20 Daily Little Mysteries Perfectly Explained By Clever GIFs.

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Pythagoras Theorem is explained perfectly through this amazing visual.

They say that a photograph is worth a thousand words. If that’s true, then a GIF can be best described as priceless. Gone are the days of watching long videos to understand things. From complex mechanical processes to biological responses, the following GIFs will help you understand a wide array of intricate designs and processes within seconds.


This is the reason why A squared plus B squared is always equal to C squared, in a right angled triangle.

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This is how the zipper in your clothes works.

As clearly seen in the gif, the teeth on either side of the zipper are positioned in a way that ensures that they will close down on each other.

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The GIF depicts the unrolling of a circle’s circumference to explain Pi.

Thanks to GIFs, geometry does not look as tough as it once used to.

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This is what a tesseract (4-D cube) looks like.

Just watching this will make your eyes hurt.

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Have you ever wondered how a sewing machine works?

Now you know how this amazing invention works. However, figuring out how to thread the machine properly remains a mystery.

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The Knight’s Tour is finally explained.

The Knight’s Tour is a chess puzzle where a knight must visit every square on the board only once.

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This is what happens when a Slinky is dropped to the ground.

This sure brings back some childhood memories.

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The style of walking adopted by ants is simply hilarious.

It’s amazing how they don’t trip while walking this way.

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A lot of things happen when you put your key inside the lock.

Even something as simple as opening a lock is an extremely complex process. Yet Hollywood movies always show people easily picking a lock in 10 seconds. Seriously, though!

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Watch how your dog collects water with its tongue while drinking.

Finally this age old question can be put to rest. How cool is this?

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This is a depiction of a typical Arctic Summer day.

You’re probably feeling a bit dizzy right now. We don't blame ya!

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Check out the development of an embryo’s face inside a mother’s womb!

Let’s face it, people! We were all pretty ugly before coming into this world. Thank the world that MAC is available everywhere!

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Octopuses are masters of optical illusion and camouflage.

Now you see it and now you don’t.

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This GIF teaches us how to park perfectly in every situation.

But you’re gonna have to watch this a million times to finally understand it. As they say, practice makes perfect.

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Do you know what actually happens when we swallow?

Of course you know that the food or drink you consume will go down your throat. You just never imagined it would look like this.

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This is how our favorite pop tarts are made.

Anyone else feeling hungry just by seeing this? Damn, I wish we could ilegally download food. Hell, we'd even pay for downloadable food!

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Check out this spider crab removing its old shell!

Admit it! This was weirdly satisfying to watch.

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A gladiator spider surely knows how to hunt its prey.

It looked just as terrifying as you’d expect from a spider named Gladiator.

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This is how a pill press works.

This is also every engineer’s worst nightmare depicted in one gif.

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The mystery of how a caliper works is now finally revealed.

This GIF is fun and educational at the same time.

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