Gears of Brain Function
Tue, 05/21/2024 - 10:47

Exploring Errors in Perception Through Brain Dynamics

This study highlights that visual perception is not limited to a single cognitive process and can fail or be altered for various reasons. Identifying these failures in perceptual processes could improve the quality of life for these patients.

Comparative Analysis of Orgasm Experiences in Sexual Intercourse or masturbation
Tue, 05/21/2024 - 10:43

Qualitative Evidence of the Orgasm Experience

This study provides qualitative evidence for the study of the subjective experience of orgasm and confirms the semantic composition of the ORS. On the other hand, the similarity between both contexts is consistent with previous quantitative evidence: the prominence of the affective dimension when describing the orgasmic experience in both contexts and the significant presence of the reward dimension in the context of masturbation.

Pint of Science logo
Wed, 05/08/2024 - 10:48

CIMCYC researchers at Pint of Science

The Pint of Science festival in Granada, which will take place from May 13th to 15th, will feature the participation of two CIMCYC researchers.

Wed, 05/08/2024 - 10:51

PsychoBeers returns with success

Over 200 people enjoyed a day of science and fun as the PsychoBeers outreach activity returns.

Edificio centro CIMCYC
Fri, 05/03/2024 - 13:26

Job Offer: Project Manager

Como parte de la estrategia como Unidad de Excelencia María de Maeztu (resolución provisional de 21/03/2024), el CIMCYC comienza a buscar talento para unirse al centro.

Cartel JoiningPalestine
Fri, 05/03/2024 - 05:39

International day of Psychology: Joining Voices for Palestine

The group 'ConCienciaPorPalestina,' comprised of researchers from the Center for Mind, Brain, and Behavioral Research (CIMCYC) at the University of Granada, in collaboration with the Master's program in Child Neuropsychology - Department of Social Sciences at the University of Bethlehem (Palestine) have organized a scientific exchange day aimed at fostering international cooperation. We invite you to participate by attending and/or sharing your research.

Stimulated brain and graphs of stimulus results
Fri, 04/26/2024 - 21:42

Does the motor system participate in how we construct the meaning of language?

Members of CIMCYC have tested whether inhibiting the motor system affects how people understand the meaning of language. To this end, several subjects listened to phrases describing actions related to hands or feet and chose between two possible interpretations of the action. One interpretation was more concrete, based on the motor aspects of the action, while the other was more abstract and based on the goals and consequences of the action.