June 15, 2013
Your Brain Censors Everything You See
Keith Payne, Scientific American
It was a summer evening when Tony Cornell tried to make the residents of Cambridge, England see a ghost. He got dressed up in a sheet and walked through a public park waving his arms about. Meanwhile his assistants observed the bystanders for any hint that they noticed something strange. No, this wasn’t Candid Camera.
TAGGED: Perception, Attention, Vision, Psychology