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Grand Canyon on the Precipice

Planned developments spark concerns over commercialization of America’s most iconic park.<p>At the eastern edge of the Grand Canyon, well beyond the tourists who crowd along the South Rim, sagebrush desert stretches for miles, almost untouched except by wild horses or the livestock of Navajo herdsmen. …

The Pressures of a Life Without Deadlines

In college, I often defined my work ethic with the cliché “I work better under pressure.” Now that I’ve graduated, I’d like to modify that statement. …

Picture of the Day: Balloon Ride in Cappadocia

Photograph by Joyce | gypsyjoyce.com<p>In this amazing photograph by Gypsy Joyce, we see a number of travellers ascending for balloon rides in …

If All Of Your Ex-Boyfriends Were Cats, These Are The Cats They Would Be

The one who would only eat wet food...

Relationships

Here's how to make animated GIFs for your new, GIF-filled Twitter stream

You’ve been able to post GIFs to Twitter with Giphy since last year, but its never been an inherent feature in Twitter’s mobile platform. Now that’s all changed. Twitter is allowing you to upload animated GIFs from your computer by attaching it to a tweet as a photo.<p>The GIFs are then encoded as …

Latin and Cyrillic Alphabets Made out of Segments of Subway Maps

Artist Pauline Detavernier has created Latin and Cyrillic alphabets out of segments of subway maps from the transit systems of Paris, London, and …

Typography

Emmys: 'Pretty Little Liars' Star Urges Voters Not to Ignore Teen Shows (Guest Column)

In her own words, Troian Bellisario, 28, implores the TV Academy to not be ageist when it comes to picking this year's contenders.<p><i>A version of this</i> …

TV

19 Signs That BuzzFeed's All-Cats Newsletter Is For You

The time to sign up is right meow.

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

Epic 360-degree selfie will give you wanderlust

You've never seen anything quite like this. This incredible around-the-world video selfie took three years to film and is sure to make you want to hop a plane.<p>By attaching a GoPro camera to a long stick, extreme adventurer Alex Chacón documented himself in an astonishing 360-degree video selfie …

Taj Mahal

Jamaica's rare wildlife – in pictures

The Portland Bight protected area is home to the iconic Jamaican iguana and 20 other endangered species. Its fragile coastal ecosystem and wildlife faces the risk of being lost for ever as Jamaica approves a Chinese company to build a port. Photographs by Robin Moore

Disneyland's original prospectus revealed!

Thanks to an anonymous benefactor, Boing Boing is pleased to present the first-ever look at the original Disneyland prospectus.<p>Thanks to an anonymous …

Hannibal Season 2 Finale Recap: 'Dr. Lecter Requests Your Company for Dinner'

<b>If you have yet to watch Hannibal‘s Season 2 finale, go directly to a different TVLine story to avoid getting spoiled. Everyone else, jump on in!</b><p>This …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

The Other Tunnel

The Art of Being Pharrell

On January 26, at the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, Pharrell Williams, who has been a musical sensation for most of his 41 years, had one of those rare nights that are life-changing. He won four Grammys, including Producer of the Year, but the awards were not the only reason that the evening—maybe …

Watch Hugh Jackman Adorably Interview His '90s Self

If you're reading this, Hugh Jackman, just stop.<p>Stop being so darn charming. In this video from Yahoo UK, Hugh Jackman interviews himself in 1999, right before the first "X-Men" came out, to chat about their future. Strangely enough, '90s Jackman looks almost exactly like today's Hugh Jackman, …

Hardcore Tigger Mugshot Art from Winnie the Pooh

Drawing Animals using Moirée Patterns

Using the contrast effect called Moiré, the Milanese Andrea Minini stunning vector illustrations of various animals with a design of the most …