Jump to content

How does your brain work?
Take this cool (quick) test to find out


  • Please log in to reply
83 replies to this topic

#1 Feral_Pooks

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:14 PM

http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/right-bra...o-1111114603615

I stare and stare and, bugger me, she just goes clockwise. Does anyone see different? I must be very, very right-brained!

#2 EssentialBludger

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:20 PM

I can make her go both ways. original.gif

#3 Feral_Pooks

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:25 PM

My brain is defective!

#4 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:26 PM

both ways

#5 Mrs Lannister

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:28 PM

All the things listed under left side describe me to a tee.... But the dancer is only going clockwise to me

#6 3cheekykids

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:28 PM

Very cool. I can turn her both ways as well but can't figure out how that is at all possible. original.gif

#7 Beltie

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:29 PM

I stare and stare at her and she is going clockwise but when I look left to read the text I can see her switch directions in my peripheral vision. If , after watching her go anti-clockwise, I look elsewhere (not reading) she will change back again.

I'm quite pleased but not at all sure what it means. Indecisive brain that doesn't like to be watched?

#8 ALittleBitter

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:29 PM

Just clockwise. I've been trying really hard to see it the other way but I can't.

#9 Feral_Pooks

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:30 PM

This is the point where I admit I've been staring at her for about 15 minutes and was hoping you would all say "yea she just goes clockwise it's a joke" Tounge1.gif

You clever ppl.

#10 Yomumma

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:30 PM

Anti-clockwise, then she started going clockwise.

#11 leosmum

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:32 PM

I can only see her going clockwise so must be in your camp, OP! I wonder if it's actually a credible test?! Fascinating if it is.

#12 biscotty

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:34 PM

I've been staring for a while & can only see clockwise.
I am also left-handed, pretty sure my right side is quite dominant!

#13 Jupiter123

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:35 PM

Both ways, but what the hell is with her nipples? They are so pointy and out there lol

#14 Feral_Pooks

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:35 PM

I have no idea if it's credible. Interesting, though, how we are all looking at the same thing and see totally different things happening!

Can anyone tell me a trick to turn her? It's bugging me

Eta. I didn't even notice the nipples. I really am not left brained at all Tounge1.gif

Edited by Pooks_, 04 February 2013 - 10:36 PM.


#15 DonnaNobelHasBeenS

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:37 PM

Both ways. But my she is perky.

#16 bailee

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:40 PM

When I first looked at her she went anti clockwise but now I can only see her clockwise. Read the description for clockwise and that is not me at all.

#17 Bazinga

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:40 PM

Both ways but mainly clockwise. I can get her to turn if I look above my screen and unfocus my eyes.

#18 Beltie

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:41 PM

QUOTE (Pooks_ @ 04/02/2013, 11:35 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Can anyone tell me a trick to turn her? It's bugging me

Eta. I didn't even notice the nipples. I really am not left brained at all Tounge1.gif


Try putting her in your peripheral vision and do something else. She'll swap for me if I look past he laptop screen and at the TV. I can see her flick into the opposite direction when I do this.

#19 Riotproof

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:41 PM

She goes clockwise, for me. I can make her go bit, but it takes a lt of concentration.q

#20 -Emissary-

Posted 04 February 2013 - 10:44 PM

I can get her to go both ways and flipped a few times.

Though my eyes hurt. It requires too much concentration to change her. I have to kind of move my eyes back and forth at a much faster pace than she is so that suddenly she seems to only be swinging her arms around from side to side and then switch her.

Takes too much bloody effort.

Interesting though. The left brain function describes me but I'm a very emotional and imaginative person.

#21 rocketsurgeon

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:00 PM

Both but I kind of go cross eyed to make her switch directions.  I look at her straight leg and foot and can't see how she could possibly go in another direction then all of a sudden she does lol

#22 CallMeFeral

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:01 PM

I swear it's a hoax and they have her changing direction!

She goes clockwise for me for the most part, although it flips. But that description doesn't describe me.

#23 lizzzard

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:06 PM

My naturally I see her going anti-clockwise. It's really really hard to make her go clockwise but I think I have done it before.

#24 Honey Pot

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:11 PM

She's going clockwise for me now but a few years ago I managed to get her to switch but then somehow I could never get her to go back the other way again.

#25 asanil

Posted 04 February 2013 - 11:26 PM

Only clockwise for me at first.

Managed to switch by covering the image with my hand and slowly reveal her by moving my hand to the right.




1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users

 

Ada Nicodemou: 'I can never be completely happy again'

Home and Away actress Ada Nicodemou has opened up about the loss of her stillborn baby.

10 things to consider when you're thinking about trying for a baby

Before you start tracking your menstrual cycle and reading up on the best positions to get pregnant, there are a few other things you may want to consider.

Baby Gammy's dad tries to claim charity money

The biological father of baby Gammy has reportedly tried to access charity money raised for the little boy's medical costs.

