/pær.aɪ’dəʊ.li.ə/   The Story and Science of  Visual Deception Perception
 
 
 
“ And so something which I thought I was seeing with my eyes is in fact grasped solely by the faculty of judgment which is...
Para  -  faulty Eidolon  -  image
Pareidolia  – the perception of concrete images in random or undefined stimuli
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
“ Humans crave absolute certainty; they may aspire to it; they may pretend… But the history of science…teaches that the mo...
 
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Visual Ted - Pareidolia

  1. 1. /pær.aɪ’dəʊ.li.ə/ The Story and Science of Visual Deception Perception
  2. 5. “ And so something which I thought I was seeing with my eyes is in fact grasped solely by the faculty of judgment which is in my mind.” — René Descartes
  3. 6. Para - faulty Eidolon - image
  4. 7. Pareidolia – the perception of concrete images in random or undefined stimuli
  5. 17. “ Humans crave absolute certainty; they may aspire to it; they may pretend… But the history of science…teaches that the most we can hope for is successive improvement in our understanding.” Carl Sagan, The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark

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