Readers will habituate to
drastic lifestyle changes by degrees, with the ultimate goal of a change in perception.
Various invertebrates such as honeybees (Braun and Bicker, 1992), crickets (Engle and Hoy 1999), leeches (Burrell et al., 2001), flatworms (Koopowitz, 1974), and mollusks (Bristol and Carew, 2005) have been shown to habituate to
"It could be that if people play these types of computer games at home and habituate to
the appearance of motion, they'll experience less motion sickness in the real world," he said.
Repeated exposure to the testing environment is thought to allow the volunteer to habituate to
the anomalies of that environment and thus yield results from the plateau of the learning curve that can be compared with results from future testing.
The lobsters (tested one at a time) were given 30 min to habituate to
the flume and settle in to this shelter before the plume was turned on.
Fish and Wildlife Service's Chris Servheen: "I think grizzlies can habituate to
anything, given enough time and exposure.