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published by the Exploratorium
This site contains a set of optical illusions designed to show the biases and perception tricks users' minds play on them while looking at different pictures.

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- General
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- Chemistry
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Restriction: © 2004 Exploratorium
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Keywords: Colors, Depth Perception, Optical Illusions
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 8, 2004 by Matthew Meizlish
Record Updated: Aug 02, 2016 by Lyle Barbato
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Exploratorium: Optical Illusions (Exploratorium, San Francisco, 2004), <>.
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Exploratorium: Optical Illusions. (2004). Retrieved February 27, 2024, from Exploratorium:
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Exploratorium. Exploratorium: Optical Illusions. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2004. (accessed 27 February 2024).
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Exploratorium: Optical Illusions. San Francisco: Exploratorium, 2004. 27 Feb. 2024 <>.
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@misc{ Title = {Exploratorium: Optical Illusions}, Publisher = {Exploratorium}, Volume = {2024}, Number = {27 February 2024}, Year = {2004} }
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