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Old March 12th 04, 06:42 PM
Denise Howard
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Default Treadmill headrush?

In article , Peter Webb
wrote:

No, its a perception / optical illusion thingie.

Have a go at:

http://www.optillusions.com/dp/1-42.htm

This is a similar thing - your eye/brain compensates/adapts for the
movement, and when the movement stops the compensation makes stationary
things appear to be moving in the opposite direction.


I used to experience the same thing when dismounting my parents' riding
lawnmower after a long bout of mowing.

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