There is something about watching looping videos that relaxes our minds. It can be videos of mundane things repeated several times or weird, surreal looped videos. Looped videos have this unique effect on our minds. It makes our minds want to watch more and see something different might happen.
Wikipedia's definition of ASMR videos or Autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR), sometimes auto sensory meridian response, is a tingling sensation that typically begins on the scalp and moves down the back of the neck and upper spine. ASMR is the subjective experience of "low-grade euphoria" characterized by "a combination of positive feelings and a distinct static-like tingling sensation on the skin". It is most commonly triggered by specific auditory or visual stimuli and less commonly by intentional attention control.
One of the relaxing looped videos that I find interesting is the mechanical looped animations. These videos involve the mechanical movements of simple objects that roll, drop, slice, or swing. These looped videos allow my mind to drift away and relax. I particularly like looped animations that have precise movements. Below are some of the looped animations that I like.