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How the Visual System Constructs Moving Objects: One by One
August 12, 2011
Although our eyes record the world as millions of pixels, "the visual system is fantastic at giving us a world that looks like objects, not pixels," says Northwestern University psychologist Steven L. Franconeri. It does this by grouping areas of the world with similar characteristics, such as color, shape or motion.
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