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Perception

perception

(Science: psychology) The conscious mental registration of a sensory stimulus.

Origin: L. Percipere = to take in completely


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Effects of variation in Flicker Fusion Thresholds (vision)

... is relative to the observer, and apparently even differs from place to place in the universe. Part of this relativity is apparently a matter of perception as anyone who has experienced different states of consciousness can attest; or as the adages go, time flies when you're having fun, a watched ...

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by NMLevesque
Sat Nov 23, 2013 6:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Effects of variation in Flicker Fusion Thresholds (vision)
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Views: 1406

How do cockroaches and mosquitoes know the difference betwee

What do you mean? They have eyes so they can see if there is light around or not.. Indeed, eyes can be used for both perception of forms and intensity of ligth (and thus perception of a light or dark environment) but invertebrates can also have specific receptors for the intensity ...

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by dgm
Mon Nov 04, 2013 1:33 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How do cockroaches and mosquitoes know the difference betwee
Replies: 2
Views: 1096

Why must we avert the genome of Eden?

... evidence that would disprove Darwinian evolution? All the patterns and counter evidences I can think of are already in place, yet biologists perception of DNA as a solid proof of Darwinism hasn't changed a bit. By contrast, a Genome of Eden based model would be impossible without the C-value ...

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by Hunor
Mon Sep 23, 2013 12:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why must we avert the genome of Eden?
Replies: 6
Views: 7519

Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki

... in his studies in anatomy and later as a surgeon became obsessed with an idea he wishes us to share. Perhaps some will dismiss his theories and perceptions a obtuse, but read the manner in which he arrives at the idea that man and woman are integrally related anatomically, sexually, philosophically, ...

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by surgeongirl
Tue Aug 27, 2013 12:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Gender divison in two opposites is greatest mistake of manki
Replies: 25
Views: 17812

Living in the Past

... sense? if they process information faster than we do due to having less neurons and information has less distance to travel, does it mean their perception of time is faster than ours giving the "illusion" of a sixth sense and seeing events before (to our brains) they have happened ...

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by Xaphan
Mon Jul 29, 2013 7:16 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Living in the Past
Replies: 2
Views: 1121
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