10 Limits to Human Perception ... and How They Shape Your World | Human Knowledge | Scoop.it

"Every human has limits. You can only run so fast, jump so high, and go for so long without water. But what about restrictions upon our five senses, those tools that we use to perceive and understand our surroundings? Here are ten limitations on human perception that have a direct impact on how we understand the world. (...)"


VISION: Field of View, Angular Resolution, The "Visible" Spectrum; HEARING: Hearing Range, Absolute Threshold of Hearing; TASTE & SMELL: Limitations in Wine Tasting, Supertasters, Odor Detection Threshold; TOUCH: Two-point Discrimination

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