Aftereffect of Seen Motion with a Stabilized Retinal Image

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Science  01 Feb 1963:
Vol. 139, Issue 3553, pp. 419
DOI: 10.1126/science.139.3553.419


Prolonged inspection of uniformly moving contours affects differentially the luminance threshold for the detection of test contours as a function of the direction of motion of the test contours. This finding supports a new explanation of the well-known aftereffect.