The Optical Illusion Pack

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Not only is this incredible kit packed with more than 100 mind-boggling illusions, it also explains the science behind them. Kids will love learning how the brain tricks the eye into seeing what may&#151or may not&#151actually be there. Sections explore:
  • Impossible shapes that appear real but are not
  • Static objects that seem to ...
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Overview


Not only is this incredible kit packed with more than 100 mind-boggling illusions, it also explains the science behind them. Kids will love learning how the brain tricks the eye into seeing what may&#151or may not&#151actually be there. Sections explore:
  • Impossible shapes that appear real but are not
  • Static objects that seem to move
  • Camouflage techniques used by animals
  • The magic behind animation
  • 3D images, and more
This fun and unusual pack comes complete with lots of cool accessories to help with the illusions including: 3D glasses, a thaumatrope (for animated illusions), a press-out impossible triangle, plus acetate sheets and spinners for creating vibrating lines and other illusions. A built-in storage pocket secures illusion accessories.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780764166174
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/1/2013
  • Pages: 36
  • Sales rank: 723,657
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author


Janet Sacks has written more than 30 children's titles published worldwide, including Little Box of Magic Tricks and Little Box of Wizard Tricks, also published by Barron's.
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