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Getting the Picture

An illusion called shine-through provides a window into how the brain binds an object's component features into a coherent whole

(Further Reading)

  • Seeing Properties of an Invisible Object. M. H. Herzog and C. Koch in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 98, No. 7, pages 4271–4275; March 27, 2001.
  • To test your visual perception, go to http://neuro.physik.uni-bremen.de/~vernier/vernier_english/vindex.html

Seeing Properties of an Invisible Object. M. H. Herzog and C. Koch in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 98, No. 7, pages 4271-4275; March 27, 2001.

Seeing Properties of an Invisible Object. M. H. Herzog and C. Koch in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 98, No. 7, pages 4271-4275; March 27, 2001.

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