Illusion

16 Insane Illusions That Will Make You Stop Believing Your Eyes Anymore!

#1 How many colors are there in this image?<p>Now that you come up with the answer, 4, 5, 6 the blue and green spirals are in fact of the same color — …

9 famous mirages that play tricks on the eyes

Magnetic hill<p>A magnetic hill or gravity hill has more in common with artificial optical illusions than light-based mirages. One of the most …

Only Creative People Can See The Portrait In This Optical Illusion

<b>Akiyoshi Kitaoka</b> is a Japanese experimental psychologist who makes illusion art. For a recent piece, he created a portrait, but only a select few …

Photography

Andy Rubin teases bezel-less phone - which are so hot right now - in picture on Twitter

Bezel-less phones are, if the internet is to be believed, the <i>actual</i> next big thing. And as we know, Andy Rubin is currently at the helm of a stealthy …

This Amazing Study Shows How Humans Can Sense A Force Field Around Their Body

<b>Have you ever felt a force field around your body?</b><p>Our brains are aware not just of our bodies but also the immediate space around us. Now, a twist on …

The Brain

Can you find the seven-dotted dice in this mind-bending puzzle?

The internet has been left stumped by a new mind-bending puzzle.<p>People have been challenged to find the exact right amount of seven dots on a die’s …

Makeup Artist Creates Surreal Optical Illusion Made With Body Paint That Shows Her Body Cut in Half

Israeli makeup artist Ilana Kolihanov has released a new timelapse video where she demonstrates how to create a surreal body paint optical illusion …

Painting

Product Design: Anicorn Hidden Time Watch

I think most of us shared our love for gradients. As a designer, I do! What if it shares the time through a gradient on a beautiful watch?! This is …

Design

The Hidden Time watch uses an optical illusion to trick you into focusing on the present

Smartwatches are all well and good, but sometimes the stress of notifications pinging and screens constantly lighting up is all a bit much. Sometimes it’s nice to just put on a regular watch and enjoy the fine craftsmanship and design of a mechanical device.<p>The Hidden Time Watch, from Anicorn …

The Self Illusion and Psychotherapy

One of the great privileges of working in psychiatry currently is witnessing the amazing progress of so-called ‘biological psychiatry’. Advances in …

Psychology

Creepy Fireproof Human Skull Logs That Can Be Used in Your Gas Fireplace or Fire Pit

Formation Creations has made a collection of creepy fireproof human skull logs that can be used in your gas fireplace or fire pit that are sure to …

The ‘Moses Illusion’ Explains Why You’re Terrible at Remembering Names

A quick little trivia question for you: In the biblical story, how many of each type of animal did Moses bring onto the ark?<p>Did you say two? If you …

Psychology

Illusion

Good services are like a magic trick, the complexity and hard work is hidden from the viewer to give the illusion that something else, something …

The optical illusion ripping up all cricketing good will between Australian and India

Star Sports analyst Laxman, who scored 8,781 runs in a decorated Test career, condemned the visitors for "mocking" India skipper Virat Kohli's …

Cricket

This girl has the same color eyes and its making the internet crazy

If you're in the mood to trick your brain, this optical illusion will definitely give it a workout.<p>This is a photo of a girl you are likely to …

Optical Illusions

This Mind-Blowing Trick Is So Insane You'll Need to See It to Believe It

The internet is a melting pot of wacky challenges that constantly leave us all scratching our heads, but this insane new trick will leave you thinking "WTF?!" and "How'd he do that?"<p>In the video, a student spins a cup stacked inside of another cup until the top cup is left spinning on its own. A …

Amazing

These Optical Illusions Are Clearly Some Form Of Witchcraft

Image: Imgur<p>Okay, maybe it's just science.<p>This one does my head in, but it's true - these aren't two different photos. They are the same photo, side …

Technology (Australia)

Prepare to Squint For Hours Trying to Find the Hidden Animals in This Painting

Fancy yourself a keen observer? Do you always find Waldo within minutes? Then try your hand at the latest Playbuzz optical illusion quiz that's driving the internet a little loopy.<p>The quiz, created by Alan Sherin, features a moving painting GIF. The objective? Find the four hidden animals in it. …

Quizzes

Happy Pi Day, Now Watch This - Motherboard

It's that time again. How are you celebrating? Eating a baked disc of sugar? Reciting digits like a fleshy version of Siri? Maybe if you're snowed in like us New York Motherboarders, you can fire up the intertubes and re-watch Darren Aronofsky's cult classic.<p><i>Pi</i>, for those who missed it the first …

Raspberry Pi

refix coin mirror is as playful set of adhesive accessories

refix playfully shapes coin mirror as an adhesive accessory<p><b>product design company refix has developed the coin mirror as an adhesive accessory.</b> the …

Design

Selena Gomez's New Hair Color Looks Like An Optical Illusion

Stop everything because Selena Gomez MAY have just gotten her biggest hair makeover yet. The catch? We're not exactly sure what the color is. On …

Lifestyle

Fede Alvarez to Direct Dragon Tattoo Reboot for Sony

Lisbeth Salander, the cult figure and title character of theacclaimed Millennium book series created by Stieg Larsson, will return to the screen in</b> …

Movies

These Kaleidoscopic Paintings Look Like Optical Illusions - Creators

Rich amalgamations of color funnel towards a narrow epicenter, guided by an invisible current. Some of these iridescent designs abide by a strict, spiral shape, while others branch off into horns and crescents. The underlying constant is dynamic, sustained movement.<p>At the hands of visual artist …

Painting

The 6 Best Optical Illusions to Stump the Internet, Ranked

Optical illusions are both divisive and collaborative. Sure, there’s often people that see one thing and the individuals that see another. But at the …

16 Mind-Blowing Illusions That Will Trick Your Brain

Advertisements<p><b>How many colors do you see in this image?</b><p>#1<p><b>The blue and green spirals are actually the same color — green. There is no blue color in</b> …

Photoshop

Khan Academy

Have you ever looked at yourself in the mirror and imagined that there is a whole other world on the other side of the glass with another version of …

Khan Academy

Transforming Pencils Into Landscapes

Australian artist Lionel Bawden creates imaginative landscapes out of colored Staedtler pencils. These complex sculptures seem to depict movement and …

Art

I Transform Pressed Wood Into Optical Illusion Artworks

The “Redemption” series make use of standard pressed wood panels as canvases. Using only pencil and ink, I managed to hide some of the existing …

Art

Why You Can Embrace Disillusionment

Stomach in knots. Clenched fists. Heart pounding. Tear-stained eyes. <i>I expected to be hurt in life, but I didn’t expect it from you. You were a safe</i> …

Christianity