How special surgery and IVF can create a post-vasectomy baby

Cricket legend Glenn McGrath and his second wife Sara are expecting their first child together, thanks to IVF and a delicate surgical sperm retrieval process that helped the couple to conceive.

Belle Gibson's mother 'disgusted and embarrassed'

The mother of disgraced wellness blogger Belle Gibson has accused her daughter of lying about her childhood in an attempt to garner public sympathy.

Life On Mars

It's men who need 'retraining', not women

We are all responsible for our own behaviour. Telling victims to harden up is wrong.

Doctor's mobile phone 'left inside c-section mum'

A new mum claims a doctor left his mobile phone inside her after delivering her baby via caesarean section.

I'm a mum and I'm following my dreams

I want my kids to know that no matter what happens in life, you can still be who it is that you've always wanted to be.

Those first daycare days

I had this innate 'mum' moment the other day.

'If one person had listened, my life would have been so different'

Katherine's father will die in prison for the horrifying sexual abuse of his daughter. Yet she is the one with the true life sentence.

Couple to celebrate terminally ill baby's birthday in unique way

Baby Jai Bishop has lived at Starship Hospital for the past seven months, with his parents flying back and forth from Hokitika, 1100km away, to be by his side.

This new plan undermines breastfeeding and baby health at everyone's expense

Mothers, babies, the health system and the wider society are going to pay the price of this new budget.

Trying to understand why your baby is upset

Working out what?s underlying your baby's fussiness can be a case of trial and error. Here are a few common causes and how you can remedy each one.

When those you love judge your parenting

In today's society, never has it been harder to parent without judgment. But what about when judgment is coming from closer to home?

Don't play the victim blame game with family violence

It's not a woman's job to teach violent men how to behave.

11 truths about having two under two

When I told my mothers? group that my husband and I had started trying for our second baby they told me I was crazy. Now I can see why.

'How do you say goodbye to someone you've only just started to get to know?'

New mum Sarah Sutton was faced with a shattering scenario no person should have to endure.

It's a ... boy! Couple welcomes son number 13

"It's a boy!" That's the phrase Kateri Schwandt has heard in labour delivery ward for the 13th time in her life.

Six reasons to go for a walk

Can't find time to get to the gym? It could be just as beneficial to put your baby in the stroller and go for a walk.

Seven questions you should be asking about your health cover

If the last time you assessed your health cover was five years ago, there?s a chance it may no longer suit your needs. To ensure it?s still right for your family, click here for seven questions to ask.

 
Advertisement
 
Advertisement
 
 
 

What's hot on EB

Where are the childcare places?

It?s all very well to encourage women to work if they choose to, but how can the measures lead to increased workforce participation when women are once again left holding the baby?

The pain of not having babies and not knowing why

After seven years of wishing, hoping, crying, punching pillows and shouting "why me?!", the end result is more than I ever thought possible.

Getting your family finances in order

Whether you're after a new car for a growing family, a bigger house, or are just fixing up your finances, here are the basics on borrowing.

Mum shares graphic selfie to warn against tanning

A mum has shared a graphic photo of her skin cancer treatment as a warning to others.

Does parenthood make us happier?

We can certainly gain higher levels of happiness when we become parents, but the trick is to not get overwhelmed by the pressures of raising our kids.

No, having a dog is not like having a human child

It's obvious these people dote on their pets, but they're barking up the wrong tree.

Toddler styling

Seven things my toddler taught me about my home

My standards at home were never that high but having a two-year-old has taught me to be cool with chaos.

Australia's top baby names of 2014

The numbers have been crunched and it's official: Australian parents are having a bit of an 'O' moment.

How to set up the perfect nursery for your baby

You'll soon be meeting your baby, but you've got one big task to get done first: setting up a comfy, calming nursery you'll both be able to enjoy.

Childcare rebate: tougher rules for stay-at-home mums

A new form of activity testing will be introduced to ensure the highest subsidies go to parents who contribute the most to the workforce.

The women who desperately need more support in pregnancy

For women suffering from chronic morning sickness or hyperemesis gravidarum, pregnancy can be the roller coaster from hell.

When labour doesn't happen and you're induced

I never actually went into labour - so by 42 weeks I was booked in for induction.

Mum's grief for triplets inspires change

The death of Sophie Smith's triplet baby boys has motivated the half-marathon mother and her team to raise $1.25 million for charity.

The best advice for treating head lice

Just like a horror movie ... THEY'RE BAAAAAACK. So what works in treating and avoiding head lice and nits?

Overdue and over it

A watched womb never labours ... or at least mine didn't.

Parenting an early walker

Watching your child take their first wobbly steps is one of the best parenting highs you'll ever experience. But with that high comes a new reality.

Baby-led weaning worked for us

My baby wasn't interested in food - until we tried something new. Now she's eating it all, and it often comes from my plate.

'Paralysed bride' becomes a mum

Rachelle Friedman Chapman was preparing to marry the man of her dreams when tragedy struck four years ago.

 

Top baby names

Baby Names

The numbers are in and we can now bring you the 2014 top baby name list for Australia.

 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.