Come to Your Senses
In This Chapter
“Seeing is believing” and “Life is but an illusion” are both considered commonsense descriptions of how the world works. Well, our senses do provide us with reasonably reliable information. But the representations they give us of the world aren’t as literally accurate as we tend to believe.
Without much conscious effort, we’re constantly taking in information about the world and sending it to our brains to make sense of it. In this chapter, we ...