Viral cylinder illusion solved by 3D printing – 3D Printing Industry

The Ambiguous Cylinder Illusion has become a viral sensation in recent days and now 3D printing has solved the riddle that has bewitched the Reddit community and the world at large.

The illusion was concocted by Japanese engineer and artist Kokichi Sugihara, who released a video of plastic rectangles that turn into circles when they are reflected in a mirror.

The fact that the illusion worked in reverse was even more mind-boggling stuff and it’s no surprise that it made the finals of the 2016 Best Illusion of the Year competition.

Source: Viral cylinder illusion solved by 3D printing – 3D Printing Industry

Don’t forget to share this via , , Google+, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Buffer, , Tumblr, Reddit, StumbleUpon and Delicious.

Mike Rawson

Mike Rawson has recently re-awoken a long-standing interest in robots and our automated future.

He lives in London with a single android – a temperamental vacuum cleaner – but is looking forward to getting more cyborgs soon.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Viral cylinder illusion solved by 3D printing – 3D Printing Indu…

by Mike Rawson time to read: <1 min
Hi there - can I help you with anything?
[Subscribe here]
 
More in 3D Printing, Video
Amelia the robot
Robot Amelia – a glimpse of the future for local government |The Guardian

The north London borough of Enfield is to introduce a new employee called Amelia, it was announced earlier this month....

Close