The brain and illusions
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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Illusions slow drivers in South Florida | Better Roads

Illusions slow drivers in South Florida | Better Roads | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
(Photo: Ann Douglas / Flickr) Drivers in South Florida may start slowing down thanks to an optical illusion on the roadways. South Florida traffic officials
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This is different! This is the way that illusions should be used - for human safety!

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D E C E P T O L O G Y: The optical illusion that won 1.6 million dollars

D E C E P T O L O G Y: The optical illusion that won 1.6 million dollars | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

I don't usually find much but self-serving junk in press releases, but this is interesting - it talks about the deceptive power of an optical illusion you might encounter while driving.

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UAB - Shattering Illusions

UAB - Shattering Illusions | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it

“Over half a million drivers are injured each year due to distracted driving, and more than 6,000 people die from collisions caused by cell phone-related distractions,” says Stavrinos

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