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The Impact of Invisible Stimuli

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Science  15 Dec 2006:
Vol. 314, Issue 5806, pp. 1694-1695
DOI: 10.1126/science.1136956

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Summary

Invisible stimuli that are irrelevant to a task are more disturbing than visible distractors because of failed communication in regions of the brain that normally supress such responses.