posted on Aug, 14 2011 @ 04:29 AM
Its even worse than that.
As well as ignoring and filtering our environment, the brain actively indulges in changing memories to suit its own needs for a more understandable
You cant trust your memories. Not of childhood, not of what you did last Christmas, not of that UFO sighting, not for what you had for dinner last
And even, as the cutaneous rabbit illusion
shows, what happened mere fractions of a
Your brain RetCon
s, and there's nothing you can do about it, or even know that it has