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    Updated on Aug 19, 2020. Posted on Nov 4, 2013

    23 Real Photos That Will Make You Question The World

    This does not make sense.

    1. Jesus walks!

    But actually: Before you cue the Kanye, wait a little. This could just be a perfectly timed photo, right?

    2. But really, why walk when you can bike?

    But actually: Whoever took this photo has the timing of a god.

    3. So, this is the stretch tool, right?

    But actually: Although it looks more like what would happen were a coyote to have chicken legs, the Maned Wolf is naturally so well endowed.

    4. Challenge gravity, you say?

    Flickr: wallyg

    But actually: This is just a street performance by German sorcerer Johan Lorbeer. He manages to stay elevated through the use of a hidden harness and a fake arm.

    5. This is why you don't build railways out of Silly Putty...

    But actually: The aftermath of railway tracks after an earthquake in Canterbury, New Zealand.

    6. When did they invent androids?

    But actually: This is Valeria Lukyanova, the Human Barbie. She has undergone major reconstructive surgery to achieve this look.

    7. "Did we take a wrong turn?"

    But actually: A plane taxis across the Autobahn at Liepzig Airport.

    8. A man contemplates his life as his boat sinks. / Via

    But actually: The boat is designed to float that way. The man is attempting to do a stunt of walking along the keel while keeping his balance.

    9. The mountain was angry that day.

    But actually: It just happened to spew lava in the shape of a skull. Spooky!

    10. When you see it...

    But actually: This photo really puts life in perspective.

    11. Europe is a trippy, terrifying place.

    But actually: At least the tarps used to cover buildings while being renovated were designed by someone on LSD.

    12. Bullshit! Trees don't bend like that!

    Flickr: 88364173@N00

    But actually: Well, at least in this one forest in Poland, they do.

    13. The end is nigh, Cthulhu awakens.

    But actually: This is just a combination of the perfect tide, clear water, and giant plumes of seaweed.

    14. Who would spend all that money to CGI pizza in space?

    But actually: The better question is who would actually send pizza into space. Anamanaguchi, that's who!

    15. Aww, that's cute! Dressing a kitty up for Halloween...

    But actually: This is actually Venus, a rare cat that has dual coloring. She even has her own Facebook page.

    16. Watch out! The sky is falling!

    But actually: At least, a giant sculpture by New Zealand artist Neil Dawson is...

    17. Who ever would have thought a black hole would form in the suburbs?

    Flickr: kevinomara

    But actually: No black hole, just an impressive demonstration of construction art on a house that is soon to be torn down.

    18. Minecraft is real! But only in the oceans...

    M. Griffono / Via

    But actually: This is just a cross sea: an area where waves from two different directions meet.

    19. The headless horseman is one thing, but the headless gymnast?!


    But actually: No magic, just amazing flexibility and a well-framed shot.

    20. You better hope he's not still hungry after!

    But actually: This is just a clever billboard demonstrating how wild marketing is in Indonesia.

    21. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Is it two people falling through the air?

    Takaki Watanabe / Via

    But actually: Nope! It's Salar de Uyuni, the world's largest salt flatland, in Bolivia. Every year it becomes covered in a small amount of water, turning it into the world's largest mirror.

    22. Floating colors? No Photoshop? Bullshit!

    But actually: This is just a series of amazing optical illusions done by Swiss artist Felice Varini as installation pieces.

    23. Legos bend that way?

    But actually: No, they don't. This one must just be magic. Seriously.

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