The power of lines and strokes: How our brain recognizes line drawings

Glass laboratory flasks on light table

How is it possible for the brain to recognize drawn objects as houses or animals? In a recent study in the Journal of Neuroscience, scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig, in collaboration with the Freie Universität Berlin and Justus Liebig University Giessen, investigated how our perception of line drawings differs from natural images. The researchers show that the perception of objects is particularly robust to changes in our environment.

Turn your workouts into game time with $25 off Ring Fit Adventure

Previous article

Why happy rather than sad music soothes newborns—new research

Next article

You may also like


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in Innovations