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See the world’s magnificent cathedrals in their entirety with this panoramic photo series

No matter where you are travelling in the world, taking the time to visit a church or cathedral can often lead to the discovery of unique local history, beautiful classical art and eye-catching architecture. When it comes to snapping a picture, capturing all of the striking features can be …

European Travel

Here Is the Largest Map of Our Galaxy Ever Made

The newly released database contains over a billion stars.<p>There are just so many stars. With around 300 billion stars across the entire Milky Way, making a detailed map of our entire galaxy is nearly impossible. But Europe’s space agency, the ESA, is doing it anyway.<p>On Wednesday, the released the …

Universe

The Startling Colors and Abstract Shapes of Salt Ponds

Masterpieces from above.<p>As an aerial photographer, Tom Hegen is used to seeing the world from a different perspective. But even he was astonished at …

Aerial Photography

Amazing Timelapse Featuring 130 Years of National Geographic Magazine Covers in Under Two Minutes

National Geographic released the first copy of their iconic magazine in 1888. To kick off their 130th birthday celebrations in 2018, they created an …

Time-lapse Photography

PSG’s Jannie Mouton sets new transparency standards, has “early form of dementia”

<i>LONDON – In almost four decades observing South Africa’s rich and powerful, what follows below stands far above any leader’s missive in terms of its</i> …

Soccer

What happens when you put African philosophies at the centre of learning

What happens when African philosophies and practices are placed at the centre of learning? How can teachers and students on the continent use the …

Pedagogy

Africa's weed race? Zimbabwe second country to legalize medicinal marijuana

<b>(CNN) —</b> Zimbabwe has just legalized growing marijuana for medicinal and research purposes -- and several other African governments are considering tapping into the lucrative natural resource too.<p>More than 10,000 tons of cannabis are produced on the continent each year, according to a UN survey, …

Cannabis

The Great High School Impostor | GQ

What Artur Samarin pulled off at a school in small-town Pennsylvania is one of the boldest hoaxes of our time.<p><b>Before putting the plot</b> into motion, before the five-year masquerade, before the honors and the scholarships and the arrests and the deportation, before any of that, he rode into town on a …

High School

Queen Elizabeth II at 92: These photos document the making of modern history

Britain’s longest-ever ruling monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, turns 92 today (April 21). Living through the terms of 21 UK prime ministers and 16 US presidents, she has reigned for 65 years as one constant in a world that has enormous change.<p>Through photos from the year she was born to present day, …

Takashi Murakami, Japan's Andy Warhol

<i>Now On Display in Boston, the works of one of Japan's most prolific contemporary artists. With Serena Altschul now we'll view the art ... and meet</i> …

Spicy Miso-Tahini Ramen

This super-<i>oishii</i> (“delicious”) spicy ramen bowl is made with basic pantry staples, such as miso paste and tahini, plus Sriracha for spice! I love …

Van Gogh's Intense Relationship with Japan and its Art

April 10, 2018<p>Andreja Velimirović is a passionate content writer with a knack for art and old movies. Majoring in art history, he is an expert on …

Art

Google’s art app now offers a glimpse of Africa’s largest art collection

Now you can explore Africa’s largest art collection from your smartphone. The Johannesburg Art Gallery has become the latest museum to make itself available on Google’s virtual museum tours. Along with the museum’s collection of Picasso’s and Manet’s, it is also showcasing a broad range of South …

Museums

VISI magazine

Cape Town-based artist Lucie de Moyencourt (Studio Lucie de Moyencourt) shows us two of her favourite nooks at her home in Gardens. #WATCH ---> …

Great heights and spectacular sights: The 17 coolest buildings on Earth

Since claiming dominion over this drifting space rock, humans have peppered the planet with abodes and edifices both large and small. Over the past …

Swimming Pools

Ever wondered what ancient ruins looked like in their glory days? Now you can...

Ever wondered what ancient ruins looked like in their glory days? Now you can see them come to life, thanks to these GIFs by the creatives at NeoMam …

Christian consumers campaign against halaal

Vicky Abraham<p>The Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Cultural, Religious and Linguistic Communities (CRL) Commission has …

Religion

Dressed in excess: people put on all their clothes – in pictures

Canadian photographer Libby Oliver’s striking portrait series, <i>Soft Shells</i>, is a playful exploration of how people express themselves through clothes. It features individuals swathed in every item from their wardrobe, flashes of body parts only just visible. “Clothing is an immediate social cue,” …

Photography

From sand to sky: Divine thread links the San with nature

Beauregard Tromp is a multi-award winning journalist and Nieman Fellow at Harvard who has worked at major publications throughout South Africa. …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

• <b>A growing body of evidence finds that cardio exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have.</b>• <b><br>Cardio, otherwise known as aerobic exercise, has been tied to benefits ranging from better moods and a stronger heart to a sharper mind.</b>• <b><br>To get the most out of your swimming, running, or walking</b> …

AOL

This Is How Stressed Elon Musk Is About Artificial Intelligence

He's majorly concerned.<p>Elon Musk, the tech billionaire who wants to colonize Mars, is seriously worried about advances in artificial …

Verhaal van Vryheid se boksreus

Ruann Visser, die nuwe Suid-Afrikaanse swaargewigbokskampioen, is lank, maar hy is nie die langste bokser wat ons land al opgelewer het nie.<p>Visser …

The Women Who Made the Internet and Other Stories

<b>Broad Band:</b> The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet<br>by Claire L. Evans.<br>Portfolio, 2018 ($27)<p><b>In the earliest days</b> of computing, rooms of …

Olafur Eliasson reflects on ways of seeing ahead of his latest exhibiton

Following exhibitions by artists Tomàs Saraceno, Sheila Hicks and Edmund de Waal, the privately funded space Espace Muraille, Geneva, welcomes a solo exhibition by Olafur Eliasson. Entitled ‘Objets définis par l’activité’ (‘Objects defined by activity’), the show brings together a selection of 18 …

Stainless Steel

Inside One of America’s Last Pencil Factories

A pencil is a little wonder-wand: a stick of wood that traces the tiniest motions of your hand as it moves across a surface. I am using one now, making weird little loops and slashes to write these words. As a tool, it is admirably sensitive. The lines it makes can be fat or thin, screams or …

Jersey City

This Polish designer created a book that puts you in the shoes of someone with dementia

There are over 44 million people living with Alzheimers disease and it is also a fatal disease that cannot be cured.<p>Sarah Wisniewska, a Communication …

The curious tale of Irma Stern and her muse

Irma Stern painted Freda Feldman six times. Here is Freda in a Khaki Dress (1943). Picture: SUPPLIED<p>In Freda with Roses, Stern presents a younger …

Art Galleries

Cape gives Afro art pride of place

The installation at the Roger Ballen centre is too flippant an amusement.<p>The sensitive pictures of Tunisian photographer Mouna Harray in her …

Art

This Marketing Exec Quit Her Job To Run An Art Gallery

Jo Anke Gallery, founded by Hlengiwe Vilakati, is one of the country's few black-run art galleries, and it focuses on emerging young talent. So …

Delaire Graff: South Africa's Art Haven Estate

<i>This is the second of two posts on Delaire Graff Estate in the Western Cape of South Africa. The first, on the estate’s hotel and gardens, is here.</i><p>They call the wine town of Stellenbosch the Napa Valley of South Africa. But the opposite is more accurate: Grapevines have been nurtured here since the …

South Africa