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The Delusion of Doubles

Mr B was a 19 year old Irish male with no previous psychiatric issues [1].  He worked as a sheep shearer, and by all accounts lived a relatively happy and stable life. That was, until he was arrested and charged with breaking and entering his girlfriend’s parent’s house. He claimed that his mission was to… Continue reading The Delusion of Doubles

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A Life out of Sync: Sensory Desynchronization

Imagine your life was like one of those old-school kung fu movies where the sound and video are out of sync. A group of English researchers have recently come into contact with a man who experiences life in exactly this way. The man, a retired pilot known as “PH”, experiences sound 200ms (1/5th of a… Continue reading A Life out of Sync: Sensory Desynchronization