Briefly: Never has the colour of a dress prompted so much excitement on the internet. But now, along with some fascinating insights into the science of vision and lessons in overexposure, we have an enduring reminder of the meme, in the shape of an optical illusion truly for the modern age. [XKCD]
At Least We Got A New Optical Illusion Out Of That Goddamn Dress
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