Physiological evidences that visual attention is based on predictions

Martin Rolfs, Martin Szinte, Remapping Attention Pointers: Linking Physiology and Behavior, Trends in Cognitive Sciences, Volume 20, Issue 6, 2016, Pages 399-401, ISSN 1364-6613, DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2016.04.003.

Our eyes rapidly scan visual scenes, displacing the projection on the retina with every move. Yet these frequent retinal image shifts do not appear to hamper vision. Two recent physiological studies shed new light on the role of attention in visual processing across saccadic eye movements.

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