• Are You a Super-Recognizer?

    12 days ago - By Gurney Journey

    In this 10 minute podcast, cognitive psychologist Dr. James Dunn talks about "super recognizers." These individuals have an extraordinary ability to recognize individuals, even in cases where the encounter was very brief and many years earlier. Super recognizers are also adept at correctly identifying someone whose face may be partially disguised by a face mask or a hat or a new hairstyle. The ability is the opposite of prosopagnosia , the neurological condition better known as face blindness. Dr. Dunn has developed a face recognition test to be able to find these super recognizers so that...
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