Most of us have had a feeling of déjà vu, that eerie feeling that you've experienced an event before, even though it's brand new. It's weird enough even without reaching for metaphysical explanations, like the idea that it's a memory of a past life, or you dreamed about this future event. Still, if it's a real premonition of the future (or even a lost memory of a real event), then you should be able to make testable predictions. That's what cognitive psychologist Dr. Anne Cleary set out to examine — and the results were less eerie than you'd think.
Been There, Seen That
Just a Feeling
Dr. Anne Cleary on Déjà Vu
Written by Ashley Hamer March 30, 2018
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