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Illusion of the Week: The Coffer Illusion

The Coffer Illusion, by vision scientist Anthony Norcia of  the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute, was a Top 10 finalist in the 2006 edition of the Best Illusion of the Year Contest. The pattern contains 16 circles, but if you’re like most first-time viewers, you’re thinking, Circles? What on earth  are you talking about? I can [...]

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