How perceptive are you? How accurately do you see the world?
With a quiz created by Jeremy Wolfe, Ph.D., of Brigham and Women’s Hospital Visual Attention Lab and Harvard Medical School, test yourself for change blindness — the perplexing difficulty that all of us have in perceiving alterations in the things that are right in front of our eyes.
As philosopher Henri Bergson once said, “The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.”
(Thanks to Stephanie West Allen for so kindly sending me the link to this story.)