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Find Your Blind Spot: Test Shows How Our Brain Sees Its Own Reality

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“We never expected this”

As awesome and powerful as the human brain is, it does have a penchant for making things up. In addition to mental illnesses that can cause delusions and hallucinations, we experience things that aren’t really there every single day; we just don’t know it. While the subconscious brain knows what’s really going on with our vision, our conscious brains choose to ignore these deceptions. In fact, we now know that it actually prefers the discrepancies.

Do you believe everything that your brain tells you you’re seeing? You may want to think again!


The brain prefers to believe what it doesn't really see