Heloise Thomson

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Norway musicians play instruments made of ice

In the Norwegian village of Geilo, locals and aficionados gather for the annual Ice Music Festival. The musicians are mostly Scandinavian and perform …

Movable Footbridge in Paddington, London Opens and Closes Like a Fan | Colossal

<p>London bridge is not falling down. It’s folding up. Taking their cue from the way a Japanese hand fan folds open, Knight Architects have completed a …

This Algae Farm Eats Pollution From the Highway Below It

A highway overpass is the last place most of us would think to install a farm. But algae, that wonderful little ecological miracle, is different. …

Amazon Fresh Air at Home

Can’t experience the cool and crisp Hawaiian air or the fragrance of the Amazon Jungle at home? With the Air Jumper you can literally globe trot and …

AmazonFresh

Your Best Refrigerator

When buying a fridge, most folks look for one with increased storage space and at the same time it should be efficient enough to reduce energy costs. …

A Speaker That Defies Gravity

Mars is a new home music hub that fuses sci-fi design with precise, thoughtful engineering. The magic behind Mars lies in its revolutionary …

How Magic Leap Is Secretly Creating a New Alternate Reality

Don't you hate it when someone claims to have a magical new technology, but won't tell you how it works? When I saw that a super stealthy startup …

Breathtaking Photos of a Flipped Iceberg That Looks Like a Giant Floating Gem

During a recent trip to Antarctica, designer and filmmaker Alex Cornell came across a breathtakingly beautiful iceberg that, unlike its icy …

Jewelry

Vibrant Landscape Photos Showcase the Striking Colors of China's Rainbow Mountains

In the northwestern Gansu province of China lies the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park, a gorgeous expanse of land known for its rainbow-colored rock formations. Bands of fiery red, creamy orange, rich green, and bright yellow streak across the mountains, forming the most beautiful geological …

National Parks

The Spectacular Sight of Subway Cars Being Dumped Into the Ocean

Of all the things you'd expect to find at the bottom of the ocean, a small village of old New York subway cars may not cross your mind. But for over …

The App Store makes more money than Hollywood

Hollywood has long been the sparkling gem of entertainment in the U.S., but when it comes to making money, Apple is schooling the entertainment industry on how to bring in the cash with the App Store.<p>In 2014, iOS app developers earned more than Hollywood did from U.S. box office revenues, reports …

Pinć Smartphone Case with Integrated VR Glasses

Pinć VR lets you step into amazing virtual reality world at any time and guard your smartphone from shocks. Sounds cool? Let’s go on checking the …

Gear & Gadgets

Dreamscapes: 8 Architectural Visions for the Future of Cities

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut’s fantastical structures and futuristic urban landscapes are not to everyone’s liking, but one thing is for sure: They always get the internet talking. The images below are a case in point: His vision for Paris portrays the French capital as an über green …

Architecture

Week's Best Space Pictures: Stars Wheel, a Balloon Hoists, and a Storm Churns

Stars careen across the Himalaya, scientists search for an afterglow, and a cyclone kicks up a fuss in this week's best space pictures.

Gorgeous Geotagged Maps Show How Locals And Tourists Take Different Pictures Around The World

New York City (cropped) - image via (cc) flickr user walkingsfVisiting a new city often presents a unique challenge: Should you stick mainly with …

Photography

Which Color Should You Use For Your Icon?

Blue is the most common favorite color in the world, which is why so many companies have used it for their logos and mobile app icons. However, by picking blue as a primary branding color, many smaller companies run the risk of literally blending in with their competition.<p>This became grossly …