9 Optical Illusions to Test How Good Your Brain Is

11 months ago
9 optical illusions that will make you see things! Seeing is believing. Or is it really?
Visual or optical illusions have tricked the minds of many generations throughout the centuries. Aristotle himself noticed that if you shift your stare from a moving waterfall to perfectly stable rocks, they will magically move, as well.
Visual illusions are more than just fun for the audience; they can also help you find out if your brain is healthy. Bright Side has nine curiosities for you to stare at. Let us see how many of them you can figure out.
We will tell what your results say about your mental health at the end of this video.

Bicycle 1:06
Café wall illusion 2:21
A fair lady 4:00
Upside down Steve Buscemi 4:55
The impossible triangle 5:52
Chessboard 7:07
Boxes 8:00
Rubik’s cube 8:38
Amazing transformation 10:05

When it comes to vision, your eyes are only one part of this complicated mechanism. They transmit information about the light they perceive to the brain through the optic nerve. The brain then does all the hard interpreting work. Because it gets lazy sometimes, or just too busy, it has worked out some processing shortcuts. It uses shadows, perspective, and color to correct the image it gets and decide what is what and how it works.
The brain of a healthy person deceits itself. So if you can’t figure out how things are in all the illusions, it only proves the fact that you are a perfectly normal person.
People who see what the deceit part of the illusion is and how it works immediately are either schizophrenics or geniuses. Their brain uses no shortcuts and doesn’t put all the details together to make things easier. People with schizophrenia cannot choose how and what they see. Genius minds can decide if they want to perceive the deceit, or not. Healthy normal people can also do it. Now that you know the secrets of quite a few illusions, you might start looking at things differently, as well.

Preview photo credit:
Preview credit: Steve Buscemi Mandatory: By Gilbert Flores/Broadimage/EAST NEWS, https://www.eastnews.ru/pictures/picture/id/22107079/i/0/t/0
Animation is created by Bright Side.

Subscribe to Bright Side : https://goo.gl/rQTJZz

Our Social Media:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brightside/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brightgram/

SMART Youtube: https://goo.gl/JTfP6L

5-Minute Crafts Youtube: https://www.goo.gl/8JVmuC

Have you ever seen a talking slime? Here he is – Slick Slime Sam: https://goo.gl/zarVZo

For more videos and articles visit:

9 Optical Illusions to Test How Good Your Brain Is

Similar Videos

6 Riddles You Have to Solve to Stay Alive
13 Mysterious Details on Everyday Objects Explained
15 Things Invented for Totally Different Purposes
Facts That Will Make You Say "I Had No Idea"
Common Sense Test That 90% of People Fail
20 Optical Illusions That Confuse the Smartest People
25 SNEAKY Lies You Were Told About Space
7 Tricky Riddles That'll Test Your Intelligence
8 HIDDEN SECRETS In Famous Paintings You Never Noticed