Developing: Two people are dead after an incident aboard a cruise ship near Italy. The luxury cruise ship Costa Concordia was carrying 4,200 passengers. It’s been reported that the ship may have run aground, causing the ship to list to one side. Some passengers escaped the ship by jumping into the water, Sky News reported. [Photo: @CruiseShipCrew on Twitter]
How Does Our Brain Know What Is a Face and What’s Not?
Objects that resemble faces are everywhere. Whether it’s New Hampshire’s erstwhile granite “Old Man of the Mountain,” or Jesus’ face on a tortilla, our brains are adept at locating images that look like faces. However, the normal human brain is almost never fooled into thinking such objects actually are human faces.
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Big day for Microsoft. Spend another $10 billion or so and they may pass Lycos.
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