Epic illusion

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+23 1. irishgek commented 9 years ago

Ahhhh thats just creepy ......
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+8 2. andyjk10 commented 9 years ago

i wish i understood that...
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+10 3. joka232 commented 9 years ago

WOW thats soo cool!
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+25 4. zoidberg-returns commented 9 years ago

Why are my comments deleted?
How would the room look like for a person that never has seen a house or a box/square...? Interesting thought I think...
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+3 5. dushan commented 9 years ago

sooo, flying elephants are just another assumption :D
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+20 6. iIZMOG commented 9 years ago

STUPID BRAIN
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+7 7. Nightcamo commented 9 years ago

This is amazing and the same reason why a human brain can't illustrate the infinite.
If you try to imagine an endless space, you'll will always think about an end at some point (a wall, or something else), because we usually think in variable limits.
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+9 8. zoidberg-returns commented 9 years ago

My fist comment was:
Cool and well explained. The same illusion can be seen here: http://www.snotr.com/video/732/Room_illusion
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+6 9. tree4free commented 9 years ago

This kind of room was used in filming Lord Of the Rings with hobbits and Gandalf
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+3 10. archis commented 9 years ago

I like brain failures.
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+5 11. mowglji commented 9 years ago

to qoute Neil deGrasse Tyson they are not optical illusions only brain failures
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+3 12. blazeArt commented 9 years ago

wow, that's blow my mind :D
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+4 13. freakshow commented 9 years ago

ehhhh what just happened ? lol
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-2 14. huldu commented 9 years ago

Oh.. penis size increase incoming, if only visually.
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+2 15. rutz commented 9 years ago

I though the person speaking in the end is in the "small" corner >:)
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-3 16. richardleed commented 9 years ago

The man and woman in the room looks the same size to me.
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+3 17. cretia commented 9 years ago

its like my eyes i suffer from bad Astigmatism ..when i look at my computer screen the top seems to be 5-10cm wider than the bottom and not 90 degrees
{causes difficulties in seeing fine detail, and in some cases vertical lines (e.g., walls) may appear to the patient to be tilted) so i live in this world everyday until i put on my glasses!