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EPA chief Scott Pruitt tells coal miners he will repeal power plant rule Tuesday: ‘The war against coal is over’

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt told coal miners in Kentucky on Monday that he will move to repeal a rule limiting greenhouse-gas emissions from existing power plants, assuring them, “The war against coal is over.”<p>Speaking at an event in Hazard, Ky., with Senate Majority …

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Artist Uses Only Nails to Create Astonishing Array of Creative Sculptures

Nearly 30 years ago, sculptor John Bisbee was exploring an abandoned house, scavenging for items he could incorporate into found-object sculptures, when he accidentally kicked over a bucket filled with rusty, old nails. To the college student's surprise, the nails that fell out had fused into a …

Paper Folding Artworks

Last June Google introduced Material Design, their new design language which is pretty cool. The inspiration behind the project was developed by …

ECCE HOMO – Artistic Photography by Evelyn Bencicova

ECCE HOMO, a photographic series by Evelyn Bencicova of choreographed naked performers.<p>Evelyn Bencicova is a talented Berlin, Germany based art …

24 Killer Heels That Would Make Carrie Bradshaw Swoon

“Killer Heels,” an exhibition dedicated to the art of high-heeled shoes, opens at the Brooklyn Museum.<p>Flip through tabloid celebrity “snaps,” and the image repeats on nearly every page: the smoothly rounded toe, the arabesque arch to the ankle, the dagger-sharp line from ankle to floor. No …

Impossible Geometries

Following our series of abstract inspiration posts we are featuring some very cool geometric artworks inspired by the Penrose Triangle and impossible …

One Man’s Mission To Design Better Chopsticks For The Disabled

Japanese craftsman Katsuyuki Miyabi custom tailors chopsticks to the unique needs of his clients.<p>For the inexperienced Westerner, using chopsticks can be a maddening affair. Imagine how much worse it must be, though, for the disabled: those individuals who might have lost their thumb or fingers in …

Mosaic Mandalas Made From Found Objects by Matt W. Moore - The Fox Is Black

Matt W. Moore is well known for his vibrant, geometric paintings, products, and street art. His highly stylized work is always vibrantly colored and …

Poster Inspiration: Simple LInes

With a long holiday and weekend ahead I decided to work on a few ideas for my personal site and some posters. To get started I looked for some …

Probably The First Ellipse Tool For Paper

Straight lines have rulers, circles have a compass and angles have a protractor or set squares, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen a tool to help draw …

Reverse Perspective Painting Creates Amazing Optical Illusion as You Move around It | Colossal

<p>First: watch the shaky video, it’s all spoilers here on out.<p>On first view of this clip by Benjamin Dalsgaard Hughes, I was convinced the skewed …

Oil Paintings by Artist Josep Moncada

Sensual and seductive paintings with oil on canvas by Josep Moncada.<p>The artist was born in Mahon, the capital city of the Balearic Island Menorca in …

The Fine Art of Japanese Hakone Marquetry Using Razor-Thin Slices of Wood Mosaics | Colossal

<p>From 2012-2013 Gucci Japan produced an online video series called “Hand” that payed homage to 35 artists and designers who eschew modern …

Painted Typography by Pawel Nolbert | Colossal

<p>This interesting blend of paint and typography by Warsaw-based designer Pawel Nolbert was created by photographing actual paint splatters and …

Sheets of Glass Cut into Layered Ocean Waves by Ben Young | Colossal

<p>Self-taught artist Ben Young is a man of many exceptional talents from surfing and skateboarding to repairing furniture and working full-time as a …

Introducing the Nerdiest Flower Bouquet You'll Never See (Without a Microscope)

Flowers are great—until they wilt after a couple of days and find a new home in the trash can. Harvard research fellow and chemio-"botanist" Wim …

Stitched Leaves by Hillary Fayle | Colossal

<p>I’m really enjoying these stitched leaved by artist Hillary Fayle who is currently working on a MFA in Craft/Material studies at the Virginia …

Colorful Liquid Splashes Captured at 1/3500th of a Second Look Like Floating Sculptures | Colossal

<p>Cassandra Warner and Jeremy Floto of Floto+Warner Studio recently produced this beautiful series of photos titled Clourant that seemingly turns …

Random Patterns Inspiration

I'm a big fan of patterns so I decided to research some really cool and rad patterns to display here for you along with some really basic pattern …

Turn Old Bottles Into iPhone Cases With This 3-D Printer From Will.i.am And Coca-Cola

You probably know will.i.am best as founder and frontman of hip-hop group The Black Eyed Peas. But in the past three years, when he’s not singing about lovely lady lumps, he has been busy as Chief Creative Officer of U.S. manufacturer 3D Systems, designing a 3-D printer that aims to help reduce …

Millions Of Pieces: The Sculptures of Tara Donovan

Tara Donovan has an obsession with materials and a super-human level of patience. The Brooklyn-based artist transforms “ordinary” objects by the …

Geometry is God by Material Lust

Besides sharing a really cool Friday Five with us and featuring the first part of this collection earlier this year, Material Lust continues to …

8 Bit Inspired Art by Adam Lister

8 Bit inspired watercolor paintings.<p>Check out this cool 8 Bit inspired art by Adam Lister. The Beacon, NY based artist creates geometric 8-Bit …

Animal Logos vol. 2 by Tom Anders Watkins

Volume 2 of Tom Anders Watkins’ animal logo series.<p>About a month ago, I published a series of well designed animal logos by Tom Anders Watkins. As it …

Bird Sculptures Constructed from Wire by Celia Smith Look like Detailed Sketches | Colossal

<p>UK artist Celia Smith works with various forms of wire to create delicate bird sculptures and installations. While somewhat abstract in appearance, …

The classic iPhone ringtone gets a sweet remix

There have been a lot of remixes of the iconic iPhone ringtone over the years, and this one may be the best. The guitar solo at the end is an unexpected twist.<p>The remixer goes by the name MetroGnome, and his YouTube account features countless remixes of popular songs. He’s got some original stuff …

The Tinkerbell Fairyfly, also known as Tinkerbella nana, is one of the Top 10 New Species of 2014. Photograph by Jennifer Read. To see the full list of species, visit science.time.com.

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …