BOSTON (CBS) — How quickly can the human brain recognize images?  That’s the question a team of MIT neuroscientists asked before completing their latest study.

Researchers have found the human brain can process entire images that the eye sees for as little as 13 milliseconds — the first evidence of such rapid processing speed.

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In the past, it was believed the human brain could only process images in 100 milliseconds.

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The new study appears in the journal Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics.

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How many images can you process? Try it here.