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Rangers pitcher Darvish says elbow strength is back | Reuters

ROUND ROCK, Texas (Reuters) - Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish went four strong innings in a rehabilitation start on Thursday as he edges closer to a return to the Majors after missing last season due to elbow surgery.<p>May 1, 2016; Frisco, TX, USA; Frisco RoughRiders starting pitcher Yu Darvish (11) …

This artist condenses whole movies into single photographs – and the results are amazing

Jason Shulman turns classic films into works of art<p>Movies are art in their own right. But this artist has turned famous flicks into the kind you can …

An Explosive New Mural and Paintings by Collin van der Sluijs | Colossal

<p>From the smallest details expressed on canvas to the cracked facade of a multi-story building, Dutch artist Collin van der Sluijs is comfortable …

Art

Hollywood director responds to #WhitewashedOut movement

The outrage over Hollywood's practice of replacing Asian characters with white actors is striking a chord.<p>On Tuesday, the hashtag #WhitewashedOut was trending throughout the day, as people shared their thoughts on the "erasure" of Asian Americans from "whitewashed" movies and how that trickles down …

Social Justice

An Octopus Painted With 95-Million-Year-Old Ink | Colossal

<p>Dutch wildlife artist Esther van Hulsen was recently given an assignment unlike her typical drawings of birds and mammals from life—a chance to draw …

Art

The Sam Bradford Fiasco in Philadelphia

One point is lost in this Sam Bradford fiasco in Philadelphia: Nothing ever, ever, ever is guaranteed in football. To prove that, let’s go back in …

The 18 best science movies and shows streaming on Netflix right now

From shows that delve into the tasty science of gastronomy to those that unmask the mysterious depths of the ocean, there's no shortage of mind-expanding titles to indulge in.<p>But there's a downside to all of that choice: It's <i>a lot</i> to choose from.<p>I polled the Tech Insider team and came up with 18 of …

15 Breathtaking Campsites In Canada You Need To Visit This Summer

These spots will make you one happy camper.

The oil industry knew about climate change before we landed on the moon

The year before we landed Neil Armstrong on the moon, the largest oil industry trade group was aware of the consequences burning fossil fuels had on …

The Foolproof Steps to Making a Perfect French Omelette at Home

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>I've been learning about omelettes for as long as I can remember. When I was four, my family went down to Boca Raton or Fort Lauderdale or one of those chintzy Gold Coast places to visit my …

25+ Random Acts Of Genius Vandalism

When we talk about vandalism, as long as it doesn't involve actual Vandals sacking cities, many people would agree that some acts of vandalism are …

Activism

Massive Data Leak Reveals Offshore Money Hidden by World Leaders and Super Wealthy

A massive leak of information about the secret financial holdings of wealthy people and world leaders reveals some potentially serious corruption.<p>Information about the secret financial holdings of wealthy people -- including several world leaders -- has leaked, and the leak reveals some potentially …

Corruption

Chef John's Shrimp Toast Recipe

"While virtually unknown compared to most other popular fried party snacks, these shrimp toasts are easy to make and every bit as delicious, and …

15 Quick Pickle Recipes To Get You Out of, Um, a Problem

Who you callin' tart?<p><b>Last-minute pickle cravings are real</b>, and to be caught with a pickle-less fridge is a fate worse than, well, not having eggs? For those times, we have these 15 funky-fresh recipes, ready in 30 minutes or fewer.

This Raindrop Cake is Almost Too Beautiful To Eat

We love to come across a dessert so beautiful that we hesitate to even take a bite. Popular in Japan but never seen before in the United States, the …

Restaurant Puts Fridge In Street So Hungry People Can Take Leftovers

Restaurants waste a lot of food, and even though big companies like Starbucks have recently changed their policies, a lot still goes into the bin …

Homelessness

Dark and romantic night cityscapes by Russian artist Alexei Butirskiy

If you love cities as much as Russian artist Alexei Butirskiy, then you'll appreciate his elegant cityscape paintings – almost always depicting urban …

Poetic Double Exposure Portraits

Erkin Demir is a 26-years old photographer from Ankara, Turkey, specialized in the creation of fantastic double exposure portraits. He delicately …

Infamous Hacker 'Weev' Says He Blasted College Printers With Antisemitic Message

The infamous white nationalist hacker who calls himself "weev" has claimed responsibility for antisemitic messages that showed up last week on computer printers at universities across the country.<p>"WHITE MAN are you sick and tired of THE JEWS destroying your country through mass immigration and …

Artist's hyper realistic drawings will bend your brain

This is one way to save on groceries.<p>Artist Howard Lee has an amazing talent for creating extremely realistic drawings, often of different foods.<p>Lee …

Vegan Deviled Potatoes

These little gems graced my Easter table today! Vegan Deviled Potatoes. Yum! I remember even up until a few years ago, (when I was still eating …

Potatoes

17 Times Shane From "The L Word" Made You Feel Like A Horny Teen

Before there was Stella from OITNB, there was Shane from The L Word.

New Miniature Architectural Structures Carved Into Raw Stone by Matthew Simmonds | Colossal

<p>Matthew Simmonds (previously) sculpts miniature architectural structures from raw stone. Part of his interest in producing these pieces is centered …

A Photorealistic Mural by ‘Smug’ on the Streets of Glasgow | Colossal

<p>This great new photorealistic mural from graffiti artist Sam Bates (aka Smug) popped up in Glasgow last week. The piece is just one of several …

Art

Upside-down pizza and the evolving cuisine of Rome

In order for Roman cuisine to survive, "it has to be tweaked for the contemporary palate and the contemporary wallet," says Katie Parla, co-author of</i> …

Italy

How to Make a Poke Bowl at Home

The first time I had a poke bowl, I was not in Hawaii. I was sitting in a restaurant in New York City two days after one of the largest blizzards in the city's history. Like I said, not Hawaii.<p>This explains why I know poke the way I (and many mainlanders) do: As a heaping serving of fresh, raw fish …