Learn About "Fork-and-Knife Illusion" From A New Scientific Paper Written By A Middle-schooler

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It’s almost like our visual system evolved over millions of years to interpret our physical world without ever taking mirrors into consideration. Astonishing.

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neat GIF

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You get the same effect with mirrored emergency exit signs.

Oh yeah! I thought they were transparent until very recently.

It looks like it is twice the same link. I suppose this is the second:

Under no circumstances should this be attempted with a spork and knife!

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