The Body Transfer Illusion

2017-12-22 13,536 115 560,971 YouTube

After years of abuse, we finally bought Brian a new hand. But for the assimilation to be complete, he must first disown his old hand one last time. ----------------------------------------------------------------- Extended Outtakes: Watch the unedited footage from this episode here: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Additional Information STUDY: Synaesthesia in phantom limbs induced with mirrors (1996) STUDY: Towards a Digital Body: The Virtual Arm Illusion (2008) XKCD comic about the visual field VSauce covered the resolution of the eye (briefly including what the brain processes out) The time Jason stabbed Brian for real ----------------------------------------------------------------- Patreon: Discord (patron reward): MR Articles: Outtakes & BTS: Subreddit: Merch: Twitter: Instagram: Facebook: ----------------------------------------------------------------- Music used in this episode: "At Most" by Birocratic "winterrain" by tusken. "albedo" by invention_ "Things Work Out Eventually" by fantompower ----------------------------------------------------------------- This episode was made with the help of: Brian Brushwood - host -- Jason Murphy - host / research -- Brandt Hughes - camera & crane operator / editor / research -- Bryce Castillo - camera operator / live audio engineer --