Tag Archive for pareidolia

Martians won’t even throw us a bone

Photo credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS

More with the Mars pareidolia. People (who have a lot of time on their hands), search Rover photos and point out anything that looks remotely like something that is found on earth. Today, a bone. ‘Thigh Bone’ on Mars Is Just Another Rock, NASA Says. A photo from NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars set the…

The face of god in the sky?

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The perceived image of bearded man appeared through the clouds over Snettisham, Norfolk. The photo was taken by Jeremy Fletcher who says it could be the face of “God” though we do not know what that actually looks like. We can say it looks like several people here and passed. ‘God’ seen in photograph of clouds…

God: I prefer his earlier work

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It seems the devil doesn’t just have the best music, God is deficient in lines of communication from the afterlife too. Various spirits are using social media such as Facebook, and “selfies” on cell-phones to communicate with the living, the creator of the universe apparently favours a more abstract, low-tech approach.  This includes communicating via…

Fishy looking weather map today

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This was humorous. Posted this AM. The shape was just a fleeting thing. It no longer looks like this. And I don’t think it rained fish in DC today. A 30 percent chance of Sharknadoes in D.C. today?. This is the actual map of the probability of damaging winds (greater than 58 mph) for the…

Love is in the eye of the beholder

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I don’t really have anything to say about this but lovely resemblance. Aww, The Broken Blood Vessel In This Woman’s Eye Spells “Love”. The video is pretty clear. Though, some people allege it’s fake. It may just be a strange coincidence. There is not additional further info or confirmation. People find this really amazing.

“Sea” is for Cookie

Stove Pipe Sponge, Aplysina archeri

Sometimes we see the darndest resemblances. Whoa! This sea creature looks just like Cookie Monster – latimes.com. This underwater Cookie Monster is actually a trio of purple sea sponges (Alpysina archeri) that have fused together to form a strong resemblance to the perennially hungry Muppet. Photographer Mauricio Handler stumbled across this “Cookie Monster of the…

The comforting message of a heart-shaped potato

Photo: WENDY VICTORA / Daily News

I know what you are going to say about this but let’s let her enjoy this moment. Woman receives ‘message from the beyond’ from husband – Local – Northwest Florida Daily News. Ever since Sally Colburn’s husband died May 18, she’s been hoping he would find a way to send her a message from beyond.…

Cute, this is. Feel the force.

Credit: LUIS BOJORQUEZ / CATERS NEWS

When made from a pig’s forehead, look as good you will not? Hmm? This pig’s forehead looks just like Yoda from Star Wars | Metro News. Two-year-old pot belly pig Ramona Flowers takes regular strolls around her neighbourhood and is said to enjoy the reaction her unique forehead gets from local residents. Proud owner Luis Bojorquez,…

Jesus appears in a damnable place

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Is this sacreligious? Some think so. The mold stain or bird crap wasn’t? Dog Butt Looks Like Jesus Christ In A Robe (PHOTO) Reddit user Feature_Creature posted a rather old photo of a pug’s butt that appears to show Jesus’ face, as well as his hands, legs and a long flowing robe. Like the writers at…

Does this tree look like Elvis?

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Elvis, Lincoln or our silly brain. Elvis Tree In Herefordshire Has British All Shook Up. Now, Elvis is really branching out. His kingly image has been spotted in an elm tree, according to the Scotsman. At least that’s the claim of Brit John Rowley, who was driving in Herefordshire, England, and saw the tree that…

The faces of Earth

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I loved this story: Pareidolia and geomorphology. How neat is that? These Artists Are Mapping the Earth … With Facial Recognition Software – Megan Garber – The Atlantic. Have you ever looked up into the sky and seen a cloud that vaguely resembles your mom? Or gazed at the twisted trunk of a tree, only…

Juggling Jesus! Image appears in t-shirt

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I’m having fun with this. Because… yeah, just because. Jesus Fabric Softener? Man Claims Jesus Appears in T-Shirt Fabric Softener Stain (PHOTO). Jesus has appeared as a fabric softener stain, according to one British man in reports out this week. Martin Andrews reportedly had an accident in which he spilled some fabric softener on his…