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Jan 14 2012

The limits of human perception

Graphical illustration of the wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum that we humans can hear and see, as a cross-section

Via Abstruse Goose (heh, clever name), this image pretty well proves exactly how narrow a range of the EM spectrum we humans can readily detect with our natural senses. There’s a hell of a lot going on in this universe. The even more interesting thing is, I’m fairly certain all of that black area can …

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