WorldCat Identities

Lotto, R. Beau

Works: 7 works in 28 publications in 2 languages and 981 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN1997, 152.14
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by R. Beau Lotto
Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision by Dale Purves( Book )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TEDTalks : Beau Lotto + Amy O'Toole - Science Is for Everyone, Kids Included( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What do science and play have in common? In this TEDTalk, neuroscientist Beau Lotto asserts that all people (kids included) should participate in science and, through the process of discovery, change perceptions. He's seconded by 12-year-old Amy O'Toole, who, along with 25 of her classmates, published the first peer-reviewed article by schoolchildren. It's about the Blackawton bees project and starts "Once upon a time..." A streaming videorecording
TEDTalks : Beau Lotto - Optical Illusions Show How We See( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beau Lotto is founder of Lottolab, a hybrid art studio and science lab. With glowing, interactive sculpture - and good old-fashioned peer-reviewed research - Lotto is illuminating the mysteries of the brain's visual system. In this TEDTalk, he describes his goal of creating color games that evoke the neurology of perception and cognition. Viewers receive a fun, first-hand look at our versatile sense of sight and how evolution has shaped our awareness of what's really around us
Just Trial and Error Conversations on Consciousness( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exhibition about consciousness and the human brain at University College London inspired the making of Just Trial and Error, in which cognitive neuroscientist Brian Butterworth, perceptual neuroscientist Beau Lotto, sculptor Antony Gormley, and Twain Luu, an Internet entrepreneur well-known for her study of the "global brain," explore the meaning of consciousness as it is understood in their respective fields. Over the course of the film, they offer insights into the human brain, perception, the space art occupies, the role of the Internet, global consciousness, and much more. A provocative multidisciplinary documentary that is, in the words of New Scientist magazine, "a meditation on consciousness in today's society and the overwhelming sense that we need to place greater value on qualitative approaches
A search for factors controlling the formation and maintenance of connections between the thalamus and cortex in vitro by R. Beau Lotto( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Colouring the mind : the significance of context( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Por que vemos lo que vemos by Dale Purves( )

1 edition published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.41 (from 0.22 for Just Trial ... to 0.79 for Por que ve ...)

Why we see what we do : an empirical theory of vision