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The dazzling GIF art of SPYROGIF

One of the great GIF maestros of our time.<p>More at spyrogif.tumblr.com, or you can follow him on Twitter.

The mystery of how Ozzie the cat travelled from Australia to Northern Ireland

An Australian cat has ended up on the other side of the world, and no one knows how.<p>The cat, now nicknamed "Ozzie," was found by Armagh Cats …

Northern Ireland

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

Off-grid

Amsterdam's Bold Housing Solution: 10 Artificial Islands

To create the islands, the Dutch use a technique called the “pancake method.”<p>Right now, Amsterdam’s Center Island (<i>Centrumeiland</i> in Dutch) doesn’t look like much—just an inhospitable sand bar poking out from the city into the huge IJmeer Lake. But there’s far more to it than meets the eye at …

The massively popular Instagrammer who follows his girlfriend around the world just got married, and the pictures are stunning

<b>In 2012, the world fell in love with the Instagram account of a woman leading her photographer boyfriend around the world.</b><p><b>Moscow-based Murad Osmann and his girlfriend, Natalia Zakharova, filled their Instagram accounts with gorgeous travel photos of rice fields in Bali, the streets of Barcelona,</b> …

A history of flooding in the sinking city of Venice – in pictures

The Queen of the Adriatic is sliding into the sea at a rate of 2mm per year, but life for Venitians goes on as normal as the deluge washes through the historic city

Venice

Here are the actual tubes one company plans to use to make the real Hyperloop

It's worth mentioning that the company has no affiliation with Elon Musk, who originally proposed the Hyperloop idea.<p>It also has no affiliation with Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, which is another company that also plans to build a test track and recently secured land in Quays Valley, …

Hyperloop

16 Crazy-Awesome Examples Of Eyeshadow Art

Proof that makeup is artistry.

Body Art

25 Moments That Changed America

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Epic doodling

I’m a pretty big fan of doodling, but my stuff has nothing on Peter Deligdisch.<p>His YouTube channel is full of videos where he documents his …

1991: The Most Important Year in Pop-Music History

Historical, musical, and quantitative evidence shows that the rise of rap is the most important thing that has ever happened to the genre.<p>On June 22, 1991, Billboard announced a new album had surpassed <i>Out of Time</i>, by R.E.M., to become the most popular in the country. It was <i>Niggaz4life</i>, by N.W.A., …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The World's 16 Most Incredible Sea Caves

<i>By: Adam Lapetina</i><p>Most people have only been exposed to sea caves by reading <i>Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince</i>, and that's not OK... mostly because the sea cave in that book was terrifying and filled with zombies (apologies to anyone who hasn't read it by now). The sea caves in this list, on the …

The Questions People Asked Advice Columnists in the 1690s

If only your great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great-great grandmother had Google<p>In a story about the origins of confessional apps like Whisper and the now-defunct Secret, I recently mentioned <i>The Athenian Mercury</i>, a British periodical of the 1690s that is widely credited with inventing the …

Time I

17 hilarious e-book covers people have actually submitted on Amazon

The genius behind the Tumblr blog Kindle Cover Disasters has collected and curated a bunch of the most hilariously awful Kindle cover art on Amazon.com.<p>Though he asked to remain anonymous, he told Business Insider that what started as shock and disbelief at the range of bad artwork turned into a …

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

19 Real-Life Ads from the Mad Men Era

Volkswagen, April 11, 1960 Early in Season 1, Don Draper comes across this Volkswagen ad in an issue of LIFE Magazine. H<p>... VIEW MORE<p>LIFE Magazine<p>1 …

Kathmandu graffiti: Street art has made the walls come to life

When the BBC Soup team visited Kathmandu in February 2015 to attend Nepal's first Ideas Fest they were struck by the graffiti. Photographs by Richard Fenton-Smith, with thanks to Nepalese art director Sworup Nhasiju for his insights. Find out more at bbc.com/soup

Giant walking crocodile terrorised Earth before dinosaurs

A terrifying walking crocodile which stood 9ft tall and has been dubbed the 'Carolina Butcher' preyed on mammals before the rise of the dinosaurs<p>A terrifying crocodile which walked on its hind legs may have been the most deadly creature on Earth before the evolution of the biggest dinosaurs.<p>The …

Dinosaurs

6 awesome comic books you must read before the movies hit theaters

Having to do your background reading just to go and watch a movie sounds a whole lot like schoolwork, but thankfully when it comes to the world of comic books things ain’t so bad!<p>With theaters set to play host to a gorgeous buffet of superhero flicks over the next year, Cult of Mac took it upon …

Scientists create Terminator 2-inspired 3D printer

Scientists have created a Terminator 2-inspired 3D printer that lifts objects fully formed from a pool of goo in a matter of minutes.<p>The technique, which could transform 3D printing, works up to 100 times faster than current methods and produces objects that are considerably stronger.<p>And if the …

3D Printing

Oceans yield 1,500 new creatures, many others lurk unknown | Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) - Scientists identified almost 1,500 new creatures in the world’s oceans last year, including a humpbacked dolphin and a giant jellyfish, and reckon that most species of marine life are yet to be found.<p>The experts publishing their findings on Thursday listed a total of 228,450 marine …

This Tumblr Pairs Medieval Art with Rappers, and It's Brilliant

Gives new meaning to the expression "hip-hop royalty."<p>If you've ever looked at a photo of a blinged-out Rick Ross and thought, <i>Dude totally looks like Henry VIII</i>, there's a new Tumblr for you. The site, B4 XVI (a.k.a. beforesixteen), juxtaposes famous rappers with medieval and Renaissance artwork …

Pencil artist works in miniature — and that’s the point

Salavat Fidai is working proof that artists need not create large pieces to make a name for themselves.<p>Much of what he creates is no bigger than the tip of a pencil — literally.<p>Under the glow of a single work light while his family sleeps, Fidai uses a craft knife and 4x magnifying glass to create …

Tiny house, giant journey

Couple quits their jobs to pursue a career dream

Top 10 alternative city breaks in Europe

Ghent, Belgium<p><b>Why go?</b><br>While Bruges can sometimes feel a little like a tourist toy-town, Ghent keeps it real. The city still offers picturesque Flemish architecture and historical sites - St Bavo Cathedral is the obvious one - but you’ll also find a buzzing contemporary creative scene too, with …

European Travel

Archaeology

Archaeology

Here's what we know about Magic Leap so far

Google made a big splash when it threw its support behind Magic Leap with a $542 million investment last year. Immediately people began wondering what exactly Mountain View was so excited about that it was willing to drop half a billion dollars as pure investment -- not even an acquisition. …

VR could cause 'neurologic change', warns Magic Leap CEO

Oculus Rift is dangerous. At least according to Rony Abovitz, CEO of Magic Leap, a rival that is pushing advances in augmented -- rather than virtual …