Blink: A Horizon Guide to the Senses

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Watching it now and it’s well worth a look if only to see some very retro experiments! 
 
Kevin Fong looks back through 40 years of Horizon archives to explore what science has revealed about methods of perception. He discovers why babies use touch more than any other sense, how vision can easily be tricked, and the ways technological advancements are getting closer to being able to replace human faculties if they fail. Part of the Flesh, Blood and Bone: The Amazing Human Body
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About glencarrigan

Glen Carrigan is a Neuropsychology Postgraduate Researcher and Senior Research Assistant in Clinical Practice at The University of Central Lancashire. Glen is a public speaker, humanist, science presenter, ex-soldier, and social and political activist with an interest in all things related to equality, science, education, and politics.

Posted on July 11, 2012, in Psychology, Science. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

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