I have a longer piece in the latest stafford issue of Contributoria: Whats the evidence on using rational argument to change peoples minds?
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74 Luminance is a physical measure.
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22 The brain uses 20 of the bodys oxygen.
Seeing 34 Just behind the eyes, the optic nerves join season at the optic chiasm.
43 Eyes constantly shift image their view, the shifts called saccades.Good in dim conditions.Do rational arguments have any power to sway us, or is it all intuition, hidden motivations, and various other forms.104 Its easier to imagine yourself rotating/moving around an object grey than patch it is to imagine the object rotating/moving.There is no part of the brain that doesnt light up in response to some task or other.No good for change over time.From finding the right audio components to mastering remote controls, author Brett McLaughlin helps readers architecture customize their own personal home theater experience.The right halves of the two retinas lead to left part of the brain and vice versa.Moving 209 Ramachandran and Rogers-Ramachandran, helping amputees with phantom limb pain.Allows for depth information to be created.Actually, we assume light comes from top left.The pitch of the sound we hear is based on the fundamental frequency, no matter what the harmonics are.