Van Hedger, S.C., Nusbaum, H.C., Clohisy, L., Jaeggi, S.M., Buschkuehl, M., & Berman, M.G. (2018). Of cricket chirps and car horns: The effect of nature sounds on cognitive performance. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. doi:10.3758/s13423-018-1539-1 Auditory Stimuli

Berman, M. G., Jonides, J., & Kaplan, S. (2008). The cognitive benefits of interacting with nature. Psychological Science19(12), 1207–1212.  Images

Kotabe, H.P., Kardan, O., & Berman, M.G. (2016). The Order of Disorder: Deconstructing Visual Disorder and Its Effect of Rule-Breaking. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. Advance online publication. Stimuli | OoD-stim-ratings

Kotabe, H.P., Kardan, O., & Berman, M.G. (2017). The Nature-Disorder Paradox: A Perceptual Study on How Nature Is Disorderly Yet Aesthetically Preferred.Journal of Experimental Psychology: General146(8), 1126-1142. Stimuli 

Schertz, K.E., Sachdeva, S., Kardan, O., Kotabe, H.P., Wolf, K.L., & Berman, M.G. (2018). A thought in the park: The influence of naturalness and low-level visual features on expressed thoughts. Cognition, 174, 82-93 . doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2018.01.011 Park Images (Study 1) | Stimuli (Study 3)


Meidenbauer, K. L., Stenfors, C. U. D., Ingram, M. P., & Berman, M. G. (2019). A tablet-based task for assessing environmental preferences in children and adults. MethodsX, 6, 1901–1906. DOI:  Task code & instructions.

Layden, E. A. (2018). N-Back for Matlab. G-Node Open Data. DOI: Mathworks | GIN

Code to return a matrix of low level visual features for a batch of images – ImageDecomposer