the Olympus America, Inc. and
the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
This item is an interactive Java simulation depicting a movement-based optical illusion. It features a three-lined pattern on a color wheel, which may be controlled to spin at varying speeds. At slower speeds the pattern appears to become a pentagon or octagon. If spun fast enough, it appears to be a large square. resource is a set of 20 interactive Java simulations that depict optical illusions based on movement. This applet is part of a larger collection of more than 20 simulated optical illusions by the same author.
M. Davidson, Molecular Expressions: Optical Illusions - Color Wheel #8 (Olympus America, Inc., Center Valley, 1998), <http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/scienceopticsu/illusions/colorwheel8.html>.
Davidson, M. (2006, June 15). Molecular Expressions: Optical Illusions - Color Wheel #8. Retrieved April 18, 2014, from Olympus America, Inc.: http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/java/scienceopticsu/illusions/colorwheel8.html
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