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Aversion to holes driven by disgust, not fear, study finds

12.01.2018

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"We're an incredibly visual species," says Vladislav Ayzenberg, a graduate student in the Lourenco lab and lead author of the PeerJ study. "Low-level visual properties can convey a lot of meaningful information."