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Build a DIY Lightbox Using a $10 IKEA Lack Side Table

Photographer Jack Watney wanted a lightbox for years, but he lives in a small apartment and doesn’t have space to store a large, dedicated lightbox. …

‘Earth and Space’ Photo Book is Full of Astonishing Vistas from NASA’s Archives

From ancient mythologies to modern science, mankind has trusted that in some essential way, we are bound to whatever it is that lies beyond the …

The Perfect Office - iPad Pro, JBL Flip 3 and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Photorealistic Drawings Created with Thin Layers of Graphite Dust Brushed on Paper

Minneapolis, Minnesota-based artist Melissa Cooke dusts thin layers of graphite onto paper with a dry brush to create astonishingly lifelike portraits that investigate the relationship between photography, performance, and drawing. She demonstrates this multifaceted exploration in <i>Plunge</i> …

Art

Meet 30 innovators finding African solutions for African problems

Quartz has chosen 30 innovators in Africa for their creative approaches to local problems in business, politics, culture and health and more. They will be honored on Monday (Sep. 14) at the Quartz Africa Innovators summit. Yinka Adegoke, Quartz Africa editor, says:<p>The narrative in Africa has moved …

Africa

These 'Plus-Size' Disney Princesses Are Refreshingly Realistic

Fuller figures FTW.<p>Now this <i></i>is the kind of <i>body language</i> we like to see.<p>Tumblr user The Nameless Doll is responsible for creating some truly magical Disney princess artwork, reimagining beloved characters in a slew of different ways. Her most recent installment, an attempt to make the princesses look …

Walt Disney Company

Reformation Solves a "Big Boob Problem" with This Collection

Big boob problems are a thing, and Reformation knows this all too well. In a press release, the Los Angeles-based cult-favorite retailer listed a few …

13 Dresses That Are Even More Beautiful From The Back

Photo credit: ASOS<p>Making a fabulous entrance is important, but wouldn't it be grand if your exit was equally as amazing? Well it's definitely possible.<p>Bows, fringe and lace are just a few of the imaginative ways designers are making sure their creations are 360-degree fabulous. And we've rounded up …

Beautiful bioluminescent creatures light up the deep ocean

Life adapts in the most beautiful ways. Bioluminescence, though rarely seen in land organisms (with the noteworthy exception of the firefly) is …

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

CERN's Large Hadron Collider has discovered a new class of particle

Scientists at the Large Hadron Collider have announced the discovery of the pentaquark, a class of subatomic particle consisting of four quarks and one antiquark bound together. Like the Higgs boson before it, the pentaquark's existence has been theorized for years, but experiments in the …

21 Sandals to Wear at the Beach Instead of Flip-Flops (All Under $75)

There is something comforting about flip-flops—they're easy to slip on (no thinking required), they're easily disposable, and they're fairly low …

20 Must-See Art Museums In America

There's much more to the world's great art museums than just the Louvre and the Prado. In fact, you can skip the jaunt across the Atlantic altogether and set your sights on some world-class art collections right here in the U.S. Even if you're not planning a trip entirely around art, chances are …

29 Weight Loss Tips From Women Who Have Lost 100 Pounds

You will feel so motivated after reading their advice.<p>It's hard work to lose weight, for sure. Sometimes you need a little inspiration. Get it from these women have each lost almost 100 pounds — or much, much more:<p>Shanna Fichera, 28, from Camarillo, California<p><b>1. Start small.</b> "I began walking or …

GIF Nail Art How-To: Seventies Florals

We asked Jessica Washick of U Need a Manicure to create spring nail art inspired by the season's coolest prints. Up first: '70s florals.<p>The inspiration:<p>What you need:<p><b>Deborah Lippmann</b> Nail Color in Fade to Black, 12th Street Rag and I'll Take Manhattan, $18 each, deborahlippmann.com.• <b><br>Dolce & Gabbana</b> …

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages > Well done GIF whoever crea...

DC & Marvel Comics ~ characters through the ages ><br>Well done GIF whoever created it, thank you much! Added to collection!

Designers Works Over Ten Years to Complete Gorgeous Grand Piano of the Future

Hungarian pianist Gergely Bognyi recently gave the classic grand piano a makeover with a futuristic twist. The Bognyi Piano presents a sleek two-leg design that looks like a sideways “V” in profile. The streamlined style offers practical benefits: Supporting the piano with two legs instead of three …

Flute

Asteroid swings very near Earth: Are you up for a midnight viewing?

An asteroid five football fields wide will make a near-Earth flyby on Monday, and you may be able to see it at the witching hour with a pair of strong binoculars.<p>Late Monday -- particularly at midnight -- will be prime time for trying to catch a glimpse of asteroid 2004 BL86, said the<p>Jet Propulsion …

Asteroids

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

Relationships

10 Classic PC Games You Can Play Right in Your Browser

The Chandelier That Produces a Shadow Forest of Wild Trees

A year and a half ago, we told you about <i>Forms in Nature,</i> a stunning light sculpture by Hilden & Diaz (Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz) that casts shadows of trees throughout a room. The 3D printed piece takes eight hours of assembly by hand. Created in Copenhagen, the beautiful chandelier took the world …

Art

The Best Bars and Clubs to Meet a Rich Husband

From the editors of TownandCountryMag.com, this is a decent strategy until Tinder tells you how much he makes.<p><b>ASPEN</b><p>A successful day on the slopes ends at the Caribou Club. Yes, this is a members-only club but it might be worth the annual dues if you're interested in dancing with a Kennedy (indeed, …

Masai Warriors, Elephants and Giraffes All Made an Appearance at This Stunning Wedding in Kenya

Wedding photographer Jonas Peterson has captured dozens of beautiful weddings all over the world. But even with his impressive resume and archive of …

9 Ways to Get a Flat Belly Without Diet or Exercise

Perfect Your Posture<p>"Straighten up," advises <i>The Biggest Loser</i> trainer Kim Lyons, and your figure will look better. "When your posture is good, you're automatically engaging and toning your stomach muscles." If you need to remind yourself to stand tall, she says, a few strategically placed Post-it …

Impressive 3D Street Art Created with Recycled Materials

Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo, aka Bordalo II, uses mixed media to create his own interpretations of the urban landscape and environment. He often composes his works using various found items that he merges together into beautiful forms. In that sense, his street art is unique because it …

Streetwear

Pregnancy Book Changes in Size with the Expectant Mother

Pregnancy is a special time for a woman, and <i>Mother Book</i> created by the advertising firm Dentsu Naoya documents it in an extra meaningful way. The beautifully designed publication is intended to promote Kishoka, an obstetrics medical service network in Japan, and it takes expectant mothers through …

Pregnancy

Photo Illustrations by Leslie Ann O’Dell

Experimental photo illustrations.<p>This is a fine selection of experimental photo illustrations by Leslie Ann O’Dell, a visual artist from Denver, CO. …

Visual Art

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …