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31 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 April 2008 06:13AM

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Comment author: Virge2 22 April 2008 02:02:43AM 1 point [-]

Suggested reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Visual_cortex#Function "Conceptually, this retinotopy mapping is a transformation of the visual image from retina to V1. The correspondence between a given location in V1 and in the subjective visual field is very precise: even the blind spots are mapped into V1."

We can easily reject the Cartesian theater notions, but there are still "paintings" of images in our brains.