The Dress
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Why Can You “Hear” This GIF?

Scientists don’t actually know yet. But we have some vague ideas.

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Oct. 12 2017 1:38 PMThe Shoe Is the New DressCan understanding visual opposition help us understand political opposition? It can’t hurt!
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March 3 2016 1:01 PMThe Meme That Spawned a Science Bonanza What have we learned from a year’s worth of research on “the dress”?
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March 2 2015 12:15 PMWhat Colors Did You See?Take a poll to help guide research on the ambiguous dress.
Brow Beat
Feb. 27 2015 1:58 PMJust How Viral Is “The Dress”?  
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Feb. 27 2015 12:32 PMHow One Dress United the Internet
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Feb. 27 2015 10:38 AMLessons From the DressVision is fundamentally ambiguous—but usually not this ambiguous.
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Feb. 27 2015 12:04 AMThe Official Live Blog: Is This Dress Blue and Black or White and Gold?
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April 12 2017 10:48 AMTwo Years Later, We Finally Know Why People Saw “The Dress” DifferentlyRemember “the dress”? It disrupted our understanding of color, and, yes, it took science two years to catch up. 
Culture Gabfest
March 4 2015 11:45 AMThe Culture Gabfest “There’s No Wrong Way to Use a Margarita Pool” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on The Last Man on Earth, Karl Ove Knausgaard’s travel writing, and the viral phenomenon of “the dress.”
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Feb. 27 2015 2:23 PMThe Dress and the Llamas Are Exactly What the Media Should Be Covering
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Feb. 27 2015 12:55 PMForget the Dress—What Color Is the Light?!
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Feb. 27 2015 12:28 PMWho Sees Blue and Black and Who Sees White and Gold—in One Chart
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Feb. 27 2015 12:26 AMThe Two Women Behind The Dress Definitively Reveal Its Color