The Internet Tries to Make Sense of What Colour This Dress Actually Is (23 pics)

When I first looked at it twenty minutes ago, I saw white and gold, now I see black and blue. WHAT IS GOING ON?!

It started when someone uploaded a picture of the dress on tumblr and planted the seeds of doubt.

People panicked.

Science was attemped.

Conspiracies became apparent.

Played out memes were given second breath.

But let’s solve this riddle once and for all.

This is the dress.

It comes in several colors. But none of them are white and gold (I am shocked as well).

Here is the explanation.

And here's an explanation from SCIENCE

So, basically, "blue cones" are what's responsible for people seeing these 3 variations...