Further Reading: ILLUSION

Crocker Mountains illusion
The seemingly impenetrable Crocker Mountains in the Arctic blocked the expedition of Sir John Ross and his quest for the Northwest Passage in 1818. They were later determined to be a complex illusion known as “fata morgana”

The Greatest Card Cheat & the Mythical Sleight

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Mystery Spots, Gravity Hills & the Perpetuation of the Mysterious

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The Illusion of Perfection: Fake Boobs, Fake Butts & Our Unending Struggle With Human Inadequacy

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Space Aliens & Deadly Beauty: Cosmetic Triumph & Folly

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How Do They Do That? The Art of Prestidigitation

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