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Underwater Portraits of Children at Play

A successful retoucher and commercial photographer, Alix Martinez never thought to focus her sights upon children until becoming a mother herself. …

7 Cheap and Easy Photography Hacks You Can Do Right Now

Created by photography magazine COOPH, this handy little video follows photographer Leo Rosas showing off 7 little photography hacks to help create …

World Hairdressing Championships - in pictures

More than 1,000 participants from 50 countries compete in the World Hairdressing Championships, the OMC Hairworld World Cup, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Disappearing lives: the world's threatened tribes – in pictures

Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent nearly three years visiting 31 remote and unique tribes and cultures around the world, witnessing their rituals and capturing their traditional dresses, jewellery, weapons and symbols in a series of beautiful portraits. His book, Before They Pass Away, is published …

An 8-Wheeled Skateboard That Can Glide Down Stairs

Riding a skateboard is one thing. Kickflipping down a flight of stairs is another. But what if there was a skateboard that could cruise down …

Pacific Light: Macro Footage of Ink, Oil and Soap Shot by Ruslan Khasanov | Colossal

<p>Russian graphic designer Ruslan Khasanov who is probably best known for his experiments in liquid typography just released this experimental video …

Giveaway: EarSkinz ES2 – The Ultimate Comfort Accessory For Your Apple EarPods!

- Jul 30, 2013<p>If you’ve been around the site for a while, you’ll know that we enjoy giving away great stuff to out readers – and we’ve got a nice …

Guy Front Flips on Flat Ground Using a Razor Scooter

On a razor scooter, Australian daredevil Kyall Dawson performs a front flip on flat ground. He says he’s one of three people in the world that can do …

Countdown of the 10 Weirdest Jobs in the World

Sometimes what helps us to be successful in our professional lives is not such a great idea in our personal lives — competition is a quality that …

Self-improvement

A Rare Behind the Scenes Look at How Dyson Torture Tests Its Vacuums

Did you know the polycarbonate plastic material that Dyson uses for the dirt collecting bins on its vacuums is the same material used to make police …

Dyson

This Animation Teaches You More About Physics Than High School Ever Did

It's a shame I never paid attention in physics class because outside of Walter White's school of chemistry, physics might be the coolest type of …

Animated Movies

12 Wild GIFs That Bring Ancient Art to Life

Dougherty started experimenting with GIFs nearly two years ago when an exhibit of Greek sculptures rolled through his hometown of Portland. He'd …

Red Bull Releases Incredible POV Video of 128,000-Foot Stratos Jump

It's been one year since Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner made the highest jump of all time. The Red Bull Stratos project was part science, part …

30 Hollywood Stars Who Started Out in Horror Movies

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Terracotta Daughters Bring Awareness to Gender Preferences in China

108 life-sized female sculptures stand at attention in this powerful exhibit created by multi-disciplinary artist Prune Nourry. Recently exhibited at the Magda Danysz Gallery in Shanghai, the installation was created to explore the gender preferences that exist in China and to “bring awareness to …

Here are the Coolest Custom Lego Minifigs You Can Buy on Etsy Right Now

The Lego minifig. That 1.5-2", articulated plastic figurine that brings your Lego creations to life. The history of the minifig is long and …

Lego

17 Netflix Movies (and some TV) Streaming This Halloween to Scare Yourself Silly (list)

Scary movies are great to watch year round, but nothing beats watching your favorite horror flick on Halloween. There’s something about All Hallows …

This Spy Gun Clock Projects the Time On the Wall and Vibrates to Wake You Up

The James Bond of then and now sleeps with a gun under his pillow. Why? In the event that a henchman creeps up upon him mid slumber he can quickly …

Light Painting Evolved: Introducing the Pixelstick | Colossal

<p>Designed by Duncan Frazier and Steve McGuigan of Brookyln-based BitBanger Labs, the Pixelstick is a fancy new gadget for creating long-exposure …

100 Graphic Designers On The Charms (And Curses) Of San Francisco

Today’s leading graphic designers–including Paula Scher, Eddie Opara, Ivan Chermayeff, and more–visualize all the things that make San Francisco so … San Francisco.<p>Few cities inspire as much love (or as much vitriol) as San Francisco. Which makes sense considering that the city has given us …

The Cutest Sticky Notes Ever

OK, I love sticky notes. They’re everywhere. On my computer monitor, my desk, my nightstand, boxes, on containers in the fridge, in books… I’m kind …

Pixelstick Gives Light Painting a (Much Needed) Makeover

It seems like you only see light painting in wedding photo ops and unintentionally (and then intentionally) in 4th of July sparkler shots. It's a …

DrinkSavvy Cups Detect Date Rape Drugs: Creator a Victim

Mike Abramson is the founder of DrinkSavvy, and a victim of sexual assault after drugs were slipped in his drink. Drugs such as gamma hydroxybutyrate …

The world's smallest violin: scientist uses proteins to create a new musical instrument

You can now hear the sweet musical stylings of plant proteins, courtesy of this biotech gizmo<p>If proteins could talk, what would they say? Josiah Zayner still doesn't know — but he does have a sense of what they'd want to sing. That's because Zayner has developed a new musical instrument that relies …

The Way The U.S. Teaches Science Doesn’t Work

Here's how to fix it<p>In 2012, a shocking 69 percent of American high-school graduates failed to meet college-readiness benchmarks in science. And in a 2010 paper about math and science achievement, the U.S. ranked last out of the eight countries studied (including England, South Korea, and Hungary). …

Stephen Hawking's big ideas ... made simple - video animation

Luminaries from academia and science pay tribute to the late physicist’s incredible legacy<p>Published: 15 Jun 2018<p>World-famous cosmologist admits to losing bet as a result of particle's discovery<p>Published: 12 Nov 2013<p>Nasa video footage shows what the moon would look like as it rotates. The images are …

Google Science Fair Winner Makes Flashlight Powered by Body Heat

Great Energy Challenge<p>Many of us stash a flashlight for emergencies, only to find that when the time comes to use it, the batteries have run out. The problem of how to achieve efficient, lightweight energy storage plagues everything from flashlights to electric cars. But what if you could bypass it …

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