Image of an eye inside of a color wheel
How the brain helps us see is a captivating subject in the world of neuroscience.
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Is seeing believing? Look at these cards and see if you can tell which is bigger.
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The optical nerve carries light information to the visual processing center of the brain.
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People with akinetopsia, or “motion blindness,” instead see the world as a series of freeze-frame images.
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Our senses do more than tell us when something smells sweet, or feels soft — they help us interpret our environment. This presentation will help you teach students how the brain processes our senses.
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Even great visions require support.
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This video explains the science behind visual illusions.
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Afterimages -- what are they, and how are they generated by the color vision system of the brain?
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  • 5 min
Rods and cells work in tandem during the day, but at night, this cell shines.
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It’s these glowing red motor neurons that make eye movement possible
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Taking a closer look at a zebrafish’s entire visual system.
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Accessing the color spectrum.
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How the brain helps us see is a captivating subject in the world of neuroscience.
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3D Brain

An interactive brain map that you can rotate in a three-dimensional space.