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We Bet You Can’t See All The Twelve Dots In This Picture 

The optical illusion is a phenomenon in which a simple image leaves a deceptive impression in your mind. You must have seen numerous brain-teasing images of optical illusion, but this one will surely hurt your brain.  

This visual of optical illusion was shared by a game developer Will Kerslake on Twitter. The picture has intersecting gray lines on a white background and 12 black dots at the intersection points of the gray lines. I bet you won't be able to see all the twelve dots together in this picture.

Read on to know the reason.

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We Bet You Can't See All The Twelve Dots In This Picture 

We Bet You Can't See All The Twelve Dots In This Picture 

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There are total 12 black dots in the picture. 

There are total 12 black dots in the picture. 

I bet you can't see them together.

But why?

But why?

This type of illusion is known as Ninio's Extinction Illusion. 

Due to this phenomenon, your brain is unable to see all the dots together.

Due to this phenomenon, your brain is unable to see all the dots together.

The dots keep blinking in and out of existence at the intersection point of the gray lines. 

Will Kerslake is a game developer who shared this interesting picture on his Twitter account on Sunday afternoon. 

He tweeted: "There are twelve black dots at the intersections of this image. Your brain won't let you see them all at once."

Ninio's Extinction Illusion is making the netizens crazy. 

Ninio’s Extinction Illusion is making the netizens crazy. 

The picture is going viral and has been shared more than 19,000 times. 

Please don't lose your mind if you're unable to see the dots together.

Please don't lose your mind if you're unable to see the dots together.

You need to focus on the black dots for five minutes continuously. Then you'll notice that the black dots will always appear at the centre of your vision.

But the dots present at the periphery of the picture will appear and disappear. 

But the dots present at the periphery of the picture will
appear and disappear. 

It is because humans have bad peripheral vision.

While gazing at black dots at the centre of the image, your brain keeps guessing about the dots in the blurry peripheral area. 

While gazing at black dots at the centre of the image, your brain keeps guessing about the dots in the blurry peripheral area. 

Thus, you're unable to see the black dots together.

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