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The photographer Korbinian Vogt (@korbinianvogt) took this picture, titled 'Collision,' last summer in #Greenland while working on his series 'Disko Bay.' It was taken August 2017 in Greenland for the Series Disko Bay. "It shows the model (@nakiesheri) in front of the Icefjord, which goes kilometers deep until the Inland ice," the artist writes. More from the self-taught, Munich-based photographer at @nakiesheri. // #greenlandpioneer #greenland #artphotography #greenlandicesheet #icefjord #inlandice #contemporaryphotography #portraitphotography #portraitperfection #makeportraits #environmentalportrait

5:2 dieters lose weight 'quicker' and may have healthier hearts - new study

People on the part-time “5:2” diet lose weight more quickly and are more healthy than those undertaking a consistent, traditional diet, a new study suggests.<p>UK researchers found that 5:2 dieters were able to achieve at least five per cent of their weight-loss target within two months while enjoying …

How to Tell a Turtle From a Tortoise

For one thing, tortoises have "tiny elephant feet."<p>People are prone to stereotyping, but we love it when someone flips the script.<p>So when Hilary Brown asked us what the difference is between turtles and tortoises, we were happy to learn that our notions about turtles were all wet.<p><b>Turtle or tortoise?</b><p>…

The 20 photographs of the week

Daily life in North Korea, protests in Honduras and Kenya and Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh – the week’s biggest news stories captured by the world’s best photojournalists

Protest

Less is more as Japanese minimalist movement grows | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Fumio Sasaki’s one-room Tokyo apartment is so stark friends liken it to an interrogation room. He owns three shirts, four pairs of trousers, four pairs of socks and a meager scattering of various other items.<p>Money isn’t the issue. The 36-year-old editor has made a conscious …

Minimalism

The Top 10 Drone Photos Ever Shared on 500px

Drone photography is picking up steam as the little recreational multi-rotor copters become more and more affordable and easier to use.<p>It’s safe to …

THE SELECTS: Seeing Double

Mesmerizing Macro Photos of Cats' Eyes by Andrew Marttila

Philadelphia-based photographer and self-described “crazy cat man” Andrew Marttila specializes in capturing beautifully expressive portraits of adorable felines. His latest work includes a series of macro shots that zoom in on cats' eyes, showing every minute detail of the creature's colorful iris …

Cats

The View from Here: moving photos taken from windows around the world

Breathtaking Photos of America from the U.S. Department of Interior's Carefully Curated Instagram

The U.S. Department of the Interior manages the most breathtaking lands in America and they have the photos to prove it. From the adorable bear cubs of Delaware's Water Gap National Recreation Area to Maine's Acadia National Park and New Mexico's glistening white sands, it seems that this …

12 Books That Will Lift You Up When You Are Down

Sometimes you need a pick-me-up.<p>Sometimes, you need a pick-me-up. You're feeling blue, down in the dumps, maybe even dealing with a lump in your throat. Whichever idiom fits your situation, you're just not feeling like your best self.<p>To abate the waves of sadness, or palpitations of dread, we've …

16 New Books to Read This September

September is all about fresh starts, and if you’re looking for life advice, this month’s book picks are full of it. Whether you want it with a dose of humor (Mindy Kaling), from someone who is living the dream (Elizabeth Gilbert) or from a fictional character who totally gets you, there’s at least …