We see with our eyes and our brain (study)

From experience to meaning...

Take a look at this picture:

Can you see the C hidden in the logo? It took me some time, but maybe it’s easier when looking at this picture to the left.

To the right you see triangles who are in fact implied. The triangle is only suggested because of the way the ‘Pac-Man’ shapes are positioned; there appears to be a light-grey triangle on top of three black circles. Researchers from the Radboud University use visual illusions to demonstrate to what extent the brain interprets visual signals. They were surprised to discover that active interpretation occurs early on in signal processing. In other words, we see not only with our eyes, but with our brain, too. The primary visual brain cortex is normally regarded as the area where eye signals are merely processed, but that has now been refuted by the new results.

From the press release:

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