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visual image

A collection of foci corresponding to all the luminous points of an object.


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Re: Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'

Does our image actually flip? Does the brain actually turn the image like a single lens reflex, rather ... reconstruct what your retina is seeing. If you're interested in this, the vertebrate visual system is one of the best studied and best understood aspects of neuroscience. There ...

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by TheSunshineEmperor
Wed May 23, 2012 5:03 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'
Replies: 17
Views: 8800

Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'

... perception, is it really what we think it is. Our brain generate an image of the world that fits our perception so that I am used to that vision. ... it was inverted by special glasses, your brain would try to correct its visual perception to match the rest. But since it is only a perception, it ...

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by canalon
Thu May 03, 2012 6:05 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'
Replies: 17
Views: 8800

Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'

... them. This combined with the fact our brain corrects the upside down image our eyes actually receive and - according to wikipedia - one study ... that wouldn't account for the fact our brains seem to have a preferred visual orientation. Ultimately, if you've managed to trail through my ramblings, ...

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by Beany
Thu May 03, 2012 6:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolutionary advantage of seeing 'upright'
Replies: 17
Views: 8800

Method to Memorize the Parts of Cells and Their Functions

... was a specific reason for a verbal version. Even if someone had a poor visual memory, a schematic view can definitely help to understand the big ... are they and what they do?" then you should probably have a mental image to get the things right. Or have a really good organelle song... Of ...

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by biohazard
Mon Feb 15, 2010 2:22 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Method to Memorize the Parts of Cells and Their Functions
Replies: 5
Views: 8435

Method to Memorize the Parts of Cells and Their Functions

... the best way to remember the cell components. Once you've studied the image well enough, you can easily form a mental picture of the cell and it's insides afterwards. Is there a particular reason why it has to be a non-visual thing? If not, google a couple of images of cells and cellular organelles ...

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by biohazard
Mon Feb 15, 2010 1:23 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Method to Memorize the Parts of Cells and Their Functions
Replies: 5
Views: 8435
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