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Ignorance Is Killing Our Earth

On Earth Day, the filmmaker behind the powerful environmental documentary Revolution explains just how dire the Earth’s sickness is—and how our …

Ecology

The Working Dog’s Pastoral

It’s almost impossible for me to introduce this story without acknowledging just how much I love dogs. When I saw photographer Andrew Fladeboe’s stunning portraits of farm and sheep dogs in Norway and New Zealand, I was hooked. Since technology and industry have changed the way we work, animals are …

Surprise! Earth’s core has a core

Researchers have found that the Earth’s inner core has an inner core of its own … smaller than the moon.<p>Researchers at the University of Illinois and …

Healthy Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Oat Breakfast Bars {vegan & gluten free}

Healthy Banana Bread Chocolate Chip Oat Breakfast Bars {vegan & gluten free}<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>15 mins<p>Total time<p>25 mins<p>Healthy, gluten free …

Breakfast

Artist Couple Turn Their Home into an 'Exploration in Stuff'

An orange hammock. A wax model of a hand from Madame Tussaud's. Fragments of a football uniform. All these items are on display in the gloriously cluttered living room of illustrator <b>Johanna Goodman</b> and sculptor <b>Rodger Stevens</b>, alongside art posters and a guitar neither of them knows how to play. The …

Gorgeous Glow-in-the-Dark Murals Only Visible Under UV Light

Hungarian-born, Vienna-based artist Bogi Fabian uses glowing UV paint to create gorgeous, luminescent murals that can only be seen under a black light. With the flip of a light switch, blank bedroom walls are suddenly covered with cosmic scenes, glittering stars, beautiful landscapes, and lush …

Murals

Paint like a pro with free digital art software

First released almost 10 years ago, Krita has always had lofty ambitions. The software was billed as an alternative to Corel's Painter, but with one …

Digitally Rendered 3D Abstract Paintings Look Like Miniature Worlds

Libya-based creative Mahmoud Jouini uses digital software to render colorful, three-dimensional abstract paintings that look like miniature worlds. Although the images look like snapshots of elaborate, sprawling dioramas that were physically constructed, each piece was actually created entirely on …

Digital Art

Junk Culture Dallas

What's the first thing we touch when we wake up? How do our favourite things reveal our hopes and fears? Can objects tell the story of our lives? …

‘Springfield, Springfield!’, A Group Art Show Tribute to ‘The Simpsons’ at the Asterisk San Francisco Gallery

<i>artwork by Kevin Kwong</i><p><i>Springfield, Springfield!</i> is an upcoming group art show tribute to FOX‘s long-running animated television series <i>The Simpsons</i> at …

Three Brothers Have Been Making Mind-Blowing Snow Sculptures In Their Yard Every Year

It takes the guys 11 front yards worth of snow and up to 300 hours.<p>Here's this year's: a 12-foot-tall sea turtle.<p>"This simulates the sticky snow that you would get on a warm winter day," they explained.<p>h/t Bored Panda

Sculpture

Polar Obsession Photos

See images of Arctic and Antarctic landscapes and wildlife, like polar bears, penguins, leopard seals, and more, and buy prints, from National Geographic.

Nature Photography

Protect and preserve

This was a grim year for the animal world. At least 22 species have been declared extinct in the wild. That’s more than twice as many as last year. …

Madagascar: Lemurs being kept as pets pushing endangered species to extinction

Illegal pet trade could hasten the extinction of some species of the Earth's most endangered group of mammals, lemurs.<p>An estimated 28,000 lemurs have …

We can't all be pandas! Meet the world's ugliest endangered animals... and the campaign to save them from extinction

With their flabby frowns, gurning grins and bloated, gassy stomachs, they're hardly going to win a pin-up competition.<p>But these disgusting creatures …

New Jersey

These Stunning Photos Prove Endangered Species Belong in the Wild, Not Captivity - One Green Planet

Between spewing greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, plastic pollution, poaching and mass deforestation, human activity has made it more than a bit …

15 great achievements in knitting

These are not your everyday stitches. Nothing compares to the feeling of accomplishment when you finish a knitting project. After working away for …

31 Pictures That Prove 2015 Will Be The Cutest Year Of All Time

Experts predict that the ultimate year of adorableness is upon us.

Cute Animals

Demi Lovato's New Puppy Might Just Be The Most Amazing Puppy Ever

Buddy, we love you!

Sleep

Here's How Fast Different Animals Are Disappearing From Earth

Shutterstock The red panda is ranked "vulnerable" by the International Union for Conservation of Nature.<p>From red pandas to golden-striped …