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Artworks by Hitler Sell at German Auction for Nearly $450,000

Fourteen paintings and drawings by Adolf Hitler have been controversially auctioned off in Germany for about $450,000.<p>The pieces sold at the Weidler …

Artist Turns Historical Photos into Colorfully Whimsical Composites

In a continuation of her <i>Dancing with Costica</i> series, Australian artist Jane Long has created more imaginatively surreal compositions by digitally restoring, colorizing, and manipulating black-and-white photos captured over 50 years ago. The series came about when Long was looking for a way to brush …

The faces of America: Ellis Island portraits were full of hope

Ellis Island portraits<p>The faces that became America<p>1911<p>First opened in 1892, the immigration station at Ellis Island in New York harbor processed …

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Iris Grace, 5-Year-Old with Autism Paints Breathtaking Works of Art

For many people diagnosed with autism, communicating through speech and social interaction can be challenging. As a way to express herself, 5-year-old Iris Grace began painting last year. She's already garnered praise across the globe for her incredibly beautiful works of art. The young artist, who …

Ghostly Watercolor and Ink Cats Bleeding into the Canvas | Colossal

<p>Serbian artist Endre Penovác renders fluffy felines with stark black watercolors and ink. Penovác heavily dilutes the pigments with water creating …

WATCH: Painting Horse Creates Masterpieces to Save His Friends

Many animals are very smart. Like the dog who opens doors, or a monkey who can play chess... But one very special horse has captivated our attention for his unbelievable talent.<p>After retiring from being a racehorse, Metro seemed to be nearing the end of his life. Born with a knee a problem that was …

Thousands Of People Want To Ban Baby Ear Piercing, Calling It "Child Cruelty"

Almost 30,000 people in the U.K. have signed a petition asking lawmakers to formally ban the practice.

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Annual Tomatina Festival in Spain

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Charming Vintage Photos Show The Waikiki Of Yesteryear

Does anybody have a time machine?<p>Ah, Waikiki, land of swaying palm trees, carefully crafted mai tais, and blissful stretches of beachfront resorts.<p>Even before Hawaii became a state in 1959, Waikiki was a beloved tourist destination. Since then, the area has changed and developed drastically. …

17 Dogs You Should Be Following on Instagram

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27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

The Perfect Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

If you’re departing from San Francisco, it’s a good idea to kick-start the morning with a hearty breakfast. Welcome to the Ferry Building Marketplace …

13 awesome street artists (who aren't Banksy) - Matador Network

13 awesome street artists (who aren’t Banksy)<p>Though I’m a longtime fan of his street art, I’ve never really been able to tell how firmly Banksy’s …

Swilling a bottle of cognac in front of airport security: idiotic, or genius?

What you don't want to do with your expensive bottle of cognac you thought you could transport in your carry-on: Chug it so it doesn't go to waste. That's what a woman in China did. She didn't waste it, but she also didn't get on the flight because she was too drunk to fly.<p>The Transportation …

London Zoo animals get weighed, adorably

Every year, zookeepers at ZSL London Zoo train and coax more than 17,000 animals into stepping on the scales to be weighed and measured.<p>The …

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New and Otherworldly Forms of Sandcastles by Matthew Kaliner

Harvard University lecturer Matthew Kaliner creates otherworldly beach sculptures that are unlike any other sandcastles we've seen. Rather than stacking up architectural structures or realistic figures, the artist designs surreal, curving compositions of sand that are suspended in midair. “I am …

It’s Almost Time for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Park

Summer’s winding down. The kids are back in school. What are we going to do next? Plan for Halloween, of course! It’s almost time for one of my …

Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins — …

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Dog breeds that bark the least

No one likes to wake up in the middle of the night to hear your best canine buddy barking at some rogue possum in the backyard.<p>Babies cry, cats meow and dogs bark. Experts believe dogs do this to demand attention, express boredom, fear and even playfulness, according to the Humane Society.<p>Dog …

10 Things You Might Not Know About Picasso’s The Old Guitarist

Don't be deceived by this seemingly simple painting of a man and his instrument. Pablo Picasso's <i>The Old Guitarist</i> has secrets in its past and in its …

Movie Barcode turns popular films into abstract art

Movie Barcode is the work of an anonymous Tumblr user who takes every frame from a film and condenses them all down to a single pixel’s worth of …

If These Stunning Photos Were Taken Today, They’d Be Illegal. Is Drone Photography A Lost Art?

Amos Chapple has established himself as quite the photographer. He has traveled all over the world capturing places through his lens. But some of his …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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11 Rescue Animals That Deserve All The Love

Alex Cearns photographs more than 900 pets each year, but the ones that mean the most to her are those that are "different." Her project Perfect …

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Climate Engineering, El Niño And The Bizarre “Scheduled Weather” For The Coming Winter In The US

"Forecasters" are now trumpeting the arrival of a "Godzilla" El Niño event, but somehow they seem to already know that there will be no relief for …