Video: An uncanny and beautiful illusion by French juggler Lindzee Poi

Part of me is still wondering if this was faked with the help of CG, but after watching it twice, I’m inclined to think it’s real, and that’s also the consensus among the zillion sites where this viral video has already proliferated. Even if it’s fake, it’s an amazing concept, beautifully executed, and frankly mesmerizing. And if it’s really real — well, then, wow. Human capabilities just advanced a notch on the mind-blow meter.

About Matt Cardin

Teeming Brain founder and editor Matt Cardin is the author of DARK AWAKENINGS, DIVINATIONS OF THE DEEP, A COURSE IN DEMONIC CREATIVITY: A WRITER'S GUIDE TO THE INNER GENIUS, and the forthcoming TO ROUSE LEVIATHAN. He is also the editor of BORN TO FEAR: INTERVIEWS WITH THOMAS LIGOTTI and the academic encyclopedias MUMMIES AROUND THE WORLD, GHOSTS, SPIRITS, AND PSYCHICS: THE PARANORMAL FROM ALCHEMY TO ZOMBIES, and HORROR LITERATURE THROUGH HISTORY.

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