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How I Transformed Sewage Into Fresh Water [Video]

A little DIY distilling<p>Say the apocalypse happens tomorrow. The good news: You survive! No more credit card debt or miserable commutes. The bad news? Infrastructure has collapsed and there’s no clean drinking water. Most people can’t last a few days without it, so what we need is a reliable way to …

DIY

Ongoing Friendship Between a Girl and Her Adorable Cats

Since we first wrote about the heartwarming friendship between a girl and her cat, Russian photographer Andy Prokh has continued to enchant us with charming photos of his daughter Katherine growing up with her adorable British Shorthair cat LiLu. Although both Katherine and LiLu are now one year …

Cute

7 Lost Household Arts You Should Revive

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

Atlantic Kitchen: selling seaweed from the seashore

Word of mouth: Dawn Hourigan tells the story of how she set up the seaweed supplier Atlantic Kitchen<p>Seaweed has long been a staple of Irish coastal diets, but Dawn Hourigan’s parents cooked it more eclectically than most thanks to a shared interest in nutrition and her Israeli mother’s exotic …

Horseshoe Crabs Saved My Life

Clever Stay-at-Home Dad Creates Playful Pancakes

This stay-at-home dad has figured out a way to make breakfast really fun, and sometimes educational at the same time. Illustrator and math teacher Nathan Shields works together with his two kids to create all kinds of fun designs with just some pancake batter and a hot pan. He has made everything …

George Washington

A Bar Built From Shipping Containers

We’ve seen what can be done with shipping containers in the past, from tiles to temporary spaces to homes, and now North Arrow Studio, along with …

How to Make Beurre Blanc (Because Everything Tastes Better with Butter)

Beurre blanc—the simple butter sauce that relies on ingredients you probably have on hand—is an easy way to add an elegant touch to tonight's dinner<p><b>Inaki Aizpitarte</b>’s mussel-infused <i>beurre blanc</i>, which we featured in the April issue, reminded us how good this simple butter sauce can be. Mind your …

Internet, Meet The Cats Of 19th-Century Japan

Cats ruled the art of 19th-century Japan. Lil Bub and Grumpy Cat‘s old-timey Japanese counterparts were painted, sculpted, and drawn by doting owners nearly as obsessively as today’s cats are Instagrammed. Now, 19th-century Japan’s painterly odes to the feline form are on view at the Shoto Museum …

Art

Makaibari Tea Estate

At Makaibari Tea Estate in West Bengal, India, the fourth generational owner Swaraj "Rajah" Banerjee instructs, "Sip, swish, inhale sharply, then spit," proving tea tastings are undertaken with the same solemnity and ceremony as sampling fine wine. Not only is the act similar, but in some cases, …

Pastafacts Infographics by ONO Creates

Lovely Illustrated Pasta Infographics.<p>ONO Creates is an independent design studio based in Singapore specializing in the fields of graphic design and …

Infographics

Into Lauren Tamaki’s Sketchbook - The Fox Is Black

Lauren Tamaki is a Brooklyn based illustrator. She’s worked on some fantastic projects like drawing Rene Redzepi for GQ and making holiday cards for …

Daily Inspiration #1666

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Spectacular Bioluminescent Beaches Look Like Starry Skies

Taiwanese photographer Will Ho (aka hala065) captures stunning images of bioluminescence at the Dusit Thani Maldives in Mudhdhoo that transforms the beaches into a magical, glowing coastline. The blue speckled sands provide a beautifully surreal accent to the landscape at night as the waves crash …

Beaches

The Serif Hand by La Goupil Paris

The Serif Hand – handwritten font from La Goupil Paris.<p>Fanny Coulez and Julien Saurin of La Goupil Paris are specialists for nice handwritten fonts.</b> …

Typography

Botanical – Branding and Illustration by Daniel Lasso Casas

Botanical – Branding Project.<p>Daniel Lasso Casas is a freelance graphic designer and illustrator from Popayan, Colombia. His work is mainly inspired …

Graphic Design

Chalk Typography Cover Design by Coming Soon

Chalk Lettering Cover Design.<p>Belgium-based design studio Coming Soon was commissioned to create a typographic cover artwork in chalk for the march …

Graphic Design

Cancer Patients Forget About Their Illness With Crazy Makeovers

“You know what I miss the most? Being carefree.” This was the sentence that inspired the <i>If Only For a Second</i> photo project, by the Mimi Foundation, where 20 cancer patients were asked to participate in a unique makeover experience. Invited into a studio with a two-way mirror, they closed their eyes …

Artist Hiroko Kubota Embroiders Popular Internet Cats on Shirts at the Request of Her Son | Colossal

<p>Japanese embroidery artist Hiroko Kubota was in the process of making custom sized clothes for her smaller-framed son when he made a small request: …

Cheese and chilli straws

INGREDIENTS<p>60g unsalted butter<br>• 100g plain flour<br>• ½ tsp sea salt<br>• ½ tsp chilli flakes<br>• ⅛ tsp sweet smoked paprika<br>• 180g extra-sharp cheddar cheese coarsely grated<br>• 1 tbsp full-fat milk<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas mark 4.<p>Dice the butter and place in the bowl of a food processor.<p>Add the flour, salt, …

Bug Bento | WIRED

Honey<br>Caterpillar Roll<p>Fried waxworms, with a taste akin to pistachios, are flattened like an usuyaki tamago (thin omelet), which is wrapped around …

Artist Creates Human Organs From Eel, Snake, and Leech Parts

Organ don’t-er? A macabre fusion of art and biology may both repel us–and save our lives someday.<p>It’s the rare person who’s comfortable with leeches and rattlesnakes and eels when they’re outside of one’s body. It’s an even tougher sell to warm to the idea of the slimy and legless creatures <i>inside</i> …

Giveaway: Win a Sony RX100 II Compact Camera!

<b>Update</b>: This giveaway is now over. The winner has been announced at the end of this post.<p>We’ve got another exciting giveaway for y’all this week! …

Whimsical Scenes Created with Real Fish Heads

Parisian contemporary artist Anne-Catherine Becker-Echivard does a little more than play with her food. The artist's ongoing body of work, known as <i>Les Temps Modernes</i> (translated as <i>Modern Times</i>), presents whimsical scenes featuring actual fish heads, which she later eats. In each eccentric frame, …

Art

Kids Win This Videogame By Eating A Plate Of Fruit

Finish the game first by dominating your fruits and vegetables.<p>In a cruel prank of evolution, the best things for you aren’t as addictive as the worst. We’d rather drink a beer than a coconut water, and stretch out on the couch instead of doing a few sit-ups. Videogames are no exception. While, …

Edible flowers: blooming good recipes

Pansies, marigolds, nasturtiums – they don’t only look nice, they are great to cook with too. Carolyn Hart picks some flowery recipes.<p>When Libby MacAusland, one of the main characters in the 1963 novel <i>The Group</i> by Mary McCarthy, dispatches her friend Polly to buy a large bunch of woodruff to …

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Get a Bikini Body That Rocks in 3 Weeks: Training Plan

Throw your muscles a curveball with these new toning exercises for a smoking hot bikini body<p>Whether you're breaking a sweat regularly or totally slacking, it's time for a change. To get a smoking hot bikini body this summer, you have to shock your muscles to get it into sizzling shape.<p>It takes …