I finally saw Inception day before yesterday and went through my bookmarks to read the Inception articles I carefully avoided thus far. Here are 4 interesting articles and one infographic on Inception:
What these experiments reveal is the essential mental process of movie-watching. It’s a process in which your senses are hyperactive and yet your self-awareness is strangely diminished. Now here’s where things get interesting, at least for this interpretation of Inception. When we fall asleep, the brain undergoes a similar pattern of global activity, as the prefrontal cortex goes quiet and the visual cortex becomes even more active than usual.
The Inception Infographic (via @tsuvik)
To end it, here’s a link that will explain Inception – the movie and what all happened
Confused about the ending of ‘Inception’? Here’s an explanation of what really happened in the film (link via @ScottIsAFool)
In Limbo, the mind works so fast that actual minutes can be interpreted as years gone by. When Saito “dies” from the gunshot wound he received on level 1 of the dream, his mind falls into Limbo, and Saito remains there for the minutes it takes Cobb and Ariadne (Ellen Page) to follow him into Limbo – those minutes in one dream state feel like decades to Saito in his Limbo state. By the time Cobb deals with expelling Mal’s “shadow” from his subconscious, Saito has begun to perceive himself as an old man.