EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY ANNOYANCE (telophase) wrote,
EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY ANNOYANCE
telophase

Freaky illusion!

Essentially, if you keep your eyes trained on the cross in the center of the screen so you're using your peripheral vision to see the faces, the succession of rapidly flashed perfectly normal faces will seem grotesquely exaggerated. There's a link to the abstract of the paper about the effect.

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