jump to navigation

The fun of it… August 5, 2005

Posted by BiB in Uncategorized.

I am only really uploading this because I can, and because it’s fun to do so. I suppose this partly explains why one does most things, and why the painter painted this picture in the first place. But the cunning twist here is that the man who painted it is blind. There’s a now rather old article about him, from January 2005 at the New Scientist, here and it makes for fascinating reading – in a scientific way, of course – about how much seeing is done purely with the eyes and how much of it is the ability to see pre-programmed into our brains.

Expect me to be uploading whatever other bits of flotsam I find bobbing around my computer forthwith.



No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: