The brain and illusions
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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Illusion of exploding sports cars by Fabian Oefner | Rush Lane

Illusion of exploding sports cars by Fabian Oefner | Rush Lane | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Swiss photographer has created three images of exploding sports cars, using 4,500 individual photos. These photos are part of lateset series Disintegration.
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Nice art work showing various exploded versions of cars.

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The Splintered Mind: "Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear"

The Splintered Mind: "Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear" | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

"Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear"
... so it says, at least, on my passenger side mirror.

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I've been worrying though, are they closer than they appear? This might seem a strange thing to worry about, but I refuse to be thus consoled.

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Incredible Automotive Optical Illusions

Incredible Automotive Optical Illusions | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
You wouldn't know this isn't actual automotive photography.
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Very clever forced perspective photos.

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