These ‘Avatar’ babies are freaking the Internet out

Several days ago, Instagram user Artshub shared a video of realistic-looking “Avatar babies”:



The video has been viewed by 2.4 million people, and disturbed many.

It then was reposted to Twitter and had a similar fate:



These babies are not real, of course. They are actually dolls by a Spanish company called Babyclon:


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The odd-looking dolls don’t come cheap — they cost around $2,000.