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Pretending to be a flying superhero can make you behave like one in real life, a study has claimed. Researchers from Stanford University created virtual reality environments where participants were either given flying abilities or control of a helicopter. The volunteers were assigned one of two tasks - either helping to find a missing diabetic child, or exploring a virtual city by aircraft. Volunteers were taken to separate rooms after the task to answer a questionnaire. In this time, a trained (more) »

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