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The Quest For Power
Some think power is the ability to instigate change. Others view power as a mechanism of control. Whether it's control over circumstances or individuals, power is a precarious element, no less dangerous than a vial of nitroglycerine. Perhaps true power is...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Reincarnation is in my opinion an overly simplified concept, designed to be easily understood and accepted by the general population. But the theory of reincarnation falls down sharply when closely examined. That is, if you understand how standard linear time...
Spirits >> Reincarnation
Reincarnation & Past Lives
We are all intrigued by our past lives, wondering what and who we were in the past. For the evolution of our soul, however, it is really not important "who" we were in the sense of a person (e.g. were we someone famous?), but in the sense of "wh...
Spirits >> Reincarnation
Astral Beings and Wildlife
The astral dimension contains a wide variety of what could be called non-physical subtle energy life-forms; or as Carlos Castenada so aptly calls them: inorganic beings. Some of these have a positive nature (nice) and some seem have a negative nature (not so...
Parapsychology >> Astral Projection
Our Pagan Village: The Importance and Persuit of Honor
Candlelight flickers over the Beltaine revels. Food is laid out in the circle for the feast. Only one rule – no one can feed themselves. Each is dependent on friends and loved ones for sustenance, joy and delight. After an hour of laughter and revels and way...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Thoughts on the Soul and Reincarnation
Life is an effort to re-member one's connections to the all-knowing soul, which we have chosen to forget so that we may fully appriciate that knowlege by experiencing what it is like to not have that knowlege. We do not remember our choosing this...
Spirits >> The Soul
Manifesting World Enlightenment: Part 2
When thoughts are replaced by silence in the mind, perception arises. It is a part of the modern condition wherein the mind of humanity is constantly overwhelmed, by a million considerations and thoughts. In acquiring silence, the mind is enabled to get out...
Mind >> World Mind

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Perception of motion direction in luminance-and contrast-defined
A nonlinear stage has also been proposed to explain the perception of forward motion in motion sequences which typically elicit reversed-phi. We examined ...
Apparent Phi-Motion in Sequences of Eisenstein's - Gestalt Theory
Apparent Phi-Motion in Sequences of Eisenstein's October. 1. Introduction.
Apparent Phi-Motion in Sequences of Eisenstein's October
Apparent Phi-Motion in Sequences of Eisenstein's October. 1. Introduction.
Understanding the Rotating Snakes illusion - UCL
The Op-Art is based on an illusion developed by Kitaoka & Ashida (2003) and is ... terms of forward and reverse phi motion, while Backus and Oruc (2005) ...
Neural correlates of illusory motion perception in Drosophila
Jun 7, 2011 The fly's behavioral and neural responses to the reverse-phi illusion reveal unexpected interactions between motion and flicker signals in the ...

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Virtual Reality Is the Most Powerful Artistic Medium of Our Time
Living Loud: It's the son, not the father
People around me were looking for him. So was I.
Alone Together Companionship in Single-Player Games
It's why the subsequent 3D Zelda games all had some sort of player guide: Tatl in Majora's Mask, the King of Red Lions in Wind Waker, Midna in Twilight Princess, and Phi in Skyward Sword. The personalities of these characters, ...
Dancer pursues passion to set of film industry
While at the university, Ban participated in several organizations such as the Flipside dance organization, Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia and several productions. Although instructor ...
Seeing Isn't Believing
Reverse phi, in which an object that changes contrast as it travels is viewed as moving in the reverse direction, is a bottom-up illusion that happens early in the brain's visual processing pathway.

Suggested Web Resources

Phi phenomenon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The phi phenomenon is the optical illusion of perceiving a series of still images, when viewed in rapid succession, as continuous motion. Max Wertheimer ...
phi phenomenon | visual illusion |
In 1912 Wertheimer discovered the phi phenomenon, an optical illusion in which stationary objects shown in rapid succession, transcending the threshold at ...
Phi Phenomenon (Apparent Movement)
Phi Phenomenon. Do you see a ball moving back and forth at the top and below this moving ball do you see two stationary balls? Would it surprise you if I said ...
Phi Phenomenon - YouTube
Dec 8, 2011 +darkooo94 Phi phenomenon involves lights being lit in sequence creating the illusion of movement. Beta movement is two different images ...
Phi phenomenon - New World Encyclopedia
Apr 24, 2015 The phi phenomenon is a perceptual illusion in which a ... This results in phi phenomenon often being confused with beta movement.

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