home Mind-Boggling Stories How Do Things Hide In Plain Sight?

How Do Things Hide In Plain Sight?

Did you see that? …No? With so much going on around us, our brain sometimes misses the details – here’s why.

Why Do We Hallucinate? ►►►►

Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►►
Learn more about the Click It or Ticket mobilization at

Read More:
Sights Unseen

“Research on a phenomenon known as inattentional blindness suggests that unless we pay close attention, we can miss even the most conspicuous events.”

Your Hidden Censor: What Your Mind Will Not Let You See

“Is it really possible that we are constantly failing to notice things right in front of us? Is there some mysterious force screening what we see and what remains hidden? According to Neisser the answer is yes, we are constantly overlooking much of the world around us and no, there is nothing mysterious about it.”

Why Even Radiologists Can Miss A Gorilla Hiding In Plain Sight

“What we’re focused on – filters the world around us so aggressively that it literally shapes what we see. So, Drew says, we need to think carefully about the instructions we give to professional searchers like radiologists or people looking for terrorist activity, because what we tell them to look for will in part determine what they see and don’t see.”

____________________



DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won’t find anywhere else! New videos twice daily.

Watch More DNews on Seeker

Subscribe now!

DNews on Twitter

Trace Dominguez on Twitter

DNews on Facebook

DNews on Google+

Discovery News

Download the Seeker Daily App:

Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here ►►►►

Video credit to DNews YouTube channel