Description and video of a classic mind-blowing psychology experiment that demonstrated “inattentional blindness” — such as not noticing a gorilla walk through a group of people you’re watching.
Chabris & Simons book is excellent read: see The Invisible Gorilla.
- The Invisible Gorilla: How our intuitions deceive us (book), by Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons.
- “The invisible gorilla strikes again: sustained inattentional blindness in expert observers,” Drew et al, Psychol Sci, 2013.
These two articles on PainScience.com cite this item as a source:
- Trigger Point Doubts
- Palpatory Pareidolia & Diagnosis by Touch