The brain and illusions
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The brain and illusions
What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Step Into the Void Above the French Alps

Step Into the Void Above the French Alps | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
High up in the French Alps, on the top terrace of the Aiguille du Midi mountain peak, sits a new five-sided glass structure called the Chamonix Skywalk. The installation was inspired by the
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Again, not an illusion but oh, so close.  I am someone who suffers from slight vertigo and so even seeing people in these photos sends shudders down my spine...

Definitely a place I would like to go...and look up at other people doing the 'walk'!

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Dual Illusions: Beer Bottle & Wine Glass Sets Trick the Eye | Designs & Ideas on Dornob

Dual Illusions: Beer Bottle & Wine Glass Sets Trick the Eye | Designs & Ideas on Dornob | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
Dual Illusions: Beer Bottle & Wine Glass Sets Trick the Eye...
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OP-jects: optical illusions in glassware by bilge nur saltik - designboom

OP-jects: optical illusions in glassware by bilge nur saltik - designboom | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
the collection of artifacts by bilge nur saltik integrate optical illusions into glassware, wall tiles and tablecloths that trigger different effects.
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Interesting use of illusions to design glassware.

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