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Ocean-Inspired Ceramic Sculptures Resemble Cresting Waves

Like artists Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker, Denise Romecki finds inspiration for her sculptures in cresting waves. The big difference is that, while DeSomma and Blaker work with glass, Romecki creates her original pieces using stoneware clay. Requiring at least two kiln firings, her ceramic …

Gorgeously Surreal Sculptures Intricately Fuse Animals with Nature

Artist Ellen Jewett fuses plants, animals, and man-made devices to create fantastical portraits of animals. These hand-crafted hybrids, which she refers to as “natural history surrealist sculpture,” mimic the bodies of the creatures, but they deviate from the norm in usual ways. A rabbit's fur is …

Your Definitive Guide To Beating The 7 Causes Of Sleep Procrastination

The physical, mental, and emotional barriers that could be keeping you up at night.<p>If you’re like a lot of people, night after night you find yourself turning off the lights later than you wanted, and morning after morning you’re frustrated that you’re so tired.<p>You already know that sleep …

Movie Nightmares Collide in Dream Sequence Supercut

Sweet dream (supercuts) are made of these.<p>From <i>8 1/2</i> to <i>The Big Lebowski</i>, the most famous dreams and nightmares in movies collide in <i>Subconscious Cinema</i>, a new supercut from Gabriel Adelman, a.k.a. Dreamscience Films. Weaving together surreal snippets from the minds of Martin Scorsese, David Lynch, …

The seven ways to have a near-death experience

Seeing a light and a tunnel may be the popular perception of death, but as Rachel Nuwer discovers, reports are emerging of many other strange experiences.<p>In 2011, Mr A, a 57-year-old social worker from England, was admitted to Southampton General Hospital after collapsing at work. Medical personnel …

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Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

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The 100 best children's books of all time

<b>PICTURE BOOKS</b><p><b>Curious George</b> <br>H A Rey (1941)<br>The first book of seven about a mischievous monkey who is kidnapped by the man in the yellow hat.<p><b>Where the Wild Things Are</b> <br>Maurice Sendak (1963)<br>A childhood favourite for so many, this went on to inspire a generation of illustrators – and a very poor</b> …

The True Believers

<b>Graeme Wood</b> writes for <i>The Atlantic,</i> where he covers a wide range of subjects, including education, science, books, and politics, and he has reported …