Brain Tricks

This phenomenon is often demonstrated through a horribly misspelled sentence, but you somehow know what it says.
Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn't mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.
It’s no wonder some people have called the brain the most powerful device in the universe. But, although top down processing allows us to process an entire situation in the blink of an eye, it can sometimes lead to false conclusions.

The following video provides an interesting and informative explanation of how we process information every day.