Is what you see what you really get? Don’t be fooled, not everything is as it seems. Our senses have limitations and can be bent and twisted. This is especially true of our sense of sight. Pictures can mess with our perspective, making us see one thing over the other or causing immovable objects to move, messing with our head. Here are 25 crazy optical illusions that will blow your mind.
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The Bermuda Triangle, also known as the Devil’s Triangle, is an infamous stretch of the Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda, Puerto Rico, and the tip of Florida that has been the location of strange disappearances of dozens of ships and aircrafts since the mid-19th century. Many scientists have attempted to theorize what makes the place so dangerous, but one thing is certain–more planes and ships have disappeared there than anywhere else in the world. Here are 10 ill-fated journeys of ships and planes have vanished into the Bermuda Triangle, many without leaving a trace.
If you have ever had a clear memory of something that never actually happened, or that actually happened in a different way than you remember, then you have experienced the fascinating phenomenon called the “Mandela Effect.” Coined in 2015, the Mandela Effect refers to those curious instances in which many people are 100% certain they remember something a particular way, but in reality, it turns out they are incorrect. There have been many theories for this bizarre and still greatly unexplained phenomenon, but what’s most interesting about the Mandela effect is that there are large groups of thousands of people who remember periods of history differently than others. Here are some of the most common, and mind-boggling, examples of the fascinating Mandela Effect.
Created in 1955, the Guinness World Records is no stranger to strange things. For more than six decades, people have been looking for all sorts of creative manners to be “the most” at something. Every year, the Guinness World Records receives about 50,000 applications out of which about 6,000 get approved—which is a lot of records! From the largest pillow fight, to fitting the most amount of straws in someone’s mouth, there’s just no end to the bizarre records people have created and broken. Here are 20 of some of strangest Guinness World Records ever set.
This may not come as a surprise, but people have sold some really bizarre things on the site on eBay over the years. Like REALLY bizarre. Every day, millions of collectibles, decor, appliances, computers, furnishings, equipment, domain names, vehicles, and other miscellaneous items are listed, bought, or sold on eBay. For the most part, they are all normal stuff…for the most part. From a ghost in a jar and Britney Spears´ hair to New Zealand (the actual country) and an unfaithful wife, here are 25 most bizarre things ever sold on eBay.
There are a lot of ways to die, and some are certainly more bizarre than others. Even natural causes like heart failure can be brought on by some pretty strange circumstances. From being suffocated by yarn, to drowning in molasses, here are 15 of the most unusual and ironic deaths throughout history.