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The Death of Peripheral Vision

P-VisionIt seems our visual focus continues to shrink on a daily basis. While video footage of accidents that take place while drivers are text messaging are startling, they may also well be the harbinger of a form of reverse evolution.

Daily survival, as since the beginning of time, depends on our awareness of what is happening around us on a 360 degree basis. Are we now shedding our survival instincts as our concentration shifts to ever increasingly available flat panels of hyper information?