Oct. 4, 2021


We see, what we want to see. Why and how can we see things clearly?

Lets explore through a short story "A Fable" from "A Mysterious Stranger and other stories" by Mark Twain and my personal memory from my workplace to understand Perception.

Story on Project Gutenberg - Link

Study -  

Leong, Y.C., Hughes, B.L., Wang, Y. et al. Neurocomputational mechanisms underlying motivated seeing. Nat Hum Behav 3, 962–973 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-019-0637-z

The Scout Mindset by Julia Galef

Philosophy of Perception by William Fish

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The Forest and the Trees by Kevin MacLeod

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Sneaky Snitch by Kevin MacLeod

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With the Sea by Kevin MacLeod

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Deep Relaxation Preview by Kevin MacLeod

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Peppers Theme by Kevin MacLeod

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