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Prue Stent’s Photos Are Dreamy, Gruesome, and Beautiful

The 21-year-old artist is trying to invert beauty, although she's still figuring out what that means.<p>Prue Stent is 21 and only a few months out of college, but she's recently developed a massive online following, especially among young women, for her surreal, dreamy, and strangely gruesome photos …

Artist reveals a hidden message in Apple's iCloud agreement

Terms of service for the internet are often good for two things: inspiring wild outrage, or simply acting as a textual speed bump between us and the web. Now, it appears they're also good for hiding secret messages.<p>Artist Florence Meunier scoured Apple's terms and conditions for iCloud and found a …

11 Tiny Design Features That Show Apple's Insane Attention To Detail

Many of these details go unnoticed by the average Apple user, or are only useful to a relative handful of people using the product.<p>Some features are handy while others are purely cosmetic, but Apple included them anyway.<p>Here are the best of these little design flourishes.

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Ingenious 3D-Printed Paws Allow a Disabled Dog to Run Free

The advent of 3D printing has made miracles happen, as Derby the dog can certainly attest to. He was born with a congenital disease that caused a malformation in his front paws which shaped them more like flippers than feet. Sadly, this meant that Derby couldn't run with other dogs or even get …

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Why Finding Nemo could be more traumatic for kids than Pulp Fiction

Children’s animated films are hotbeds or murder and mayhem, researchers at University College London have found<p>Children’s films are rife with murder and mayhem and can contain more violence than gory gangster shoot-em-ups like Pulp Fiction, researchers have found.<p>Although cartoons like Finding …

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Artist Turns DNA From Chewed Gum Into Sculptures

Plus, a perfume that can cover your genetic tracks<p>Two years ago, artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg caused a stir in both the art and biosecurity worlds when she displayed busts of people she’d never met. She determined the facial features for her “Stranger Visions” show using DNA found in the streets …

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Explosive Moleskine Doodles by Kerby Rosanes | Colossal

<p>Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes began his career as an artist by doodling away in Moleskein notebooks and sharing the results online. …

It's Art: Corn Flake Portraits of Pop Stars

Sarah Rosado makes art for the 2%.<p><i>Every now and then, The Creators Project comes across an artwork that surprises and delights us—every bit as much as it totally confuses us and otherwise has us begging for answers. This is art that defies conventions, challenges sensibilities, and breaks the walls</i> …

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Incredible Moleskine Art Tells Magnificent Stories

Not since Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes have I seen such amazing art created on a Moleskine. Using just pencil and pen, 20-year-old artist Gabriel Picolo creates magnificent drawings that tell intriguing stories. His works pull you in, making you not only pay attention to the level of …

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Sauna with Exquisite Curves Has an Amazing View of Lake Huron

The <i>Grotto</i> project by the Partisans Design Group revitalizes the traditional sauna design with beautiful organic curves. The Canadian firm set out to move the sauna away from its usual rigid geometry towards something more natural that better suits the warm, soothing atmosphere of the space. …

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Wearable maps make location data fashionable

For many of us, wearing location-specific clothes, whether it's your university alma mater or just a touristy t-shirt, is a way of transmitting a …

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Why Drake's 'Comeback Season' Was His True Star-Making Moment<p>Aaron Williams 06.21.18 17 hours ago 2 Comments<p>'Everything Is Love' Is A Rare And Exuberant Triumph<p>On their first official joint album, The Carters erect what may be the greatest monument to forgiveness in pop culture history.<p>Caitlin …

In a self-driving future, we may not even want to own cars

Personal transportation is on the cusp of its greatest transformation since the advent of the internal combustion engine.<p>With the rise of self-driving vehicles, ride-sharing, traffic congestion and environmental regulation, we may not even own cars in the future, much less drive them.<p>A glimpse of …

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90 Pounds of Pot Sent to Upper Darby Clothing Store

An Upper Darby clothing store manager unexpectedly received packages containing plenty of green. But they weren't Holiday-themed shirts.<p>“When I …

Grandmas Smoke Weed For The First Time, Play Cards Against Humanity, And I Just Died Laughing

YouTube<p>Back when these grandmas were spring chickens the ‘poking of the smot’ was very taboo, and they missed out on hitting the bong.<p>But now that …

Lips Switzerland-based illustrator and artist Christo Dagorov created an awesome series of pencil drawings that transform the texture of lips into trees, the aerial layout of a city, and even other...

<b>Lips</b><p>Switzerland-based illustrator and artist Christo Dagorov created an awesome series of pencil drawings that transform the texture of lips into …

Here’s What Your Brain Looks Like On Magic Mushrooms

Researchers at Imperial College London gave 15 participants psilocybin, the active ingredient in hallucinogenic mushrooms. Then they watched what …

Magic Mushrooms

A 3D Printed, Wifi Enabled Medical Marijuana Inhaler

The world of 3D printing shows no signs of stopping. From 3D printed guns and medical implants to food and shoes, it seems that just about anything can be 3D printed.<p>An Israeli company, Syqe Medical, thinks it has a way to make medical marijuana more accepted with the help of 3D printing. The …

What do men think of catcalling? A men's rights activist and a feminist debate

By now, you're aware of the Hollaback video that went viral in late October: A hidden camera followed a woman as she experienced more than 100 …

Teenage Artist Warps Notebook Paper into 3D Drawings

Notebook paper never looked as good as when 15-year-old illustrator Joao Carvalho draws it.<p><i>Images via</i><p>Doodling is a hobby as time-honored a classroom tradition as passing notes and trying desperately not to be called on. For 15-year-old artist Joao Carvalho, however, that tradition gets taken the …

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Why I Will Never Hire An Art School Graduate

Why is it so hard to hire someone to fill a creative position? At this point I'm afraid that art school might be making most graduates unemployable …

Nash posts letter to LA fans, says last chapter of career 'disaster'

NBA veteran Steve Nash had hoped for one more opportunity to show off his skills to Lakers fans this season, but a season-ending back injury has …

These Stunning Google Earth Images Expose the Planet’s Rapidly Changing Face

“Mind the Earth,” an upcoming exhibition at the Danish Architecture Centre, is a carefully curated exhibition of stunning yet terrifying Google Earth …