20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Viewer discretion advised! Do not scroll down unless your brain is made of steel and your nerves are Teflon. Some people simply cannot stand optical illusions.

The Warped Chair by Ibride

Source: Dezeen

Rubik’s tricky cube

Source: brusspup

A trippy non animated classic

Source: Internet

Waving beans

Based upon the work of A. Kitaoka

Optical illusion wallpaper

Source: Krycha182

Rotating snakes

Based upon the work of A. Kitaoka

Another trippy classic: Rollers

Source: A. Kitaoka

Anomalous motion illusion

Source: A. Kitaoka

A floating cube

Source: brusspup

An eye or a sink draining?

Source: Redditor Liammm

Which way is the wheel turning?

Source: foto-jennic.com

Peripheral vision turns stars into monsters

Source: mbthompson.com

Stare at the centre of the image for 20 seconds, then look up at someone’s face

Four circles. Caution: This might give you a headache

Cover the middle of the corridor and the animation speeds up; cover the sides and it slows down

One of our favourites

Animation is born on transparencies

Source: brusspup

This image won’t stop

Source: BuzzFeed

Do not smoke

Source: greeenpro2009

“Rotating” gears

Source: Constantin Shebzukhov

We know you’ve got some of your own. Link to your beloved eye candy in the comments!

Top picture: Harry Thompson/Evening Standard/Getty Images

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