National Archives now curates GIFs

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From the sublime to the ridiculous, the U.S. National Archives' new curated page of GIFs on Giphy has an animated bit of US history for every occasion, like Woodsy Owl or this analog odometer from the Apollo 8 mission. Read the rest

Amazing optical illusion makes black and white image appear color

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Stare at the dot. Enjoy the magic! (via r/gifs) Read the rest

Glamorous Beyoncé Cow is glamorous

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So glamorous. Read the rest

Donald Trump's fierce drag makeover

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SaintHoax decided to give Donald Trump a drag makeover, and the results are glorious. Serving Ursula realness! Read the rest

Great book covers as animated GIFs

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Wonderful literary GIFs by Javier Jensen of Santiago, Chile.

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Proposed update for Mac OS beach ball of death

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Nobody likes the beach ball of death. Maybe something cuter would help. Here's alternate option if that does not strike Tim Cook's fancy: Read the rest

Dream Recollection Inducer

“Dream Recollection Inducer (GIF Format)—To gaze at shortly after waking.” By ZBAGS. Read the rest

10 wonderful GIFs by Argentinean animator and GIF artist Kidmograph

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VHS, arcade games, rainbows, neon, and big fat beige computer workstations.

NASA releases amazing pics of Ceres

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From JPL. Those white spots are an intriguing mystery. Read the rest

This trippy GIF reveals patterns each time you blink

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Take a quick tour of how your brain processes patterns by blinking at different speeds while looking at this GIF. You'll probably see concentric circles appearing in different places, and possibly pentagonal lines now and then. Read the rest

Handy guide to image file types and when to use each

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Arunshory M posted a handy chart from Who is Hosting This describing image file types and the best ways to use each one. Read the rest

Einstein's tongue, the animated GIF

Based on UPI photographer Arthur Sasse's famous photo taken on March 14, 1951, Albert Einstein's 72nd birthday. GIF source: Psychedelicacies (via Imaginary Foundation) Read the rest

Penrose Stars animated GIF

"Penrose Stars", a GIF created by davidope and inspired by the famed impossible object, the Penrose stairs. See more of dvdp's abstract GIFs here. (via Imaginary Foundation) Read the rest