More on the power of stories

This article in the New York Times explores the power of stories. Researchers have explored the impact of stories on the human brain. Fresh descriptions of smells, textures and movement can be just as vivid as real-life experiences.

Your Brain on Fiction by Annie Murphy Paul, Sunday Review, The New York Times, March 17, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/18/opinion/sunday/the-neuroscience-of-your-brain-on-fiction.html?_r=3&pagewanted=all