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Scientists See How Eyes Anticipate Motion

Ken Collins KPaulC at email.msn.com
Thu Aug 12 21:22:48 EST 1999


this's old stuff, reprocessed.

ken collins

John wrote in message <934445432.863141 at server.australia.net.au>...
>"We guessed that the retina of the eye might begin processing visual
>information before it sends it to the brain," explains Michael Berry II, a
>postdoctoral fellow in molecular and cellular biology. "Then we did
>experiments proving that the eye is capable of projecting ahead the
>trajectory of a moving object so it's seen at its actual location. In fact,
>activity in the eye can even lead, or anticipate, the position of a
steadily
>moving object."
>
>http://www.news.harvard.edu/science/current_stories/15.Apr.99/motion.html
>
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