Henry Taylor and Bilge Sayim

Henry Taylor (pictured) is Birmingham Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Birmingham. He is interested in the intersection of philosophy of cognitive science, philosophy of mind and metaphysics.Bilge Sayim is a research scientist in psychology at Université de Lille. He studies peripheral vision, crowding, intersections of vision science and art, contextual modulation, visual appearance and appearance-based methods.

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A Different Kind of Masking Helps Explain Consciousness

How much are you conscious of right now? Are you conscious of just the words in the center of your visual field or all the words surrounding it? We tend to assume that our visual consciousness gives us a rich and detailed picture of the entire scene in front of us. The truth is very different

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