News tagged with vision science

Infants' peripheral vision blurry

Our eyes are windows to the world, but what is the visual experience of infants? We know that infant vision tends to be blurrier than adults'. Now researchers from UC Davis, UC Berkeley and Stanford University have discovered ...

dateSep 16, 2010 in Psychology & Psychiatry
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Computer Scientists Build Pedestrian Remover

( -- Imagine encountering leashed dogs without dog walkers, or shoes filled just with ankles - when scoping out potential apartments using Google Street View. These are the sorts of visual hiccups that an experimental ...

dateAug 05, 2010 in Computer Sciences
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A human failure, seen at face value

( -- Humans excel at recognizing faces, but how we do this has been an abiding mystery in neuroscience and psychology. In an effort to explain our success in this area, researchers are taking a closer look at ...

dateMar 13, 2009 in Neuroscience
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