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Cyclopses are better than us at video games.

Mike Fahey at Kotaku just wrote a story about my Vision Revolution book, specifically on the matter of what forward-facing eyes are for, in the context of cyclopses and first person shooter video games. His story begins as…

“You might have a pair of eyes, but when you’re playing first-person video games, you’re no better than a cyclops. Neuroscientist Mark Changizi explains how our cyclops-vision helps pinpoint what we’re missing out on when we lose an eye.”

See the rest of the story here.


Mark Changizi is Professor of Human Cognition at 2AI Labs, and the author of The Vision Revolution (Benbella Books) and the upcoming book Harnessed (Benbella Books).

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