Without the brain constantly computing as a visual processor, the visual information we receive through our eyes would remain a chaotic, jumpy mess.
Category: Sensory Enhancement
These microphones allow recording EM fields instead of conventional sound and “delicate sounds” at the edge of human perception.
Graphene kirigami based stretchable electrodes allow highly conformable or flexible electronics and sensors to be incorporated into synthetic skin or flesh.
No, Biohackers Did Not Just Discover Eyedrops That Give You Night Vision — And using them might damage your eyesight
Currently, there is better scientific evidence that smoking weed improves your night vision than that Ce6 night vision eyedrops do.
Melanie Swan on Introduction to Ethics of Perception in Nanocognition
What does #TheDress sound like to a synaesthetic cyborg?
Stroboscopic training led to significantly greater re-test improvement in central visual field motion sensitivity and transient attention abilities.
There is no such thing as a ‘phantom limb’. On the face of it, that’s obvious – a phantom limb is no longer present and, therefore, does not exist. That is not what I mean. I mean that the ‘phantom’ in the phrase is itself the phantom. To understand this, look at it the other way around: we don’t say that a person with a limb over which she has no control has a ‘phantom brain map’ for that inoperative limb.