A tale of binocular rivalry
How the brain sees through the perceptual hurdles of tinted glass, shadows and all things transparent
Startling deceptions demonstrate how tactile information is processed in the brain
How can an imaginary square look more real than a box with actual lines?
Even when we consciously know two lines are the same length, why can't we help seeing them as different?
The feeling of being touched on a fake hand illuminates how the brain makes assumptions about the world
How visual-processing systems shape our feelings about what we see
When your eyes scan a room, why doesn't the world appear to bounce like the real image on your retina?
When you hoist two items of equal weight, your brain may be doing some heavy lifting
Why it's not so cut-and-dried
2-D or not 2-D, that is the question: test yourself to learn what shapes formed by shading reveal about the brain
Studies of perception show the importance of being upright
How does the brain sort out contradictory images?
The brain, like nature, abhors a vacuum
Reflections on the familiar and yet deeply enigmatic nature of the looking glass
Novel illusions suggest that the brain does not separate perception of color from perception of form and depth
We have eyes, yet we do not see
Camouflage in fish and other animals provides insights into visual perception
What do the Mona Lisa and Abraham Lincoln have in common?
What uncertainty tells us about the brain
How the eyes can see movement where it does not exist
- From the Editor