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Single-serving bags of chips. Photo © m01229, via flickr and Creative Commons

High-tech tools provide insights into consumers’ brains

Nature Boy waved a bag of potato chips at me. “No, thanks. I’m not hungry,” I said. “But when you see this bag, how do you feel? Do you feel a twinge of guilt? Do you feel nostalgic?” “Actually, right now, I feel puzzled and exasperated….” Nature Boy’s household psychological Read more →

Table Setting 74. Photo © Didriks, via Creative Commons and flickr. www.didriks.com

Table settings affect perception and enjoyment of food served

“I’m setting out the small dinner plates,” Nature Boy announced the other evening as we prepared to welcome guests. “It will help pace us through the meal.” Nature Boy recently assumed responsibility for setting the table for evening meals. With meals round these parts typically being the quick and informal Read more →