A phenomenon known as face pareidolia is described as seeing faces in random places. The human brain is hard-wired to see faces even when they're not
really there. People see faces in all sorts of things, from a shadowy face on Mars, to President Kennedy in a rock formation, to the Virgin Mary in a
grilled cheese sandwich.
Most people are ridiculed for reporting seeing these types of images, but Dr. Kang Lee, a psychologist at the University of Toronto, said in a written
But our findings suggest that it's common for people to see nonexistent features because human brains are uniquely wired to recognize faces, so
that even when there's only a slight suggestion of facial features the brain automatically interprets it as a face."
Here is a piece of toast that some say shows a picture of Jesus:
And here is a rock formation in the Canary Islands, said to look like the head of a Native American chief wearing a headdress.
Some say they can see the face of Jesus on Mt. Diablo in California.
This nebula looks a bit like a witch.
And these craters on Mercury look like Mickey Mouse.
Now, after reading the full article from the source page and seeing these pictures, do you think any of these ghostly images below could be caused by
Source for pictures:
I see a couple that could be due to pareidolia, but I have to say, some look too real to mistake, unless it's a camera malfunction.
As for the orbs, anytime I see a face in an orb, I consider it's real. A piece of dust doesn't usually show a face.
Does anyone have any personal photos of ghostly faces/images they would like to post and let the ATS community see what they think?
COME ON! BE BRAVE!
edit on 5/16/2014 by sled735 because: add pic