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    Re: Looking but not seeing
    From: John Huth
    Date: 2012 Jan 21, 08:40 +0100
    Is this a retina based effect or a visual cortex based effect?

    On Sat, Jan 21, 2012 at 6:37 AM, Noell Wilson <noell_wilson@southwire.com> wrote:

    As part of my self-assigned homework I'm looking through the archives. In March 2007 Alexandre Eremenko mentioned seeing stars in the daytime and not seeing airplanes if you didn't know where to look.

    This reminded me of the following link:

    Followed correctly it illustrates how you can miss objects by staring instead of moving your eyes.
    This relates to flying but would apply to any time when seeing is critical. - and it's fun.
    Regards, Noell Wilson
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