Why Can Some Blind People Process Speech Far Faster Than Sighted Persons?
No wonder blind people seem to have superhuman powers of high-speed listening comprehension. Normally, this brain region, situated at the back of the skull and called V1, only responds to light. Vision is such an important sense for humans that a huge ...
Why every human has a blind spot - and how to find yours
Although many birds and insects can see ultraviolet, and some creatures can see infrared, humans are stuck looking at so-called 'visible' light only ... Each human eye has a blind spot, and the brain sometimes has to fill in what is there by looking ...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg thinks male justices have a blind spot, loves being called ‘Notorious RBG’
In an interview with Katie Couric on Yahoo News, the woman known as “Notorious RBG” said that she believed that, although the male justices have a major blind spot when it comes ... She knows why, too–we’re grateful to have her.
Why Do We Fear the Blind?
Christopher Hitchens called blindness “one of the oldest and most ... “I perceive, gentlemen, that you are not blind. You are astonished at what I do, and why not as much at my speaking?” More than any of his sensory skills, it was the blind man ...
Why does Smash Mouth hate Third Eye Blind? The story behind the ’90s rock feud that still lives on
Why does Smash Mouth hate Third Eye Blind so much? This is an actual question ... Gin Blossoms and Cracker all get together for barbecues each summer?) we called up Smash Mouth’s management to ask: What’s with all the anger, Steve?