This page contains links to stimuli and movies relating to our recent experiments on the nature of visual awareness, as studied with the phenomenon of motion-induced blindness (MIB).
MIB for Dynamic Events: Further Explorations of 'Perceptual Scotomas'
New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (under review). Motion-induced blindness for dynamic events: Further explorations of the 'perceptual scotoma' hypothesis.
'Perceptual scotomas': A functional theory of MIB
New, J. J., & Scholl, B. J. (2008). 'Perceptual scotomas': A functional account of motion-induced blindness. Psychological Science, 17(7), 653-659.
Online parsing of objects and groups during MIB
Mitroff, S. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2005). Forming and updating object representations without awareness: Evidence from motion-induced blindness. Vision Research, 45(8), 961-967.
Perceiving the disappearance of unseen objects in MIB
Mitroff, S. R., & Scholl, B. J. (2004). Seeing the disappearance of unseen objects. Perception, 33(10), 1267-1273.