Cristina Garcia

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Arquitectura para una primavera eterna que salve a las abejas

Las abejas se están extinguiendo y no sabemos exactamente por qué. El problema se llama CCD —siglas del inglés <i>Colony Collapse Disorder</i>; o sea, …

Invisible Children: Portraits of Young Refugees

FACES<p>The solo exhibition, Invisible Children at C. Grimaldis Gallery in Baltimore portrays young Syrian refugees on the streets of Beirut and …

Ancient Japanese technique dresses up this renovated home in upstate New York

Architecture firm AlexAllen Studio stripped the exterior of this dilapidated house in New Paltz, New York, and replaced it with a low-maintenance …

He Can Do Anything With a Pen

21 Books That Changed Science Fiction And Fantasy Forever

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

This infographic compiles every piece of "Harry Potter" chapter art and reveals something fascinating

Most of us Potterheads all have at least one thing in common: We keep our copies (usually hardcover) of the <i>Harry Potter</i> series in a special place on …

Inspiring Couple Turns Truck into Mobile Library with 4,000 Books to Promote Reading Across India

Satabdi Mishra and Akshaya Kumar Rautaray (of Walking BookFairs) are on a mission to help raise literacy across India. They took this dream to a whole new level earlier this year by launching a traveling project with a truck brimming with over four thousand books. The duo set out to travel for 90 …

Engineers are testing a new name-based internet

Efforts are underway to redesign the internet so it can handle billions of mobile devices and smart gadgets.<p>In 2010, the National Science Foundation …

Beer might be able to power our smartphones, and we are absolutely fascinated

With so much happening in the world concerning climate change, we constantly desire to find more sustainable options to power our everyday amenities. …

‘Moonlight’: Is This the Year’s Best Movie?

To describe “Moonlight,” Barry Jenkins’s second feature, as a movie about growing up poor, black and gay would be accurate enough. It would also not be wrong to call it a movie about drug abuse, mass incarceration and school violence. But those classifications are also inadequate, so much as to be …

Christian Schmidt: The Majesty of Roads Cutting Breathtaking Scenery

<i>Images by Christian Schmidt. Used under a Creative Commons License.</i><p>Road, a man-made infrastructure which connects places, can be a powerful …

Roads

The week's best photojournalism

North Korean traffic police chat next to a residential building while off duty in Pyongyang. | (<i>AP Photo/Wong Maye-E</i>)<p>A rat pokes its head through an …

Jalal Sepehr Combines Fine Art Photography and Persian Rugs

<b>Jalal Sepehr</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and artist, who was born in Tehran, Iran in 1968, where he still lives and works. Jalal started …

Abandoned homes near Mosul, Iraq – in pictures

Photographer Magnus Wennman captures images inside family homes in villages near Mosul, Iraq, that were abandoned when Islamic State took hold. Now Iraqi and Kurdish Peshmerga fighters have reclaimed several villages

Maik Lipp Used Geometric Lines In Urban Architecture Photography

<i>All images by Maik Lipp. Used under a Creative Commons License.</i><p>In photography sometimes simplicity is the best answer and it can be very effective in …

Architecture

B&W Fine Art: How David Fokos Uses the Passage of Time to Create Stunning, Emotional Images

When the photographic artist David Fokos gives gallery talks he usually starts by showing 10 images. Then he asks the audience what words the images …

Photo series will change the way you see people with disabilities

LONDON — A British learning disability charity has launched a beautiful photo series in the hope of changing the way society views people with …

A revealing look inside photographer Juergen Teller’s new London Studio

With a striking cameo by the photographer himself<p>Juergen Teller, photography’s<i>enfant terrible</i> and the mastermind behind some of contemporary fashion’s most iconic ad campaigns, likes to have fun, whether it’s behind the camera or in front of it. He even manages to make typically staid architectural …

Architecture

See Classic Hollywood Through Sid Avery's Lens

Marlon Brando photographed in his Beverly Glen home for the Saturday Evening Post article, "The Star Who Sneers at Holly<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Sid …

Interview: The Striking Travel Photography of Oscar Nilsson

When it comes to dreamy travel photography, we look to Oscar Nilsson‘s work for inspiration. A Swedish native, he followed his passion for travel, …

Social Media

These Underwater Wedding Pics Are What Mermaid Dreams Are Made Of

Take the plunge!<p>Photographer Adam Opris of Adam Opris Photography has been making a splash with his underwater photography for the last four years.<p>“I used to see photos of underwater worlds in the Amazon River from divers and was always drawn to them,” Opris, who is based in South Florida, told The …

photographer chloe sheppard and the power of the female gaze

The dreamy documentarian of all things girl explains the importance of female photography and why gender should never determine one’s art.<p>British photographer Chloe Sheppard started taking photography seriously when she was 13 years old. She'd always been interested in art; as a kid she'd spend her …

Hablamos con los protagonistas del beso viral entre castellers

Los protagonistas del beso entre castellers que se ha convertirdo en un icono de la libertad sexual no son gays.<p>Debería ser normal pero se ha convertido en viral. Poco se esperaban estos dos chicos de la colla castellera de Minyons de Terrassa que el retrato hecho por la fotógrafa habitual de su …

Analizamos el peor selfie de la historia de la humanidad

Y, claro está, es español.<p>Existen muchas palabras —y, por lo tanto, conceptos que van ligados a estas palabras— que generan un odio absolutamente descomunal en las personas. Palabras como " <i>brunch</i>" o frases como "este vídeo la está petando", términos que ciertas personas creen que se vinculan con …

El nuevo programa de Ana Obregón, a años luz de la chispa de las Campos

'Algo pasa con Ana' es tan malo que puede convertirse en el programa que acabe de en seco con el auge de los docurealities en España.<p>El juicio por la trama Gürtel tiene más ritmo. Encontrarás más verdad en una entrevista de diez horas a Mario Conde. Un billete de tres euros sería más creíble. En …

Del garaje al espacio

Raúl Torres y Raúl Verdú fabricaron su primer prototipo de cohete en un garaje de Elche. Estos dos jóvenes ingenieros lideran una start-up que ha conseguido desarrollar y probar tecnología puntera única en España.<p>Raúl Torres y Raúl Verdú fabricaron su primer prototipo de cohete en un garaje de …

El primer restaurante nudista de España abrirá en Tenerife en 2017

Tiempo de lectura <b>2 minutos</b><p><b>“Lo antinatural es vestirse, lo cómodo es desnudarse”</b>, explica a Traveler.es Tony De Leonardis, el empresario italiano que …

Napflix, el Netflix de los vídeos “aburridos” para dormir la siesta

[Leer con voz de teletienda] ¿Eres incapaz de mantener los ojos abiertos cuando te sientas en el sofá después de comer? ¿Odias quedarte dormido …

¿Sabes cuáles son las cinco ciudades más vegetarianas y veganas del mundo?

Desde luego que si queremos llevar una alimentación vegetariana y vegana, no somos un país que pueda presumir (al menos en exceso). Pero el planeta …

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