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15 Basic Drawing Techniques for Beginners

Have you always enjoyed sketching and doodling, but you’ve never actually tried your hand at real drawing techniques before? Drawing is something …

Sketching

Motherless babies possible as scientists create live offspring without need for female egg

Motherless babies could be on the horizon after scientists discovered a method of creating offspring without the need for a female egg.<p>The landmark experiment by the University of Bath rewrites 200 years of biology teaching and could pave the way for a baby to be born from the DNA of two men.<p>It was …

Genetics

Guy Documents His First Week Of Work At Target, And It Couldn’t Get More Hilarious

If you thought that working at a retail store is boring, we’ve got news for you. Well, actually Tumblr user kimpossibooty does. He recently uploaded …

Toilet paper wedding dresses up the ante with feathers, flower crowns and more

It's that time of year again — when hundreds of designers try their hand at creating the ultimate wedding gown out of toilet paper.<p>More than 1,500 people entered the 12th annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest, presented by Cheap Chic Weddings and Charmin, and this year's grand prize went to Van …

Honest E-Mail-Sign-Off Quotations for the Uninspired

"When life gives you lemons, quickly take them all home, because lemons have gotten really expensive due to global warming and inflation."<p>"If you love someone, let him out of the basement once you're sure that you can trust him not to tell anyone what you have down there."<p>"Life is like the ocean. …

Amazingly Realistic Large-Scale Sand Sculptures by Ray Villafane

While Ray Villafane is best known for his expertise in the art of food carving, he is also recognized for his magnificent, remarkably realistic sand sculptures. Using just sand and water, the artist sculpts incredibly detailed figures that tower above him as he works. Funny-faced people, nativity …

Sculpture

Breathtaking Paper Figure Sculptures and Geometric Origami by Richard Sweeney

British artist Richard Sweeney creates paper sculptures that range from intricate geometric origami to wonderfully expressive figure sculptures. Much …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

DRAWING PENCIL

3D Drawing on Woods by Ivan Hoo (Singapore)<p>..

Astrona

Charles Bernard the science fiction and fantasy book cover illustrator that produces the art instruction videos for ‘ImagineFX’ magazine has a …

How to Draw a Bullfinch Bird

In this lesson, we will use the step-by-step method to draw a bullfinch bird. This tutorial helps you draw a realistic-looking bird with ease. You …

Birds

Hand-Drawn Flipbook Proposal

Got something important to get off your chest? Have you considered turning your feelings into a hand-drawn animated flipbook? That’s just what The Flippist did for an enamored couple with this ingenious flipbook containing an engagement ring, as well as a fantastic rendering of Left Shark’s antics …

Engagement Rings

Artist upcycles old thrift store paintings into nerdy masterpieces

The tiniest changes can make old things new again.<p>When Dave Pollot isn't writing software at his job in Rochester, New York, he loves to paint. When …

23 Mind Bending Optical Illusion Paintings by Rob Gonsalves

<b>[Huckleberry Fine Art]</b> Artist Rob Gonsalves was born in Toronto, Canada in 1959. During his childhood, he developed an interest in drawing from …

Why your skin goes wrinkly in the bath

Ever wondered why your fingers go wrinkly in water but not other parts of your body? The answer’s in the evolution of your gripping hands…<p>Some parts of human skin, better known as glabrous skin, have a unique response to water. Unlike the rest of the body, the skin of our fingers, palms, and toes, …

Skin Care

Scientists Develop Telescopic Contact Lenses That Can Zoom 3X

Over the past year, we’ve heard about some pretty interesting developments in the world of contact lenses. Scientists have made progress on creating …

Macular Degeneration

Want to Finally Understand Physics? Read This Book

Physics is hard. It’s one of those subjects you studied for a bit in a required high school class, then left behind in college for something you …

Oh My God, Fish Can Recognise Human Faces

A new study finds that archerfish can learn to distinguish one human face from others.<p>It's enough to make this writer seriously consider vegetarianism: A new study has found that fish can recognise human faces.<p>The paper, published in <i>Scientific Reports</i>, found that archerfish—a tropical species that …

17 Pictures That Are Literally You As A Dog Parent

Because dogs are family.

These 'Sea-Nomad' Children Can See Underwater Like Dolphins

And the skill can be learned in just one month.<p>If you want proof of how adaptable the human body can be, look no further than the Moken people - a …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Dementia

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

Top 10

Sadistic Package Design: The Best in DIY Difficult-to-Open Holiday Gifts

Forget the gift that keeps on giving; go for the gift that keeps on taking up time<p>Sometimes we're obligated to give gifts to folks that we don't …

One of the most commonly used sleep supplements is shockingly unregulated

His lab patented supplements in hopes of curing insomnia in the older population, whose melatonin receptors calcify with age.<p>"Researchers say pills of the natural hormone...will bring on slumber quickly without the addictive effects of drugs," the <i>New York Times</i> reported at the time.<p>In the same …

Earth's Final Frontier: Mysteries of the Deep Sea

Dive beneath the ocean's waves, past the sunlit, teeming waters near the surface, through the oxygen-deficient zones nearly devoid of life, down, …

Microsoft is going to change the way astronauts work on the International Space Station

The ISS crew, which includes two Americans, three Russians, and one Japanese person, will test the capabilities of the device in space, according to Popular Science.<p>"I actually got the opportunity to try [HoloLens] out before I launched," Scott Kelly, a flight engineer who has spent 258 days in …

The Catalina Wine Mixer Is Real And Other ‘Step Brothers’ Facts

Back in the distant past of 2008, the team that put together <i>Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby</i> decided to put their heads together and give us another “Oh my God, did they just say that?” kind of buddy comedy. The R-rated flick stars Will Ferrell as Brennan Huff and John C. Reilly as Dale …

Fox’s ‘Minority Report’ Gave The Washington Redskins A Hilarious New Name

In a better reality, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has already changed the organization’s name. In an alternate, totally fake reality, the work has been done for him.<p>Fox’s drama “Minority Report” apparently takes place in 2065. However, according to the show, the Redskins name was changed to …