What do you see?
Take a good look…you should be able to perceive two different images (but probably not at the same time). [Read more…] about What do you see: Quick brain teaser to share this weekend
Here’s a quick but hard brain teaser to challenge your ability to find a pattern. In the table below, each row across follows the same pattern. See if you can discern the pattern and fill in the missing number in the bottom row.
For added challenge, time how long it takes you to complete the puzzle. Then, pass it along to someone else and see who can solve it faster…
Have you solved it yet? If not, here’s a hint:
If you read your figures like words in the West,
then multiply your efforts and subtract the rest.
WARNING: Answer and solution follows. Try to solve the puzzle before you read further. [Read more…] about Hard brain teaser to challenge your pattern recognition
In this image, do you see something other than black and white? Does it matter if you look directly at one of the black blocks, vs. at one of the intersections?
While there are really only black blocks and white spaces in the grid, the high contrast black and white areas fool the eyes into perceiving a gray circle at each intersection. The illusion results from [Read more…] about The Hermann grid optical illusion, explained
In which direction is the bus pictured below traveling?
Do you know the answer?
The only possible answers are “left” or “right.”
Still don’t know?
Keep reading for the answer and explanation… [Read more…] about Quick brain teaser for kids and adults: Your answer, please?
Here’s a quick test to determine your stress level. Read the following description completely before looking at the picture linked below.
The picture was used in a case study on stress levels at St. Mary’s Hospital. Look at both dolphins jumping out of the water. The dolphins are essentially identical. A closely monitored, scientific study revealed that, in spite of the fact that the dolphins are so similar, a person under stress would find many differences between the two dolphins. The more differences a person finds between the dolphins, the more stress that person is experiencing.
Look at the image and, if you find more than one or two differences, you may want to enjoy a really relaxing holiday…
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How did you do? Do you need a vacation?! Apparently I do! Here are some tips to manage stress…
Posit Science Corporation announced today, at the annual International Long Term Care Insurance Conference,Ã‚Â theÃ‚Â launch of a new programÃ‚Â calledÃ‚Â Ã‚Â InSight™ for visual processing training.
We have not yet had the chance to analyze the program, but several pertinent open questions posed by Alvaro last month to Posit Science representatives (see Posit Science Brain Fitness Program 2.0: Open Questions)Ã‚Â haven’t yet been addressed. Specifically: