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12 Mindbending Optical Illusions That May Break Your Brain

From spinning circles to disappearing dots, these insane optical illusions aren't what they appear to be.

 12 Optical Illusions That Will Make Your Brain Hurt
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Are you ready to have your mind blown?

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1. Parallel lines
1. Parallel lines
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These lines appear to be angled up or down, but the horizontal lines are actually all parallel.

Need proof?

Try covering the top and bottom of one line of squares with a piece of paper.

No slants to be found!



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