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Scientists are just as obsessed with #thedress as you are: Here's why
Scientists are just as obsessed with #thedress as you are: Here's why

If you can't stop thinking about the divisive dress that appears blue and black to some and white and gold to others, you are not alone: Scientists who study visual illusions have been dazzled by it too. "The whole field was discussing it on Facebook this morning," said Arthur Shapiro, director of the Collaborative for Applied Perceptual Research & Innovation at American University in Washington, D.C. "For all it's pop culture glory, I think it is actually pretty interesting." Qasim Zaidi, who teaches at the Graduate Center for Vision Research at the State University of New York College of Optometry, agreed. "It is one of the...

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