Nothing is how it really is, yet it is still real.Everything we know, everything written down, everything calculated, experienced, watched, seen, felt, smelled, taught, it's all from a human perspective.Nothing is how it really is, yet it is still real. by RuthlessDutchman
Of course it'd be asking too much to see it as anything BUT from a human perspective, it's all we're really capable of. But we're just grey squishy masses piloting a meat suit, the only way it experiences the environment around it is with the hardware it has.
Our eyes, with the capability of seeing wavelengths from the electromagnetic spectrum from 390nm to 700nm, which we perceive as visible light, we only have 3 colour receptors (red, blue and green) to see the colours with, and cone shaped cells to see light intensity.
Our ears should be able to pick up sounds from 20Hz to 20kHz, our nerve sensitivity varies throughout the body, as goes with the sense of smell.
Going further into abstraction the very numbers we use to bring numerical values to quantities are typically to base 10, which is due to the number of fingers we have. We co
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The amount of times my art teacher has said I should be an 80s kid is shocking, but I have brought in on myself.. I wear countless badges, listen to 80s music AND pretty much dress in a funky manner when I want to (2.5ft long tie anyone?). It doesn't help that I REALLY REALLY REALLY want a MicroKORG Synth!!
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