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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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The walking ball : Amazing Animated Optical Illusions

When I saw brusspup's Animated optical illusions, I told me "whaou! I want to do something like this!" And I have maid this video for you : the walkin
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Yeah, Brasspup. Worth a look.
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Another Head-Exploding Illusion: Rotating Rings

Another Head-Exploding Illusion: Rotating Rings | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
I do so love making your brains melt, dear BA Bloggees. That’s why I post the occasional mind-twisting illusion. And I have one here that will tangle your soul into knots. Below is an animated GIF showing two rings of circles; one with a red dot in the center (left)...
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Go here to see an animated version of the above rings.

Weird.

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Three videos of some pretty amazing illusions | AEIdeas

Three videos of some pretty amazing illusions | AEIdeas | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

These have been available before but let's just have another look - GC

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Amazing Animated Optical Illusions!

Another series of animated optical illusions. I created all of these from scratch using photoshop.

One of the simplest yet amazing illusions.

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Gfycat gif

Gfycat gif | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
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This blinding optical illusion uses motion to rob you of your sight

This blinding optical illusion uses motion to rob you of your sight | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
You're about to experience a phenomenon known as motion-induced blindness, a quirk of the human visual system that makes us fall for some seriously strange optical illusions.
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Incredible Moving Optical Illusions By Brusspop

Incredible Moving Optical Illusions By Brusspop | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
A great magician never reveals his secrets. But a great optical illusionist shares the tricks of the trade so generously...
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