Psychology: Spot the gorilla


Nature 500, 7460 (2013). doi:10.1038/500036a

Author: Sadaf Shadan
If it’s not relevant you may miss it. This phenomenon of inattentional blindness is well documented; in a classic study, most observers asked to monitor a video of a ball game missed a gorilla on the court. But would experts also miss a gorilla? Yes, (Source: Nature)