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Vection Is Unaffected by Circadian Rhythms

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We examined the effect of circadian rhythms on self-motion perception (vection). We measured the strength of vection (i.e. latency, duration, and magnitude of vection) every three hours from 9 AM to 9 PM. The results showed that vection was similar at all times measured. Thus, we concluded that vection was unaffected by circadian clock.

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Ogawa, M. , Ito, H. & Seno, T. (2015). Vection Is Unaffected by Circadian Rhythms. Psychology, 6, 440-446. doi: 10.4236/psych.2015.64041.


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