Posts by Anna Gragert


September 6, 2016

Optical Illusion Paintings Framed as Colorful Portals to Another Dimension

Anonymous street artist 1010 has downsized his substantially larger, building-sized murals to form intriguing artwork that you can actually hang in your home. Each one serves as its own colorful optical illusion. Using a 3D gradient, 1010 makes his framed work look as though it's a portal to another artistic dimension. While the designs may appear to be a spontaneous vortex, they're actually man-made using acrylic paint and hand-cut paper.

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March 23, 2016

Happy Dog Can’t Stop Smiling, Even After Being Stung

There's one dog out there who's inspired us to come up with a new life motto: “Just keep smiling!” Following an unfortunate and seemingly painful encounter with an insect (or other poisonous creature), a Golden Retriever in Thailand wasn't willing to give up her contagious smile. Even after the pup was rushed to the vet, she kept smiling through the inflammation.

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March 22, 2016

Adorable Preemie Twin Girls Playfully Pose for Creative Portraits

Though they're only eight months old, twins Leia and Lauren have already stolen the hearts of thousands on Instagram. Their parents are Singaporeans Amber Yong and Peter Lok, who initially decided to create an Instagram account for their girls “as a medium to document their growing journey.” They felt “it was a perfect platform to share these [photos] with our friends, family, and like-minded parents.

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