Be Smart

The Weird Way That Movies Trick Your Brain

Season 9 Episode 19 | 17m 56s | Video has closed captioning.

Movies. Video games. YouTube videos. All of them work because we accidentally figured out a way to fool your brain’s visual processing system, and you don’t even know it’s happening. In this video, I talk to neuroscientist David Eagleman about the secret illusions that make the moving picture possible.

Aired: 02/01/22

Rating: NR


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