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November 18, 2017

Best optical illusion ever?

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Wrote Kathryn Schulz, "Maybe the best optical illusion I've ever seen; definitely the one most likely to make you queasy."

I won't argue.

Note that it's not an animated GIF; whatever appears to be happening on the screen is, in fact, happening inside your head.

Gives pause for thought about whether there is, in fact, a world outside the one each of us creates for ourselves.

[via @bengoldacre]

November 18, 2017 at 10:01 AM | Permalink


Comments

Loves me some Mandelbrot fractals.

Posted by: Greg Perkins | Nov 22, 2017 6:46:39 PM

Awesome optical illusion, i wonder if i can use it on some of my website projects. Inside my head seems everythings is unorganized so i have to do it better. Thanks for sharing this post, a good idea came to my mind.

Posted by: Diseño Bilbao | Nov 20, 2017 10:26:12 AM

Proof that absolutely nothing is happening inside my head, because the picture appears totally static. Not one thing going on. No twisty, curly, bendy, twirly-downy, spinny, psychedlicky, far-out nothing going on, no matter how long I stare at it.

*sob!*
I wanted to see it!
*sniff*

Posted by: Flautist | Nov 19, 2017 12:33:56 AM

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