Can You See Your Brain Waves in This Optical Illusion?

new paper in the Journal of Neuroscience claims that the relatively simple optical illusion pictured here can reflect brain alpha waves. 

A new paper in the Journal of Neuroscience claims that the relatively simple optical illusion pictured above can reflect brain alpha waves. 


Here's what you need to do. Find a "sweet spot" by staring at the center of the wheel. Hold your stare for one minute, and then look at a white wall. What do you see?

(h/t Neuroskeptic)


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