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The voluntary control of piloerection

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RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
Whaaaaa? Not everyone can #VGP Voluntary piloerection https://t.co/fm2hMA6rBH via @PeerJPreprints @jamesheathers
84 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
84 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
120 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
133 days ago
@Alexandra_Pike @rogierK @surewontmiss (r.e. pathology, of course. Goosebumps here: https://t.co/83J4dKNQiO )
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @tmhoog: @APSPublications @JNeurophysiol @TheAtlantic Also a recent preprint here on this phenomenon: https://t.co/UzvNofsEcd
182 days ago
@APSPublications @JNeurophysiol @TheAtlantic Also a recent preprint here on this phenomenon: https://t.co/UzvNofsEcd
182 days ago
Cool new preprint available from Kirill Fayn, James Heathers & co. "The voluntary control of piloerection" "...participants reported significantly higher openness to experience, and absorption in response to aesthetic situations" https://t.co/yFtC4qZZfa
198 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
204 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
205 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
205 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
205 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
205 days ago
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
206 days ago
So, a few people have asked me what the 'voluntary goosebumps' thing feels like, or looks like. (As per our pre-print from the other day.) Well, I'll show you. Seeing is believing, and all that. https://t.co/83J4dKNQiO
RT @jamesheathers: New preprint! This is the strangest thing I've ever gotten to study, and I love it. Some people can raise their own go…
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Supplemental Information

This file contains the data dictionary that goes with the dataset

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.26594v1/supp-2

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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

James AJ Heathers conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Kirill Fayn conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Paul J Silvia authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Niko Tiliopoulos contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Matthew S Goodwin authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Human Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

The University of Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee granted Ethical approval to carry out the study (Project number: 2015/598).

Funding

This work was supported by the Research Fund of KU Leuven (GOA/15/003; OT/11/031), and by the Interuniversity Attraction Poles program financed by the Belgian government (IAP/P7/06). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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