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?”
Art by Xia Xiao Wan
(Click any image to enlarge)
Continue reading “These 3D artworks are slices of reality”
Zozo, the creepy Gypsy clown
Do reality shows seem fake to you?
Ken Tarr knows that parts of them are definitely fake: he scams the shows by pretending to be whatever outrageous person he thinks they need. Continue reading “The man who hoaxes reality TV shows”
Film director Ilya Khrzhanovsky
blurs the lines between real and fake.
From an article in GQ magazine:
Five years ago, a relatively unknown (and unhinged) director began one of the wildest experiments in film history. Continue reading “Reality, movie or cult?”
I believe one dimension has encountered another.
These illusion pencil drawings are by Cesar Del Valle, an artist from Medellin, Columbia. Continue reading “Penciling in reality – drawings by Cesar Del Valle”
Could the actual you sit in this office?
Which one is real? Continue reading “Is it real, or is it game reality?”
A short film about the deceptive power of words.
Imagine you can fully direct your experience. It’s not true, but imagine you can. Continue reading “Do our words create reality, or do our words describe reality?”
The moral? Attack the wetware, not the hardware or software. Continue reading “A crypto nerd’s imagination vs. reality (Security edition)”