Allison Bolduc

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Blizzard Erases Gaming History By Axing a Fan-Made 'World of Warcraft' Server

There's never been better proof that a World of Warcraft legacy server can work.<p>Last week attorneys representing Blizzard Entertainment sent a cease-and-desist letter to the administrators of <i>Nostalrius Begins</i>, a private "legacy" server that had been running a version of <i>World of Warcraft</i> as it …

Master LEGO Builder Recreates the Entire Batcave From Scratch

You probably haven't seen the Batcave look quite like this. Slashfilm recently shared images of an intricately designed LEGO Batcave that takes …

What ‘The Wire’ can teach us about storytelling

The iconic television series “The Wire” on HBO broke onto the scene in 2002. Over the next five seasons, the award-winning series would captivate …

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Job Simulator review

need to know<p>The truth is you haven’t known true job satisfaction until you’ve thrown a mug of steaming coffee at your boss’s head. A flash of …

Virtual Reality

Aleister Crowley: The Wickedest Man in the World Documents the Life of the Bizarre Occultist, Poet & Mountaineer

Perhaps no one single person has had such widespread influence on the countercultural turns of the 20th century as Cambridge-educated occultist and …

Take a Virtual Tour of Hieronymus Bosch’s Bewildering Masterpiece The Garden of Earthly Delights

Art historians have argued about the meaning of <i>The Garden of Earthly Delights---</i>Hieronymus Bosch's enormously sized, lavishly detailed, and …

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Top 10 reasons to visit Bavaria

High-tech and traditional, conservative and innovative, quaint and quirky – there’s much more to the Free State (as Bavaria is known) than the stereotypical Lederhosen and felt hat image.<p>World-class museums, thigh-slapping beer halls, speedy cars, Alpine vistas, dreamy castles, belly-filling food, …

European Travel

Feds give states deadline to comply with Real ID law

States that are dragging their feet on new federal rules for airport IDs now have a hard deadline.<p>The Department of Homeland Security released a series of cutoffs on Friday related to the federal "Real ID" law. If states don't comply by January 22, 2018, some travelers may have to bring along their …

5 Epic Honeymoon Destinations You’ve Probably Never Considered

The planning is over, the anxiety has gone, the deed is done, and now it’s time for a major vacation. Coordinating a honeymoon can be one of the most exciting parts of getting married, not only because you get to do it together as a couple, <i>alone</i>, but also because the possibilities of places to …

Science Proves That The Ewoks Likely Didn’t Make It At The End Of ‘Return Of The Jedi’

Since 1997, and with the help of some comics during <i>Star Wars</i>‘ tenure at Dark Horse Comics, a theory has been floating around regarding the reality of blowing up the second Death Star above Endor’s forest moon. This theory is known as the Endor Holocaust and it doesn’t bode well for the Ewoks (and …

This tiny drone costs $14 and is perfect for beginners

Christmas morning 2015 is going to be terrifying. Up to a million people—many of them children—are going to find drones under the tree, gifted to them by well-intentioned relatives who have no clue how dangerous these flying lawnmowers can be.<p>The thing about drones is that they can be very tricky …

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The Dribbblisation of Design

Only one of these weather apps is attempting to solve the real problem.<p>There are divergent things happening in the product and interaction design …

These Are the Unofficial Cars for Each of the 50 States

If you were to take a list of the most popular cars in each state in the U.S., it’d be a pretty predictable list. The Ford F-150 would feature prominently, along with the Chevy Silverado, and of course the Honda Accord and the Toyota Camry.<p>But we were curious: What car is the most <i>overrepresented</i> in …

Earl Sweatshirt's Off Top music video combines chaotic animation and found footage

<b>Music:</b> found footage and animation come together to form provocative anti-establishment imagery in Earl Sweatshirt's Off Top music video, directed by …

Almost Human: Lifelike Portraits of Antique Ventriloquist Dummies

<i>Matthew Rolston, Joe Flip, from the series “Talking Heads.” © Matthew Rolston Photographer, Inc./courtesy Diane Rosenstein Fine Art.</i><p>For <i>Talking Heads,</i> …

Barn-Like House Overlooking Canada’s Wild Landscape

A barn-like house can help connect you to the rural dimension of life, especially when living in a secluded area. If you love modern Canadian home …

The "Happiness Suite" In This Hotel Has A Bed In A Basket

When the designers at Jouin Manku (Patrick Jouin and Sanjit Manku) were designing the Happiness Suite at The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, in Shanghai, …

Art Exhibit Escapes from Museum, Rampages through City

(Image: AllTVChannel2)<p>The RedBall Project is a giant rubber ball measuring 15 feet across. Kurt Perschke, the artist who conceived it, takes it …

Held – Illustration Series by Eleni Kalorkoti

Held, a series of illustrations created by London based illustrator Eleni Kalorkoti.<p>Eleni Kalorkoti is a very talented illustrator originally from …

Graphic Design

Homes: on the rocks

How one couple made a glorious summer home on an inhospitable Norwegian island that’s accessible only by boat<p>Clad in larch and partly hidden by pine trees, this summerhouse all but disappears into its craggy landscape. “We fell in love with the site first,” says owner and architect Gudrun Molden. …

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Thought Provoking Photographs Examine Our Complicated Relationship with Sharks

For his book <i>Sharks and People</i>, National Geographic photographer and marine biologist Thomas Peschak examines the behaviors and condition of the great …

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Eve Fowler’s Portraits of Male ‘Hustlers’ in 1990s LA and NYC

Los Angeles-based photographer Eve Fowler is slow to divulge details about the male sex workers she encountered in 1990s New York City and Hollywood; …

Take a Peek Inside Tokyo’s Tiniest Guest Houses

And you thought your bedroom was small…<p>Brooklyn-based photographer Won Kim presents <i>Enclosed: Living Small</i>, a photo series in which he explores Tokyo's tiniest guest houses and the clever ways visitors utilize small spaces. “The Japanese are well-known for making efficient use of small living areas, …

Jell-O Salad: The Rise and Fall of an American Icon

There was a time when women’s magazines were filled with Jell-O recipes, enough that you could serve breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert, all …

[NSFW] Guro: The Erotic Horror Art of Japanese Rebellion

Incredibly bloody, violent, and grotesque Japanese illustrations reveal a legacy of challenging socio-political ideas.<p>In the deranged world of <i>ero guro nansensu</i>, the stranger and grosser an illustration, the more prized it is. Common tropes of the 1930s-born Japanese artistic and literary movement …

Sixteen 3D Tattoos That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Click to see what the buzz is all about.<p>Getting a tattoo is an important decision, because it's more or less permanent. If you're going to get one, you better make it count (well, or don't—we're not telling you what to do). Either way, one way to ensure complete badassery in your skin ink is to do …

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19 of the world's coolest playgrounds designed by top architects

In countries around the world, architects are becoming increasingly innovative to create environments where children can explore their imaginations.<p>Today, playgrounds can float entirely on the ocean, or take the shape of an enormous, colorful crocodile.<p>Keep scrolling to see some of the best …

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