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8-Year-Old Feeds Crows and They Leave Her Small "Thank You" Gifts in Return

In 2011, Gabi Mann was a four-year-old in Seattle with a habit of dropping her food. A chicken nugget might fall off her lap while she's getting out of the car, and Gabi wouldn't pick it up. Instead, the crows rushed to the forgotten morsel and hoped for another bite. Gabi eventually noticed this …

Birds

The 20 photographs of the week

The crisis in Kiev produces more poignant images, sportsmen and women excel in Australia, the World Economic Forum attracts attention in Davos and turnips fly in a centuries-old tradition in Spain – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Europe

This Apartment Bedroom Has A Bed Attached To A Bathtub And Two Sinks

Possibly the most unusual combination of home furnishings, can be found in the bedroom of an apartment in Luxembourg, designed by Metaform …

Interior Design

Now Is The Best Time To Visit Europe. Here's Where To Go.

If continents were dogs, Europe would win Best in Show. The landmass is a seemingly perfect combination of pristine beaches, charming villages, historic cities and stunning nature. There's so much to see that planning a trip can be overwhelming... mostly because it's overwhelmingly expensive.<p>But …

Flying

The Best Laptops You Can Buy

Maybe it's a bit more clunky than you thought when you carry it in your bag during a commute. Perhaps the screen is too reflective for your liking when you're watching Netflix. And worst of all, what if the battery life is much shorter than you expected?<p>We've researched some of the best laptops on …

Consumer Tech

I tried Minecraft with Microsoft HoloLens, and now I don’t want to work anymore

REDMOND, Wash. — I’m not a gaming guy. But now I kind of want to be one.<p>After trying out the latest augmented reality system, the Windows Holographic, at an event on the Microsoft campus today, I realized that it’d be pretty freakin’ cool to make my ordinary environment into a video game.<p>I’m …

Augmented Reality

The Top 100 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2014

At the end of every quarter the Sifter highlights the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘, culminating in an epic <i>Top 100</i> at the end of the year (see last …

The Best Science Fiction And Fantasy Books Of 2014

20+ Lonely Little Houses Lost In Majestic Winter Scenery

When the first frost bites the tip of your nose, when the snow squeaks under your feet, and when the cold winds blows all your troubles away, you …

Pokemon that are made from rolled and curled strips of paper

Artist Aimie Holdorf just captured all 150 original Pokemon, but in the form of rolled and curled strips of paper. The technique she used is called …

Harry Potter actor David Ryall dies aged 79

<b>Actor David Ryall, known for playing Elphias Doge in the Harry Potter Deathly Hallows film, has died aged 79.</b><p>The actor passed away on Christmas Day but no more information has been given.<p>Ryall had a five-decade career across film, TV and theatre, including in movie The Elephant Man and on TV, The …

Harry Potter

Seven years documenting post-Soviet life

Canadian photographer Donald Weber spent seven years traveling throughout Ukraine and Russia in an effort to understand and show something of life in the post-Soviet era. He observed how, since the collapse of Communism and its replacement with free-market Capitalism and an ostensible democracy, …

Dreamy Portraits Set Against Magnificent Natural Landscapes

The self-taught Canadian photographer Elizabeth Gadd grew up with a passion for traveling, hiking and nature. Gadd shoots breathtaking landscapes and …

Surreal Black and White Photos Immortalize Oldest Trees on Earth

For 'Portraits of Time,' Beth Moon spent 14 years capturing the Earth's most ancient survivors.<p><b>A version of this article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</b><p>Few things on Earth are as old as the organisms in the photos of Beth Moon. For her book <i>Portraits of Time</i> (from Abbeville …

Astrophotography

Incredible Photos Make Nighttime Look Like Day

Since 1998, British artist Darren Almond has been taking sublime photographs of landscapes around the globe illuminated only by the light of the full moon. Now, 260 of these photographs are compiled in <i>Fullmoon</i>, a new book from Taschen.<p>While taking his photographs, Almond keeps the shutter open for …

National Parks

How Did Manatees Inspire Mermaid Legends?

Sailors across cultures thought the aquatic mammals were young women of the sea.<p>It's that time of year when manatees, the slow-moving aquatic mammals of the southeast coast of North America, start to migrate south into warmer waters—and often run into trouble.<p>In Florida, many of the languid …

Why Everything You Know About Wolf Packs Is Wrong

The alpha wolf is a figure that looms large in our imagination. The notion of a supreme pack leader, who fought his way to dominance and reigns …

GTA V: Top Ten Animal Transformations

Fascinating Portraits of Europeans Who Have Abandoned Civilization for the Wilderness

<i>Vincent was a mathematics student. He has been living in Ramounat for the last 7 years.</i><p><i>Ramounat is well known to be the birthplace of</i> …

How To Cut Rope Without Scissors or a Knife

Learn how to cut rope or string in a pinch when you don’t have any scissors or knives handy. A great life hack trick to help you in an emergency! If …

Lifehacks

GTA 5 - How to Play as a Shark

Articles about warm-winter-wood-burning-stove on Dwell.com - Dwell

Cabin living promises a connection with nature and a more calm, simple life with just what you need at your fingertips.<p>Wood-burning stoves aren't just for rustic cabins in the woods anymore.<p>Timeless, hardwearing, textured, and warm—the benefits of implementing wooden floors into your home are …

Prefab Homes

Why Minimalist Interiors Are Good For You

There’s no place like home. At least that’s what we all want to think, but is your home making you stressed out? Do you walk in the door after a long …

Articles about 9 tiny apartments new york city on Dwell.com - Dwell

A trip to New York City is inevitably a whirlwind, whether it's your first visit or your five hundredth.<p>Throughout NYC's bustling boroughs, minuscule studios, tightly-packed family apartments, and converted small spaces are the norm.<p>With a series of community-minded projects, an architecture team …

New York City

Newborns Resemble Innocent Angels in Photography by Erin Elizabeth

Photographer Erin Elizabeth has a knack for taking adorable photos of newborns. In fact, the award-winning photographer is also one of Australia's most recognized for newborn photography. Since 2008, she's been capturing babies from a few days old to a few weeks old in her studio using only 100% …

Photography

Blizzard Blankets Buffalo: In Pictures

11 Hidden Gem Destinations for Interacting With Wildlife

Zoos are fascinating, but if you really want to interact with wildlife, get behind the wheel and head for one of these treasures.<p>1. National Elk …

National Parks