

You can call me (Ishmae)Al:

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Psycomedia Episode 97 – Young Frankenpodcast

Psycomedia Episode 97 – Young Frankenpodcast

References:

  • Lucas, R. E., & Lawless, N. M. (2013). Does life seem better on a sunny day? Examining the association between daily weather conditions and life satisfaction judgments. Journal of personality and social psychology, 104(5), 872.
  • Simonsohn, U. (2007). Clouds make nerds look good: Field evidence of the impact of incidental factors on decision making. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 20(2), 143-152.

The prop for Force Deadly Ship:

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Psycomedia Episode 96 – Commuter Simulator 2014

Psycomedia Episode 96 – Commuter Simulator 2014

References:

  • Freeman, D., Evans, N., Lister, R., Antley, A., Dunn, G., & Slater, M. (2013). Height, social comparison, and paranoia: An immersive virtual reality experimental study. Psychiatry Research.

The amazing work of Peter Hammerson to bring us Enzo:

PeterHammersonBrazilianSalmonPinkTarantula

See his work at http://hammersonart.blogspot.co.uk/

See the experiment being done by Rachel in this video:

Alien and the Oculus Rift – not recommended for the paranoid:

http://uk.ign.com/videos/2014/06/10/oculus-rift-hands-on-with-alien-isolation-and-more-e3-2014

Goat Simulator:

http://www.goat-simulator.com/

MetalHead Media:

http://metalheadmedia.co.uk/

 

Psycomedia Demi-Episode 95 and a half – Kentucky Frontal Cortex

Psycomedia Demi-Episode 95 and a half – Kentucky Frontal Cortex

References:

  • St-Onge, M. P., McReynolds, A., Trivedi, Z. B., Roberts, A. L., Sy, M., & Hirsch, J. (2012). Sleep restriction leads to increased activation of brain regions sensitive to food stimuli. The American journal of clinical nutrition, 95(4), 818-824.
  • Xie, L., Kang, H., Xu, Q., Chen, M. J., Liao, Y., Thiyagarajan, M., … & Nedergaard, M. (2013). Sleep drives metabolite clearance from the adult brain. science, 342(6156), 373-377.

Psynet is back. To celebrate, check out the actual company unironically called Skynet. http://www.skynet.com.my/

She stole her voice from http://www.cepstral.com/en/demos

Contagious cancer except not: http://www.nature.com/nrc/journal/v9/n4/abs/nrc2621.html

Brooklyn and Cash: http://www.youtube.com/user/BrooklynandCashMusic/videos

Spurious Correlations: http://www.tylervigen.com/

Lost Treasures of the Black Heart: http://www.losttreasurespodcast.com/

 

 

 

Psycomedia Episode 95 – The TIE Bombers of Mice

Psycomedia Episode 95 – The TIE Bombers of Mice

References:

  • Caputo, G. B. (2010). Strange-face-in-the-mirror illusion. Perception, 39(7), 1007.
  • Ekman, I., & Kajastila, R. (2009, February). Localization Cues Affect Emotional Judgments–Results from a User Study on Scary Sound. In Audio Engineering Society Conference: 35th International Conference: Audio for Games. Audio Engineering Society.
  • Mobbs, D., Yu, R., Rowe, J. B., Eich, H., FeldmanHall, O., & Dalgleish, T. (2010). Neural activity associated with monitoring the oscillating threat value of a tarantula. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 107(47), 20582-20586.
  • Villeda, S. A., Plambeck, K. E., Middeldorp, J., Castellano, J. M., Mosher, K. I., Luo, J., … & Wyss-Coray, T. (2014). Young blood reverses age-related impairments in cognitive function and synaptic plasticity in mice. Nature medicine.

The Venus Callipyge / Aphrodite Kallipygos http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Venus_Callipyge

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