Illusion

Sunday Deals: Save 50% On the Superhero 3D Illusion Lamps

We have an awesome deal in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save 50% off the Superhero 3D Illusion Lamps.<p>The Superhero 3D Illusion Lamps …

Geek

Superhero 3D Illusion Lamps

Show everyone that you’re a real fan with today’s Daily Deal, Superhero 3D Illusion Lamps. Choose from Batman, Spider-Man, Iron Man, Deadpool, and …

3D

Another Crazy Optical Illusion: There are 16 Circles in This Image

…and there's an interesting explanation for why you can't see them at first<p>This tricky visual is called "The Coffer Illusion." What do you see?<p>There …

Optical Illusions

This optical illusion is going viral

Jennifer NewtonThe Sun<p><b>AN OPTICAL illusion that challenges people to see circles among rectangular door panels has left the internet stumped.</b><p>The …

Australian News

Look at This Illusion Too Long and Your Horizons May Never Be Straight Again

Leave it to a person skilled at both magic and balloon twisting to come up with an illusion so crazy it is hard to accept. This is even after testing …

Photography

The ‘mountain or valley’ illusion

Mountain or valley? Concave or convex? Why is it so difficult to tell the difference when you’re viewing a surface from directly overhead? This short …

What these optical illusions say about our brains

Kim Ransley and Alex O. Holcombenews.com.au<p><b>VISUAL illusions show us that we do not have direct access to reality. They can also provide an inkling of</b> …

Neurology

China warns India not to harbour illusions in border stand-off

BEIJING: China's defence ministry on Monday warned India not to harbour any illusions about the Chinese military's ability to defend its territory, …

China

China warns India not to harbor illusions in border stand-off

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s defense ministry on Monday warned India not to harbor any illusions about the Chinese military’s ability to defend its territory, amid a festering border dispute.<p>The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted …

World News

Optical illusions: Can you master them all?

This Artist's 3D Illusions Have Over 900K Instagram Fans

Leave the average person to their own devices with a pen and pad and they're bound to create your run-of-the-mill doodle, complete with squiggly …

Statue of Liberty

Artists Delete Graffiti Photoshop-style with a Painted Illusion

Now this is clever: a group of street artists in Russia have “deleted” the graffiti covering a dumpster and abandoned car with a clever anamorphic …

Street Art

Deleted Graffiti

LinkDmitry Chabanov and fellow graffiti artists who joined Stenograffia 2017 painted an anamorphic illusion on an abandoned car and the structure …

Graffiti

Falling Books Bookend

Add an amusing touch to your reading nook by propping up your literary collection using this falling books bookend. It’s crafted from metal and …

Shopping

Photographic Illusions Mirror Our Connection with Nature

Luisa Azevedo makes magic with her surreal, beautiful photo manipulations.<p>Eighteen year old photographer and digital artist Luisa Azevedo doesn't want to create realism, she wants to create magic. The Lisbon native's surrealist photo manipulations are known for their serene tone, crisp composition, …

Artists

Brilliant 3D Illusion Drawings That Add Depth to Everyday Scenes

A photo posted by HuskMitNavn (@huskmitnavn1) on Dec 29, 2016 at 11:29am PST<p>Danish artist HuskMitNavn, whose work we’ve previously written about, is …

Instagram

The bench that plays mind-games!

“Defying expectation, hard becomes soft”. The Stix bench uses 121 spring-loaded wooden members as a part of its hard-yet-soft upper surface. Upon …

Furniture

Meet Norway’s Matilda, the thrilling new voice behind “Illusion”

"Illusion" marks Matilda Gressberg moving away from her folk-pop roots into elegant electronic music with new-found bite.<p>From sweeping strings in the …

Music (UK)

The Hollow Mask Optical Illusion Explained

In a fascinating educational video by the Royal Institution, mathematician and host Rachel Dorris explained the disarming optical illusion created by …

Cool Stuff

This camera illusion makes a speeding SUV's wheels look perfectly still

They cause mass confusion and make us question everything we thought we knew, but we still can’t get enough of optical illusions. The latest visual …

Cool Stuff

Germany Says Merkel’s ‘Illusions’ Warning to U.K. Was Unprompted

German Chancellor Angela Merkel didn’t need prompting from European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to warn the U.K. against harboring …

Brexit

22 Optical Illusions That Prove Your Brain Sucks

What you think is reality is a lie. And we have the proof.<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Back in …

Ziff-Davis

May says Merkel talk of UK illusions shows how tough Brexit talks will be

LONDON (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s comments about Britain having illusions over its future relationship with the European Union show how tough the upcoming Brexit negotiations will be, Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Thursday.<p>Earlier Merkel said some people in Britain still …

Brexit

Merkel Warns Against U.K. ‘Illusions’ in Hard-Line Brexit Speech

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter.</i><p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel laid down a tough line for …

Brexit

Merkel warns UK against Brexit 'illusions'

BERLIN: Germany's Angela Merkel told Britain on Thursday (Apr 27) it should have no "illusions" it would retain the rights of an EU member after …

Brexit

Make2Learn

On April 25th, at the ATLIS (#ATLISac) annual conference, I moderated a panel called “Makerspaces: Moving Beyond the Hype”. Makerspaces offer so much …

Gaudreau headed to worlds, Giordano considering it

Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports<p>Johnny Gaudreau wants to play more hockey this season.<p>His NHL season over after the Calgary Flames were swept in the …

Sports

Want Thicker Hair? Try This Bizarre Trick

Full disclosure: this trick works better on brunettes and dark blondes, as the contrast between hair and scalp is much more noticeable.<p>“Using a brow …

Fashion

French presidential candidate Mélenchon uses ‘hologram’ optical illusion to appear in seven places

As the April 23rd French presidential election approaches, candidates are predictably stumping to bring voters out, but far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon may have the most effective strategy: using an optical illusion, he beamed “holograms” of himself to six cities around the country.<p>As <i>Le</i> …

Jean-Luc Mélenchon

Daniel Dennett Says Consciousness Is An Illusion, And He May Have A Point

<i>Excited for the August 21 eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event.</i> <i>The Curiosity team will be</i> …

Consciousness