This head-spinning optical illusion will melt your brain


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Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/08/08/this-head-spinning-optical-ill.html


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#3

i can kinda see the curve but you had to point it out. does that mean my mind doesn’t work properly (that I basically see straight lines).


#4

I thought it would another type of head-spinning.


#5

In theory the apparent slope of the gold bars should be random (since they are parallel), but I can’t for the life of me force my perception of the slope direction to reverse. (For me the top bar slopes up.)

BTW, I think this should be called the “English Meat” illusion:


#6

I want my shower tiled like this


#7

Well, my head is spinning, but, as far as my brain, there is no eff…


#8

But do they look horizontal to you?


#9

My head is spinning!

My brain is melting!


#10

Keep those coming. I want me heads to melts and me brains to spin.

I now want a kitchen with drapings like that, and a Hilbert-patterned floor. Having a good cuppa in the morning while melting your brain would be great!


#11

Me: [I don’t get it, they look parallel to me]

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Me: YEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA


#12

I resent optical illusions.


#13

But whither did you resend them?


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