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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychic_staring_effect

The psychic staring effect (sometimes called scopaesthesia) is a supposed phenomenon in which humans detect being stared at by extrasensory means. The idea was first explored by psychologist Edward B. Titchener in 1898 after students in his junior classes reported being able to "feel" when ... He conducted laboratory experiments with people who claimed to be able to ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-narcissus-in-all-us/201102/how-you-know-eyes-are-watching-you

Feb 16, 2011 ... You know that feeling you get when you're being stared at? ... somewhere and you could sense someone was staring at you, without you even ... to depend more on cooperating and coordinating our efforts with other people, ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-truth-about-exercise-addiction/201706/whats-really-going-when-someone-stares-you

Jun 22, 2017 ... Being stared at can make many people feel highly uncomfortable and ... If someone is staring us down and we grow uncomfortable, we may, on ...

www.csicop.org/si/show/can_we_tell_when_someone_is_staring_at_us

It is commonly believed that people can tell when someone is staring at them. ... beings is “the feeling of being stared at,” which is closely related, historically, ...

www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/stories/why-can-we-sense-when-people-are-looking-us

Nov 19, 2015 ... He found that when people couldn't determine the direction of a gaze — because ... What is a 'brain orgasm' (and why does it feel so good?) ... this subject, and sitting in restaurants and staring at the back of someone's head.

blogs.scientificamerican.com/moral-universe/the-feeling-of-being-stared-at

Dec 17, 2013 ... A stare. Fifteen years later, J.E. Coover followed up on 'the feeling of being ... In the experiment, Coover examined 10 people who reported ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2308318/Think-someones-staring-Youre-paranoid--hard-wired-brains.html

Apr 12, 2013 ... Scientists suggest this feeling is designed to put us on our guard or make ... We are hard-wired to feel people are staring at us - even when they ...

theconversation.com/a-sixth-sense-how-we-can-tell-that-eyes-are-watching-us-65661

Sep 19, 2016 ... We've all had that feeling that somebody is watching us – even if we're not .... at getting people to detect their stares than other experimenters.

www.sciencealert.com/the-science-behind-why-you-think-you-re-being-watched

May 19, 2017 ... This idea that a feeling of being watched is prompted by visual but ... someone is watching you from behind, and turn round to see a face staring back at you. ... The study found that people tended to assume they were being ...