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The 55 Essential Movies Kids Must Experience (Before They Turn 13)

'The Muppet Movie' (1979), G, 95 mins., directed by James Frawley, starring the Muppets, Charles Durning

Striking Hyperrealistic Drawings Are No Larger Than a Pen

Swedish student and artist Johanna (aka @jackdevilart) creates hyperrealistic drawings that are no larger than a pen or pencil. The striking monochromatic images depict insects, animals, and tiny portraits of humans, which are all posed next to her simple tools for scale. If you didn't have these …

Here's How To Make Your Naturally Curly Hair Look Amazing In 7 Days

Because your hair is your crown.<p>- Avoid using heat styling tools as much as possible. Anything that stretches out your curls (like a blow-dryer or a flat iron) will damage your curl pattern, which will make it harder to keep your hair in good condition.<p>- Every person's curls are unique. For …

Politics, Business, Technology, and the Arts

Cover StoryIt’s Time to Forgive <i>The Joy Luck Club</i> Inkoo Kang The landmark film beautifully portrayed the Asian American experience. Then Asian …

Street Photography — Versilia, Italy - Photographs and text by Salvatore Matarazzo | LensCulture

With street photography, I share the vision I have of my country through the faces of those who live here. My approach is extreme and direct. I get very close, physically, to the people I photograph. With the flash I try to highlight that mask of vanity that each of us has built as self-defense. …

This Tiny Home On A Trailer Is Styled After Famous Wisconsin Vacation Cottages: the new Escape Traveler

The Escape Traveler – a tiny home on trailer – is designed to look like “prairie style” cottages at the famous couples only Canoe Bay Resort in …

Incredible Balloon Sculptures of Animals and Insects by Masayoshi Matsumoto | Colossal

<p>Don’t show these to your kids unless you want them to be completely underwhelmed by every balloon animal they see for the rest of their lives. …

This One Picture Can Determine If You Need Glasses — And It's Fascinating

It's like "the dress" all over again.<p>Is this eye test the new "the dress"?<p>According to Daily Mail, students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology created an optical illusion that's also a test to determine vision impairment. Basically, if you see Marilyn Monroe in the picture below from a …

Solar-Powered Safari Lodge Provides the Perfect African Escape in Nature

Within Botswana's lush Okavango Delta sits the standout Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge, which was designed with its breathtaking surroundings in mind. Architects Michaelis Boyd and Nick Plewman based the curvaceous structure's cocoon-like design on the pangolin, which is an endangered scaly creature …

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A History of Paris in 150 Photographs

A new exhibit claims to present the social history of Paris as seen through the lens of Magnum photographers over the past century. But its grand …

Imagined Celebrity Connections: What Did Beyoncé and Kate Middleton Talk About When They Met?

<i>Each week, Josh Duboff looks at the biggest celebrity news—and amuses himself by imagining how those celebrities might have reacted.</i><p><b>On Monday night, in a meeting we will all be telling our grandchildren about someday, Kate Middleton and Prince William met Beyoncé and Jay Z courtside at the Brooklyn</b> …

Brilliant Landscape Photography By Jérôme Berbigier

Incredible landscapes and the amazing feel of distant horizons makes it wonderful to be a landscape photographer. <b>Jérôme Berbigier</b> from Australia is …

FKA Twigs Tells Art Basel About Six Times She Seized Control

“For me it’s very important and even necessary to do everything myself.”<p>FKA Twigs sat down with LA artist Alex Israel and curator Hans Ulbrich Obrist …

There's an Entire House Crammed Into This Tiny 98-Year-Old Boiler Room

There's residential design, and then there's jigsaw puzzle design. This elegant project by the San Francisco architect Christi Azevedo, who wedged a …

Tortoise Fitted with LEGO Wheelchair to Help Him Move Around

Thanks to the ingenuity of a veterinarian and some spare LEGO bricks, this tiny tortoise is now able to roll around on his own little wheelchair. Blade's owner, Iris Peste, took the tortoise to the vet after she noticed that he was struggling to move around. The vet, Dr. Carsten Plischke, …

Eye-Opening Photos Contrast the Meals of the Powerful and the Hungry Throughout History

Power Hungry is an eye-opening series by photographer Henry Hargreaves and food stylist Caitlin Levin that examines the food disparity between the poor and the wealthy that has existed around the world for centuries. In each set of photos, one side of the table is covered in a decadent feast that a …

18-Year-Old Artist’s Amazingly Realistic Drawings of Celebrities

Although these images may look like snapshots of celebrities, they're actually the handiwork of Jack Ede, an 18-year-old artist who creates amazingly photorealistic portraits. Using graphite, colored pencils, and rubber erasers for blending, the UK-based teen crafts extraordinarily lifelike …

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The Prynt Smartphone Case Can Print Your Digital Photos On-The-Spot

Remember when Polaroid cameras let you print photos immediately after they were taken? Polaroid’s popular instant film cameras launched in 1948 and remained on the market until 2008. I feel nostalgic whenever I see a Polaroid because I grew up using the photo-printing cameras, a time before …

Artist Transforms Children’s Drawings into Adorable Plush Toys

Vancouver-based artist Wendy Tsao turns children's drawings into adorable, handcrafted plush dolls. The toys, which she calls “softies,” are one-of-a-kind reflections of the kids' creativity and imagination. Anything that they can dream up–from rainbow cats to cute bat-pig hybrids to three-headed …

Feed The Nostalgic Beast Inside With These Shrines To Your Favorite 90s Idols

Michelle Guintu's upcoming exhibition is titled "Obsession" and it's not hard to see why. The artists craft sharp-edged, multimedia shrines to classic hip hop artists, pop stars and cult film characters. For Guintu, nostalgia isn't an ironic throwback but an intense fervor, and her artworks don't …

Breathtaking Portraits Created With Flowers By Photographer Isabelle Chapuis

The essence seeps through each image, as their faces stand covered by whole flowers, petals and seeds. Breathtakingly delicate and eye-catching would …

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How 10 Famous Artists Would Serve Thanksgiving

Artist Hannah Rothstein imagines how 10 famous artists might plate a Thanksgiving dinner in this playful series that swaps paint on canvas for food …

This Is The Tiniest Sculpture You've Ever Seen (And It's Hidden In A Watch)

While haute horlogerie and art go hand-in-hand as much as watches and racing, yachting, or polo, the two pursuits are rarely combined. Outside the auction house, where timepieces co-mingle with tableaus on the block, art and watchmaking have remained their own separate entities, despite being dual …

This is a painted wood sculpture

Amazing carved and painted wood sculptures from artist Tom Eckert.<p>My sculptures are formed entirely of wood and then painted. I use traditional …

Why Do Grown-Ups Have Wrinkles?

For most of the year, the trees of 40 fruits, of which there are currently 16 in the world, look like any other tree. But in spring, dozens of shades …

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My baby and my chronic depression

<b>(Shutterstock)</b><p>Lasting happiness has always eluded me. Now I’m worried my condition will rob my child of his joy<p>Laurel Mills<p>November 24, 2014 1:00am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on DAME.<p>I have a very happy baby.<p>You’re probably thinking that most babies are happy. They are known as bouncing …

The Best Tearjerker Movies Of All Time

Bring on the ugly cry.<p>Some films elicit a glistening tear for a scene or two. Others wait ‘til the end to tie that proverbial knot in your throat. But these films grab hold of the heartstrings from the very beginning and never stop tugging. Ready for a good cry? Let’s feel the feels.<p><i>The Fox and the</i> …