Optical Illusions explained!

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  1. tikgnat

    tikgnat Baweepgranaweepninnybong. TFW2005 Supporter

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    BBC News - The science of optical illusions

    If you read throught the whole page its actually, um, eye opening.

    When I think about it, its a wonder why I hadn't quite understood why its so easy to fool our perception of things.
     
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    you might even say that things we see around us are...more than meets the eye *in sing song*.
     
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    Chaos Muffin Misadventure Veteran

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    If I lock you in a dark room and scare you enough you'll see or hear ghosts eventually.
     
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    very intresting, too lazy to read all of it but what i read is a very intresting read

    now i know, and knowing is half the battle
     
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    Roanstalker Great Baan Gaan fan

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    I watched the Horizon episode last night. Interesting stuff.
     
  6. tikgnat

    tikgnat Baweepgranaweepninnybong. TFW2005 Supporter

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    I'll be firing up the *shock* Wii and watching the program on the BBC iPlayer methinks.
     
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    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    Same here. That 'bah' and 'fah' stuff just blew my mind.
     
  8. Tigertrack

    Tigertrack Back In The Game!

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    More interesting is our brains interpret the rest of what we don't physically see. Then it "fills in the gaps".
     

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