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Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

Teen girl goes viral with challenge celebrating artists of color

Cartoonists have been using a popular new hashtag of #stylechallenge to see if they can transform their creations into all sorts of specific …

16 Boozy Shakes and Sundaes to Celebrate National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day tends to take an alcoholic turn once you reach adulthood. You were first introduced to boozy ice cream by way of wine ice cream recipes and have been experimenting with making your own brown sugar bourbon ice cream ever since. That means it’s time to take things up a notch …

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In photos: Seven gored in six minutes of chaos at Pamplona bull run

Several of the six bulls became separated from the pack and charged anything they saw during Friday's running of the bulls at Pamplona’s San Fermin festival.

Electric blue wine might be coming to a glass near you

No one asked for it, but sure, we'll take it: blue wine is now a thing.<p>The strikingly bright beverage, made by Spanish winemaker Gik, is reportedly …

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Zaha Hadid's most incredible hotel designs

Mazda unveils the MX-5 RF, a Miata with a gorgeous targa top

The Mazda Miata has a new, hardtop brother: a targa called the Mazda MX-5 RF.<p>In front of a packed house of journalists in a Chelsea loft, Mazda execs rolled out the car, which looks exactly like what you'd expect (only a lot, lot better) — a Mazda Miata with a hardtop, but with a gorgeously …

Sensational Original STAR WARS Trilogy Art by Matt Ferguson

16 Best Places to Visit in 2016

From the medieval Spanish town most people overlook on their way to Madrid to the U.S. city experiencing a cultural renaissance, these 16 editor-endorsed destinations are best places to travel this year.<p>Medellín, Colombia<p>Miami<p>Okinawa Prefecture, Japan<p>Guadeloupe & Martinique<p>Istanbul<p>Paris

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

With stunning scenery and majestic fortresses, these are the cold-weather climes we actually wouldn't mind visiting.

New Research Shows How the Liver Fights off Sugar Cravings

It’s been known for decades that the liver helps to regulate sugar intake. But researchers have recently discovered the organ’s secret weapon in the …

This Map Will Help You Navigate An Introvert's Heart

From Alone Time Lake to the Sea of Books.<p>An introvert's heart is a multi-faceted landscape.<p>Illustrator Gemma Correll, author of <i>The Worrier's Guide to Life</i> and a self-proclaimed introvert, sketched out the unique, varied terrain in a drawing called "A Map of the Introvert's Heart" last year. The …

How to make homemade doughnuts

You don't have to be Homer Simpson to swoon over a doughnut. But no matter how wonderful they appear, it's hard to find a store-bought doughnut that compares with homemade.<p>And believe it or not, they're really not hard to make.<p><b>Devil's food doughnuts</b><p>Total time: About 1 hour<br>Servings: Makes about 1 …

Nike Unveils Kobe Bryant's Latest Signature Shoe, the Kobe 11

Just in time for the homestretch of the Los Angeles Lakers legend's career, Nike has unveiled the latest model in the Kobe Bryant signature shoe line.<p>The Kobe 11s are here.<p>On the back of the sneakers, there are nods to Bryant's 2013 Achilles injury:<p>The Achilles heel graphic represents "the hero …

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Photographer Aaron Huey's Favorite Places to Photograph

Aaron Huey has traveled the world, shooting in some of the planet's most beautiful locations. In his own words, Huey tells us about his favorite places to visit—and photograph.

The 26th Icehotel has just opened its doors for the winter season showcasing 19 suites designed by artists and carved from 5,000 tonnes of ice

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A Detailed Look at the Stussy x Nike Air Max 95 Releasing December 11

Stussy x Nike Air Max 95<p>Author:<p>Patrick<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>280<p>280<p>SHARES<p>Today's the day to get your hands on the Stussy x Nike Air Max 95, first …

20 of the Best Album Covers of 2015 - XXL

The creative direction of an album is just as important as the music itself. And in a time where social media and visuals command attention, album …

See the 12 Most Dramatic Weather Photos of 2015

A view of the erupting Chilean Calbuco volcano from Puerto Montt, located in southern Santiago de Chile, Chile on April<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alex Vidal …

TIME Picks the Best Space Photos of 2015

This photo of Pluto was made during the New Horizons spacecraft's historic flyby of the dwarf planet in July 2015. New H<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/Reuters

Charmaine Olivia Creates Intense Paintings and Whimsical Illustrations

Whether she's making us fall madly in love with the women in her gorgeous paintings or making us feel like we're teenagers again with her beautiful illustrations, Charmaine Olivia is one talented artist. The way she can easily go between mediums, showing us her wide range of styles, one could …

Porsche's Tesla killer is officially on the way

When it reaches market, the Mission E is slated to challenge Tesla's award-winning Model S for top honors in the electric car arena.<p>"With Mission E, we are making a clear statement about the future of the brand," Porsche supervisory board chairman Dr. Wolfgang Porsche said in a statement.<p>"Even in a …

Get Ready For The Long-Rumored Car Seat Headrest And Smash Mouth Collaboration

What began as an innocent exchange on Twitter has morphed into a very real collaboration, and this Thursday, Car Seat Headrest and Smash Mouth will release covers of each others’ songs into to the world. Take it in while you can, because nothing will ever make sense again after this.<p>The …

A vintage Bulgari Serpenti and a trio of current @bulgariofficial pieces including the Bulgarian Papillon Tourbillon (bottom right) with its incredible and rare central tourbillon. See the exhibit, Bvlgari and Rome: Eternal Inspiration through 11/22 at the NYC Bulgari boutique. #bulgari #nyc #watches

20 Cool Handwritten Fonts for Your Designs

Every website has one ultimate goal – to make the audiences relate to it so that whatever call to action you have, they would eagerly follow. This is …

Today, We Lost a Great Japanese Illustrator

Respected artist Noriyoshi Ohrai died earlier today, reports the Japanese media. You might not know his name, but you should know his work.<p>Born in …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

4 Principles That Will Make You More Innovative

Combing through the research, what are the overarching principles that we need to know to be more innovative thinkers in everyday life? Here they …