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'Pink Star' Diamond Sells For $71 Million, Smashing Auction Record

A huge, internally flawless, 59.60-carat diamond called the "Pink Star" went for a whopping $71.2 million at auction in Hong Kong — the highest price ever for a jewel.<p>The oval gem was purchased at Sotheby's by Hong Kong-based jewelry company Chow Tai Fook in a bid placed over the phone by the …

Portraits from one of the world’s most youthful cities

Today, despite all the efforts of the right-wing politicians to divide us, we understand more and more that the young generation worldwide is profoundly connected. We are born into different climate zones, and sadly often with unequal positions in terms of travel and education. Yet, there are lots …

20th Century

Stunning portraits show what beauty looks like around the world

Romanian-born photographer Mihaela Noroc has been photographing women around the world for the last four years.<p>She's captured portraits in close to 60 countries from Afghanistan to Iceland.<p>Noroc is calling her project The Atlas of Beauty, and she's planning on publishing a book of her photographs …

Photos of an ‘Ice House’ After a Winter Storm at Lake Ontario

After a winter storm hit the Lake Ontario region last weekend, photographer John Kucko was tipped off about a house on the lake shore that had gotten …

Great Lakes

New Gorillaz Album to Feature Danny Brown, Vince Staples, D.R.A.M., According to Leaked Tracklist

Grace Jones and Pusha T also look likely to feature.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Noisey US.</i><p>Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett's virtual band Gorillaz have been edging towards a release date for their fifth full-length release for well over a year now. The follow-up to 2011's <i>The Fall</i> has been …

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7 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Ancient Greek and Roman Mythology

Dear friend,<p>I’ve gained a lot of inspiration from ancient Greek and Roman Mythology.<p>Life and death<p>In ancient Greek/Roman Mythology — they talk a lot …

Ethereal “Sea of Clouds” Cloaks Japan in a Pastel-Colored Fog

Japan might be best known for its bright lights of Tokyo, but other areas of the country are equally as stunning. Photography enthusiast Kazuki Sato proves that you don’t need to be among its bustling capital city to be enthralled by Japan’s beauty. His ethereal cloud photography showcases the …

Photos

Stunning Finalists Of The World Wildlife Day Photography Competition

<b>The World Wildlife Day Photography Competition</b>, themed “Through young eyes,” invited young people aged 10 to 24 to submit their photos of wildlife as …

IBM has figured out how to store data on a single atom

Big things really can come in small packages.<p>IBM announced it has managed to successfully store data on a single atom for the first time. The research, carried out at the computing giant’s Almaden lab in Silicon Valley, was published in the scientific journal Nature March 8, and could have massive …

Feast your eyes on over 150 photos that, incredibly, were not Photoshopped at all

There’s nothing worse than seeing what you believe to be a really gorgeous photo only to find out that it’s been heavily altered in Photoshop or some …

Photography

Breathtaking Image is Being Called “Most Beautiful Photo of Kyoto”

Renowned for its blossoming cherry trees, countless shrines and temples, and traditional architecture, Kyoto is one of Japan's top travel destinations. Its bountiful beauty has been captured in a seemingly infinite amount of photos, but one picture-perfect snapshot has left the Internet in awe. …

Magnificent Nature Landscape Photography by Juuso Hämäläinen

<b>Juuso Hämäläinen</b> is a talented 22-year-old photographer and visual artist currently based in Tampere, Finland. He finds nature a relaxing, magical …

These are officially the 19 most incredible photos taken by drone

Along with Chinese technology company DJI, aerial photography community SkyPixel held a two-month long global competition, receiving over 27,000 entries from 131 countries around the world.<p>A judging panel, made up of photojournalists from TIME and Condé Nast Traveler as well as prize-winning …

Drones

16 Incredibly Beautiful Aerial Pictures Of The American West

America the beautiful is even more stunning at 15,000 feet.<p>Niaz Uddin's pictures, taken from extraordinary heights, capture breathtaking bird's-eye perspectives of the American West. BuzzFeed News spoke with Uddin about how he got started in aerial photography and what motivates him as an …

National Parks

6 Albums Out Today You Should Listen to Now: Kid Cudi, Gucci Mane, Little Simz, More

<i>With so much good music being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to listen to first. Every week, Pitchfork offers a run-down of significant new releases available on streaming services. This week’s batch includes new albums from Kid Cudi, Gucci Mane, Little Simz, the Lox,</i> …

Bendable and foldable phones are coming. Are you ready?

She pushed down hard on the rectangular phone and, like a slap bracelet, it cinched around her wrist. The audience gasped; the internet went wild.<p>This articulated wraparound phone -- known as the CPlus -- was a concept device Lenovo used to wow the crowd as part of a larger launch last June that …

These 'Goofy And Lovable' Photos Destroy Violent Pit Bull Stereotypes

One photographer is on a mission to make people view pit bulls differently.<p>A Florida pet photographer knows pit bulls have an image problem.<p>Years of the dogs getting a bad rap for aggression have led many people to instinctively view any pit bull they see as scary and threatening. The stereotype …

Pets

Here Are 19 of The Most Incredible Nature Photos of 2016

Thank you, Planet Earth.<p>When we take a moment to step back and look, the world is stunningly beautiful.<p>There's beauty in the flashing movements of …

Nature

Spectacular rooftops around the world – in pictures

Rooftops: Islands in the Sky is a new book by Taschen showcasing the best architect-designed roofs around the world. It features the most beautiful and imaginative urban retreats, from New York City to Singapore

Photographers from across Britain capture its beauty.

The finalists of the 2016 Through the Lens photography awards discuss their images of the British Isles.

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Pimp my bike: Detroit's custom cycles – in pictures

‘We take rusty old junk and we put love into it.’ The old Motor City has a unique style in bicycles these days: from fat wheels and fake fuel tanks to stretched cycles with powerful sound systems – and even a family-sized BBQ

Detroit

Throwback photos of experimental LSD parties - CNN Style

Written by Thomas Page, CNN<p>One night in 1960s LA, photographer Lawrence Schiller woke with a start. He heard noises in the garden, laughing and splashing. Schiller's wife left to quiet their three young children, while he set out to discover who these intruders were.<p>In his pool were a bunch of …

Two centuries of nudity in art – in pictures

The naked human form is as controversial as it is unremarkable. From the vulgar to the valorised, from portraiture to pornography, the relationship between art and the body has undergone fundamental shifts alongside the great political, social and economic changes of the past 200 years. Nude: art …

Crypt Believed to Be Jesus’ Tomb Opened for First Time in Centuries

JERUSALEM — The only mystical power visible was the burning light from seven tapered candles. And yet for ages, the tomb that sits at the center of history has captured the imaginations of millions around the world.<p>For centuries, no one looked inside — until last week, when a crew of specialists …

Week in pictures: 1-7 October 2016

Weekly Top 10 Techno Chart - October 7, 2016

The techno chart makes a well-deserved return to <i>Magnetic Magazine</i> after a one-month hiatus.<p>View Previous Chart<p><b>1. "IN YER FACE (BICEP REMIX)" - 808</b> …

The Comedy Wildlife Photography awards - in pictures

A selection from the shortlist of 40, with images from around the world including a forgetful meerkat, a waving hare and a frog with a smile