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3D printed sculptures spin to Fibonacci sequence

John Edmark, a professor of design at Stanford University, has mashed together geometry and art to create these 3D printed kinetic sculptures based …

Sculpture

Find the Navy Seals Optical Illusion

Shew, Friday is finally here and I bet a ton of you are extremely excited right now. I know I’m glad that the work was is coming to an end after …

Math Test Optical Illusion

It’s Friday, Friday, got to get down on Friday! Okay, so I didn’t really mean to quote one of the worst songs of all time there. In case you didn’t …

Amazing Eye Optical Illusion

How’s everyone out there doing today? I’m doing pretty good. Today is my girlfriend’s birthday, so I’m going to be doing quite a bit of stuff today. …

Hyena Shadow Optical Illusion

Good morning everyone and happy Tuesday to you all! It will almost be summer soon, but the weather is warm enough that people love to do things like …

A new award will honor the most destructive designs in the world

This summer, when Zaha Hadid’s monument to a dead dictator won an award from the Design Museum of London, it prompted some soul-searching in architecture circles. How can a building be judged solely on the merits of its form, ignoring the uses to which it might be put?<p>That tapped into a wider …

Museum of London

Electricity in a Disaster: Just Add Water

Earthquakes, tornadoes, fires and floods; disasters come in a variety of forms. And depending on when and where they occur, the job of relief …

World’s Largest Indoor Farm is 100 Times More Productive

The statistics for this incredibly successful indoor farming endeavor in Japan are staggering: 25,000 square feet producing 10,000 heads of lettuce …

What I Learned About the Future by Reading 100 Science Fiction Books

<i>By Tiago Forte of</i> <i>Forte Labs</i><p><i>Now available in</i> <i>Russian</i><i>,</i> <i>Portuguese</i><i>, and</i> <i>Chinese</i><i>.</i><p>Over the past two years I’ve read 100 sci-fi novels, averaging about one …

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Installations by Fabian Bürgy 

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Visionary Artist Creates Exceptional Artworks Using Fire As Paint

Where's many artists use a combination of inks and paints to bring their art to life, Canadian painter Steven Spazuk takes an altogether different …

Signing Up for Obamacare in 2015? Here's What's New

On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed ACA into law, enabling all Americans to obtain health insurance via the online marketplaces. Although …

Stunning photos of Iran's mosques | CNN Travel

See 25 Incredible Images of Earth From Space

Alberta, Canada, Oct. 10, 2014.<br>DigitalGlobe<p>1 of 25<p>There's something to be said for being on the ground when news plays out, but sometimes it's the …

45 Great Jobs You Can Do While Traveling The World And How To Get Them

If you think that you can’t afford to travel the world, finding a job on the road may be just the ticket. Travel’s wonderful, sure, but little things …

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Michio Hoshino, a Japanese photographer known for his wildlife photography, was mauled to death by a brown bear on the Kamchatka Peninsula in eastern Russia. This was the last photo he took.<p>Whoa!

Abductee Painter Channels Aliens in His Art

An alien abduction can either be a shocking experience or an illuminating one, better yet, sometimes it's both. Abductees have reported nightmares decades after having a close encounter with the third kind; they have reported persistent feelings of being watched, and mental irritability all around. …

Paranormal

Ancient Trees: Beth Moon’s 14-Year Quest to Photograph the World’s Most Majestic Trees | Colossal

<p>Criss-crossing the world with stops on almost every continent, San Francisco-based photographer Beth Moon spent the last 14 years seeking out some …

Spectacular Ice Formations Atop a Windswept Mountain in Slovenia | Colossal

<p>After a long period of pummeling wind, snow, and ice, weather photographer Marko Korosec sensed an opportunity to climb Mount Javornik, part of a …

Thread Paintings: Densely Embroidered Portraits by Cayce Zavaglia | Colossal

<p>When scouring through the minute details of artist Cayce Zavaglia’s embroidered portraits (previously), it’s difficult imagine each work is scarcely …

The Flood, A Haunting Album Bringing Sumerian and Babylonian Language and Music Back to Life

<i>The Flood</i> is the self-described “first-ever CD of new music sung entirely in Sumerian and Babylonian” by the Lyre Ensemble, a collaborative project …

Amazing cloud formation hanging over Mount Fuji in Japan.

Top 12 Most Mind-Bending Illusions in 2014

Over the past few years we've seen some truly mind-bending illusions (2012, 2011). It's now that time of year again when we look back and show you the best ones of 2014. What distorted our senses and changed our perception of reality? This year, we saw a lot of street art works that pushed creative …

Art

5 Times Stephen Colbert Changed the World

Since its first episode in 2005, <i>The Colbert Report</i> has mostly served to make us laugh. But Stephen Colbert—both as his over-the-top, …

20 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2014

From science explainers to exploding spice bags to a David Lynch-directed nail polish commercial, these were the best videos made in 2014.<p>In the breakneck pace of digital culture today, our attention span has been whittled down to the length of a two-second GIF. Deciding to click play on a longer …