Cool optical illusion motion that even fooled a cat (video)

Cool fake-motion optical illusions with a piece of clear plastic with black lines on it (I believe), that even fooled the cat.


It’s a neat video, and a simple trick in principle, though I’d still be curious to know how they did the underlying drawing.  Phil Plait at Slate does a good job walking you through how the illusion works.

There are two videos below, check them out, very cool.

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Here’s a second video:

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