Geophysical Variables and Behavior: LXXVII. Increased Geomagnetic Activity and Decreased Pleasantness of Spontaneous Narratives for Percipients but Not Agents

  title={Geophysical Variables and Behavior: LXXVII. Increased Geomagnetic Activity and Decreased Pleasantness of Spontaneous Narratives for Percipients but Not Agents},
  author={D R Churchill and Michael A. Persinger and A W Thomas},
  journal={Perceptual and Motor Skills},
  pages={387 - 392}
A total of 48 adults were tested in 24 separate pairs either during the morning (10:00 A.M.) or evening (10:00 P.M.). One member of each pair was instructed to record (write) impressions and descriptions of 8 different art pieces (5 min. each). At the same time the other member of the pair sat in a comfortable chair within an acoustic chamber in another room and wrote an ongoing narrative. The evaluation and activity dimensions of the words that composed the narratives were scored by the… 
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