Photographer Alan Friedman took this photo of our sun
being crossed by the International Space Station.
The crossing took 0.2 seconds. Continue reading “Why do we need illusion when reality is so amazing?”
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This Pear’s Soap advertising
card is from before 1900.
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Continue reading “Yorick’s Skull – an old optical illusion”
|She has a completely fixed point of view.|
The bench you peel away.
The table that’s being very bad. Continue reading “Whimsical optical illusion furniture”
Can you identify what’s in this image? Continue reading “What is it? An optical illusion”
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The optical illusion above is a static image that your eyes and brain make move. Continue reading “This optical illusion will burn your eyeballs”
Can you spot the non-turkey face in this "rafter" of turkeys? (Yes, that’s the correct term for a group. And no, it’s not called a Congress of turkeys.)Click to enlarge. Continue reading “The turkey optical illusion”
A Celtic tombstone
The Irish actor and poet Thomas Moore, who lived from 1779 – 1852, wrote the following poem about the world being a brief deception. Continue reading “This world is an illusion”