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42 Visions For Tomorrow From The Golden Age of Futurism

It's 2015. But sometimes it feels like our futuristic dreams are stuck in the 1950s and 60s. And there's actually a good reason for that.<p>The period …

heavypetal

The Most Creative 404 Error Pages On The Web

But not always. Some companies use their 404 pages to have a bit of fun.<p>We browsed through the blog FourZeroFour to round up some of the best 404 pages on the web.

David Bowie

Russian Photographer Creates Stunning Visual Narratives Inspired by Fairytales

Russian photographer Margarita Kareva brings fairytales and other magical stories to life in her gorgeous fine-art portraiture. With the goal of weaving fictional narratives that fall outside the realm of photorealism, Kareva immerses her beautiful subjects in fantastical scenes that look straight …

Photography

Pictures of the Week 2.5.15

Islam

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

Windows 10 event: what to expect from tomorrow's announcement

It’s only been a few months since Microsoft officially unveiled some of the features we can expect in Windows 10 to the world, but the software giant is now ready to talk specifics. On Wednesday, Microsoft is holding a special Windows 10 event at its company’s headquarters in Redmond, Washington. …

Windows 10

The One Thing You Never Noticed In "Friends" Solves A Giant Plot Hole

We're sorry we ever doubted you, Friends. H/T Bustle.

Predicting The Biggest Video Game Disappointments Of 2015: 'The Order: 1886'

When we first glimpsed <i>The Order: 1886</i> it was debuted as an example of the PlayStation 4′s power. Sumptuous visuals in a Victorian steampunk setting, a neat Arthurian story, unique guns, mystery—it was everything you could ask for in a third-person shooter, and certainly in line with what we’d …

Fanfiction

Classic paintings interpreted as playmobil scenes - in pictures

A French painter based in Paris, Pierre-adrien Sollier, recreates famous works of art substituting the characters for playmobil figures

Art

Medieval LEGO Houses Inspired by The Lord Of The Rings and Other Fantasy Worlds

The famous epic fantasy film series “Lord of the Rings” influenced various projects in the design and architecture industry. A while back, we put …

Lego

When Eccentricity Reigned: Portraits From a Vanishing New York

Angel and Woman on Boardwalk, Brighton Beach, 1976<br>Arlene Gottfried<p>1 of 14<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to receive the latest from TIME's photo editors. …

Street Photography

Google Translate just got smarter: Word Lens and instant voice translations in latest update

When Google acquired Word Lens in May 2014, it was clear that it was only a matter of time until the startup’s impressive visual translation technology would be folded into Translate. That moment is coming today – Word Lens integration and improved voice translations are coming in the latest Google …

Language

Your Online Avatar Says Big Things About You IRL

What can your online avatar say about your personality? Tons, according to a new study published in the <i>Personality and Social Psychology …

The vault of retro sci-fi 2.0

The vault of retro sci-fi 2.0. 214,551 likes · 29,329 talking about this. Images from the wonderful futuristic age of retro/vintage/bit older …

Luxurious Living Exhibited by Contemporary-Style Home in Bellevue, Washington

Embedded in the lush landscape of the Meydenbauer waterfront in Bellevue, Washington, USA, this contemporary-style home is the epitome luxurious …

Dining Rooms

How to Rewarm your Body When You Become Cold, Wet and Miserable

If you’ve ever fallen into ice-cold waters, you know what it truly means to be cold. We often think that we’re cold when the wind picks up or when …

Top Five Emergency First Aid Items You Probably Didn’t Even Realize Were Medicine

NaturalNews Network <br>NaturalNews Network<p>When it comes to emergency medicine for preppers, everybody is already aware of the extraordinary usefulness …

Duct Tape: 19 Uses For The Ultimate Survival Tool

Duct tape has long been heralded for its many uses around the house, on a boat, and in the car. The inexpensive yet durable bonding item also boasts …

This map shows you the best places to ride out climate change

You know how humans like to come up with lists of things? Like: “The best colleges, ranked.” Or: “The best artisanal pickletoriums with distressed …

Clever Concept Of A DSLR Packaging That Can Be Turned Into The Owner’s Manual

<b>Designer Karin Hilgenkamp</b> from the Netherlands has created a clever packaging concept of a DSLR box that be easily dismantled to form the owner’s …

Graphic Design

12 Funny and Delicious Venn Diagrams

I haven’t done a roundup of Venn diagrams in several years. That’s a graph that shows sets and all possible overlaps of those sets. It works …

Tiffany & Co. says “I do” by featuring gay couple in ad

Tiffany & Co is doing something it wouldn’t have dreamed of when it was founded 178 years ago, in 1837 — featuring a gay couple in an advertising campaign. But the times and social mores are changing, which is why the jeweler has joined a list of major retailers — <b>Banana Republic</b>, <b>J. Crew</b>, <b>Target</b> and …

Tiffany & Co

Iran reacts to oil price drop: 'They’ve made fools of us'

Low oil prices have triggered a public discussion on the need to diversify state revenue streams<p>“When the world sneezes, we get cancer.” In the south Tehran neighborhood of Tir Dogholoo, beauty shop owner Hojat uses this idiom to describe the Iranian economy, which has taken yet another hit in …

Oil

Harvard's semi-secret lab that pumps out great documentaries

On their website, the Harvard Sensory Ethnography Lab (SEL for short) say their work "opposes the traditions of art that are not deeply infused with the real," and it's hard to argue with that. Formed at Harvard in 2006 by Lucien Castaing-Taylor as a collaboration between the university's …