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Whales with Worlds on Their Backs - Sculptures by Ruilin Wang

For millennia, cultures around the world have celebrated the origin myth of a giant animal—such as a turtle or elephant—supporting the world on its back. Beijing-based artist Ruilin Wang reinterprets that image in <i>DREAMS-ark</i>, an evocative series of sculptures that depict whales carrying entire …

Sculpture

Katy Perry: Pepperoni Pizza Onesie

Prismatic World Tour Backstage

Prismatic World Tour Backstage

Prismatic World Tour Backstage

Prismatic World Tour Backstage

Prismatic World Tour Backstage

OD-11 Speaker: On Sale

Teenage Engineering's take on the Carlsson Cube is now available for pre-order. The OD-11 keeps the original's bass reflex design and adds mobile …

Teens

Coffeemaker Clock

The Barisieur is Joshua Renouf’s concept for a coffee lover’s alarm clock. When the alarm goes off, an electric heater and stainless steel balls boil …

Coffeemakers

Zoku Iced Coffee Maker

A tumbler that turns piping hot coffee – or any other beverage – into a chilled drink in just a couple of minutes. Like Zoku’s slushie maker, the …

Coffee

Extō Extension Cords

Unlike most power strips, Conway Electric’s Extō was made to be left out in the open. Its outlet-style body and cover are available in nine colors. …

Scribble Stylus & Pen

A stylus and a pen that have a color sensor, letting you copy and store colors from the real world. Use the stylus on your computer or mobile device, …

Carpet Drawing

Have you ever tried doodling on carpets and other furry surfaces? Professor Yuta Sugiura and his colleagues tried harder. They came up with three …

Sharp Aquos Crystal

The Aquos Crystal has a nearly edge-to-edge 5.5″ 720p screen. The Sprint exclusive has a 1.2Ghz quad-core CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 8GB storage and a microSD …

Mobile Technology

HTC One M8 Windows

The exact same HTC flagship model that was released earlier this year for Android, but with Windows Phone 8.1. The HTC One M8 still has its beloved …

Base jumping in a wheelchair: 'an amazing feeling'

Lonnie Bissonette, a wheelchair user, describes the thrill of base jumping ahead of the 35th anniversary of Bridge Day in West Virginia<p>Numerous people jumping off a 870-ft high bridge in West Virginia can mean only one thing - Bridge Day.<p>Bridge Day is the only day on which base jumping from the New …

Expert guide to Burma

Local laws and etiquette<p>The Burmese dress conservatively and regard sleeveless T-shirts and shorts as underwear. Visitors should wear loose casual clothes (no cleavage, no bare shoulders, no see-through skirts, no leggings). Shoulders and knees must be covered in temples and shoes and socks removed.<p>…

Guide Books

How to get the kids excited about your next trip

So you want to tour Italy's Etruscan ruins but you have a sneering teen in tow, or a toddler who can shatter priceless artefacts with a single shriek? Just how do you get kids excited about the places you want to go?<p>Look at things from their perspective, that's how. So even if it <i>is</i> a trip for you, …

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

Ireland

Expert guide to Malta

Essential Information<p><b>Flight time:</b> 3 hours<p><b>Time difference:</b> +1 hr<p><b>Currency:</b> Euro<p><b>Tourist Office:</b> There is a tourist information office in the arrivals hall of Malta Interntaional Airport and another excellent one in Valletta at 28 Melita Street; tel: 00 356 21220193 / 21220264; open Mon-Fri …

The 10 cheapest cities for hotel stays

Would you BASE jump off a 1000-foot tall building?

A 1000ft waterside skyscraper that will be the tallest building in Florida and include a thrilling “drop ride” will be built in Miami.<p>Construction of SkyRise Miami is expected to begin this year, and is due for completion in 2017. Once complete, the building will house a nightclub and three …

The biggest box office hits of the summer

Well, it’s September, and the summer movie season is over is over for another year. Taking the crown of the biggest box office hit of the summer in …

How To Train Your Dragon 3 has been delayed to 2017

Despite <b>How To Train Your Dragon 2</b> passing the $600 million mark at the global box office this weekend and solidifying its place as the …

How To Train Your Dragon 3 Pushed To 2017

Bad news, dragon fans: Toothless aficionados everywhere will have to be patient for an extra 12 months, as DreamWorks Animation has decided to shift …

The elephant who cried: Raju's story on way to big screen

Former tennis star Vijay Amritraj and Hollywood producer Larry Brezner team up to make film about the elephant freed from chains after 50 years of abuse<p>The story of Raju, the elephant who cried, is heading for the big screen after a production team led by the Indian actor and former tennis player …