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Meet The Victorian Version Of The GIF — Now In GIF Form

Meet The Victorian Version Of The GIF — Now In GIF Form

Before moving images existed, photographers used a technique called stereoscopic pairs to add movement to an otherwise static photo.
A Moscow River Erupts In Flames After An Oil Spill

A Moscow River Erupts In Flames After An Oil Spill

When water looks like the mouth of a volcano.
Premiere Bigfoot Hunters Show Us Five Of Their Craziest Traps

Premiere Bigfoot Hunters Show Us Five Of Their Craziest Traps

Some people believe in Bigfoot. And some people believe in him so much that they build large, elaborate Bigfoot traps for him.
33 Magical Cinemagraph GIFs That Will Leave You Entranced

33 Magical Cinemagraph GIFs That Will Leave You Entranced

Blending static images with motion, cinemagraphs GIFs bring out the serenity in chaotic scenes -- we look at our favorite cinemagraphs!
Your GIF Guide To How Muscles Work

Your GIF Guide To How Muscles Work

Now that you know how they work, it's time to actually use them.
What We Love This Week, Volume LXXXII

What We Love This Week, Volume LXXXII

The first wildlife photos at National Geographic, the smallest home in the world, and more: this week, we're in love with superlatives.
The True Size Of Australia

The True Size Of Australia

For most people, Australia is simply out of sight and out of mind. As this GIF shows, the massive physical reality of Australia is hard to ignore.
A Sobering Look At Capital Punishment In The United States

A Sobering Look At Capital Punishment In The United States

contemporary figures suggest that the US has always been bloodthirsty when it comes to killing its own. This map presents a more complicated story.
The Historic Battle Of Cowpens

The Historic Battle Of Cowpens

Outnumbered and out-resourced, the 1781 Battle of Cowpens was an essential win for the American forces during the War of Independence.
Don’t Be That Guy: An Animated GIF Guide To Surviving New York (And Any Other City)

Don’t Be That Guy: An Animated GIF Guide To Surviving New York (And Any Other City)

Just going to New York is a feat in itself, so make sure you don't stick out like a sore thumb during your next visit with this New York City GIF guide!
Romain Laurent’s Bizarre And Bewitching GIFs

Romain Laurent’s Bizarre And Bewitching GIFs

Adding elements of aesthetic interest to the ever-popular GIF medium, Romain Laurent is a name with which you should be familiar.