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Our All-Time Favorite Volcano Pictures

National Geographic digs into its archives to find the most stunning and surprising photographs of volcanoes around the world.

Geology

The Abandoned Mining Town That's Colorful To This Day

If you thought this Turkish ghost town was a bit too spooky to visit, then you'll probably prefer this surprisingly colorful abandoned town in Chile.<p>This particular ghost town, called Sewell, sits in the Andes, beneath beautiful blue skies, south of Santiago.<p>Sewell has two nicknames -- <i>Ciudad de las</i> …

The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

Online Anonymity Will Soon Be The Only Kind We Have

Anonymity: it’s all the rage–Whisper, Secret–and it’s rage-inducing. A Brazilian court has ruled that Secret must be removed from app stores there, and existing installs must be remotely wiped. The UK’s House of Lords has essentially recommended the extinction of online anonymity.<p>As usual, judges …

Endless Skyscraper Proposes a Vertical City in a Single Structure

The skyscrapers of the future aren't going to just be buildings, but will function as vertical cities. That's according to SURE Architecture, at least. <i>Endless City</i> is a fascinating proposal that transforms the skyscraper into an upright ecosystem. It's a mixed-use tower that is wrapped in huge …

Skyscrapers

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Alex Honnold's Ultimate Adventure Vehicle

Honnold's Humble Abode<p>Welcome to Alex Honnold's home sweet home, parked in American Fork, Utah. We caught up with the climber for an inside look at his deluxe camper-van setup, complete with all the gear you could ever want to free solo Half Dome—or to go on a slightly less adrenaline-filled …

Dizzying optical illusions by Akiyoshi Kitaoka – in pictures

Professor Akiyoshi Kitaoka from Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, Japan, has spent more than a decade creating his collection of moving optical illusions. Images: Caters News Agency

Eva Green Candidly Discusses Her Awesome Boobs On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ And E!

Eva Green is the titular dame to kill for in <i>Sin City: A Dame To Kill For</i>, and a poster featuring her character was banned by the MPAA then replaced by this slightly altered version. ABC also refused to air one of the ads for being too suggestive of nudity (Pfff, they should have seen the red band …

Transitional Training Bike

Just like clothes and shoes, the average children’s bike must be replaced as little ones get bigger, but Miilo is a training cycle that grows up with …

15 houseplants for improving indoor air quality

A breath of fresh air<p>In the late '80s, NASA and the Associated Landscape Contractors of America studied houseplants as a way to purify the air in …

The UK's Spectator Brings Its Provocative Voices to Flipboard

The UK’s Spectator Brings Its Provocative Voices to Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / July 7, 2014<p>Established in 1828, The Spectator is the oldest …

Lego Batman Tumbler Comes with Batman and Joker Minifigures

This tumbler is so cool that we can’t resist to post it here for you to know. LEGO has finally released a new member in its Ultimate Collector’s …

Here Is About 2 Minutes Of Flies Getting Capped With A Plastic Gun That Shoots Salt

World hunger. Climate change. Poverty. These are problems that the human race has struggled with and failed to address adequately.<p>House flies? Pssht. Got that covered.<p>This is video of the Bug-A-Salt, a plastic gun that shoots table salt at flies.<p>It was successfully crowdfunded a few years ago, now …

These 15 Animals Without Hair Are Barely Recognizable

Humans are not the only ones who suffer from hair loss. Whether caused by disease or old age, this condition can affect our animal friends, too.<p>Hair …

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Whoa-Bots: The Cirque du Soleil of Building Block Sets!

Tree Hopper Toys has created several Tots-approved toys with their philosophy that kids are active learners who just need simple tools to help them …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

The first self-propelled vehicle was ungainly beyond belief

It works, and that's the important part. You've read about it but have never seen it in action.<p>117 years before Karl Benz fired up his Patent Motorwagen, a number of people played around with steam-powered contraptions of various degrees of impracticality. None really worked all that well, but the …

Daily Inspiration #1805

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Illustrations by Leandro Castelao

Commissioned graphic artworks and illustrations by Leandro Castelao.<p>Leandro Castelao is an illustrator and graphic artist born in Buenos Aires, …

Letters Can Kill

Our friends from the Lightfarm Studios keep delivering really cool photo-manipulations, this time they released a project titled Letters Can Kill for …

Surprisingly, It's Semi-Cheap To Rent Out A French Castle

Planning a vacay on the cheap? Consider renting out a château grand enough to accommodate the entire family—extended and all!<p><b>Castle #1</b><p>14th-century La Chevallerie Château<p>Overlooking the plain of Le Mans, this 7 suite castle has everything from horseback riding paths to car racing tracks. If you're …

Extraordinary 3D Artworks

Another week has ended and a great way to start this weekend is by checking some extraordinary 3D artworks, because it's just something too good not …

20 Awesome Things to Say That Will Radically Improve Your Life - TIME

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to</i> <i>entrepreneurs and business owners</i>. The article below was …