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A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby StlSluggers » Wed Jun 25, 2008 2:25 pm

Long article is long...

but very much worth the read. ;-D
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby knapplc » Wed Jun 25, 2008 3:13 pm

The Cliff's Notes version - if you have an itch, buy a mirror. ;-)
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby Field » Wed Jun 25, 2008 3:31 pm

I couldn't get through the entire article in one sitting. I'll bookmark the page and finish it tomorrow. It seems interesting so far ;-D .
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby curious_george_43545 » Wed Jun 25, 2008 5:32 pm

The whole phantom limb thing is really interesting ;-D
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby KCollins1304 » Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:45 pm

Man I was itching the whole time I read that article. It was quite interesting.
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby Pogotheostrich » Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:46 pm

KCollins1304 wrote:Man I was itching the whole time I read that article. It was quite interesting.

I'm glad I wasn't the only one. :-D
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Re: A Fascinating Article About Perception vs. Reality

Postby Pogotheostrich » Thu Jun 26, 2008 12:52 pm

The article makes a lot of sense. Sometimes we hear or see what we expect/want to see and hear and not what is really there so it isn't that big of a stretch for the brain to affect someone's perception in other ways.
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