Tag Archive: vision

Aug 12 2011

Cosmos 2: Cosmic Boogaloo

The 1980 television series Cosmos, starring Carl Sagan and running 13 episodes, is one of those series that truly stands the test of time. Despite its becoming slightly dated both in terms of special effects and some of the science, it’s an excellent snapshot of what humans know about this universe as of 1980. And …

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Jul 09 2011

Peripheral vision turns normal girls horrific

Fullscreen this video and follow the directions. Our brains are full of such bugs, being the product of evolution rather than design. Is it that your brain is layering their faces due to them flashing by so quickly? Or is there something haywire with our facial pattern recognition in our peripheral vision? I saw lots …

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