20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

By Attila Nagy on at

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. For the rest of you, check these beauties out.

The Warped Chair by Ibride

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Dezeen


Rubik's tricky cube

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: brusspup


A trippy non animated classic

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Internet


Waving beans

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Based upon the work of A. Kitaoka


Optical illusion wallpaper

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Krycha182


Rotating snakes

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Based upon the work of A. Kitaoka


Another trippy classic: Rollers

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: A. Kitaoka


Anomalous motion illusion

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: A. Kitaoka


A floating cube

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: brusspup


An eye or a sink draining?

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Redditor Liammm


Which way is the wheel turning?

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: foto-jennic.com


Peripheral vision turns stars into monsters

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: mbthompson.com


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

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Internet


Four circles. Caution: This might give you a headache

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Internet


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

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Internet


Our favourite optical trick from last year

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind


Animation is born on transparencies

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: brusspup


This image won't stop

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: BuzzFeed


Do not smoke

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: greeenpro2009


"Rotating" gears

20 Optical Illusions That Might Break Your Mind

Source: Constantin Shebzukhov


We know you've got some of your own. Post your beloved eye candy in the comments!

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