Twitter user @Foone decided to freak everyone out on Tuesday by posting a lesser known science fact about the ways in which our brains and eyes work together to lie to us all.
@Foone walked us all step-by-step (*or more accurately, tweet-by-tweet) through the whole freaky sordid truth about saccades and in doing so, revealed a sort of conspiracy of two, against us all.
Take a look at all the madness @foone exposed—IF. YOU. DARE...
And just like that, minds were blown:
Just one more brick in the perception versus reality debate:
People thought the discussions being had on this Twitter thread were awesome and thought provoking, moving well beyond the OP's original focus—but they are all worth a read. Lots to mine here. Some even wanted to translate it for people around the world to enjoy:
@Foone had lots of other brain/eye deception revelations on the thread that day—which you should definitely check out.
But Foone also left us all with this little time bomb of a tidbit:
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Perhaps they should have thought this through or had a 13 year old look at the design?
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