Q: What is the role of the Thalamus as it relates to vision?

A: Almost all sensory input goes through the Thalamus. The Thalamus works as a regulatory gateway. Information goes from the eyes, through the Thalamus and into the visual cortex.

References: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDZPmPWdT_8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unWnZvXJH2o

"At 20 milliseconds there is no free will" -Steve Lavalle Principal scientist at Oculus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8b8svqeXaU

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