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Sunday, May 16, 2010

Just for fun: Illusion of the Year

Kokichi Sugihara of t
he Meiji Institute for Advanced Study of Mathematical Sciences, Japan, has won first prize for Illusion of the Year, given by the Vision Sciences Society. His piece is shown below. You can see all the top entries for 2010 here.

And if you're so so inclined you can find directions for making this illusion here (if this pdf file does not load, try here).