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Artist Walks For Hours In Snowshoes To Create Sublime Snow Drawings

Sonja Hinrichsen is a snow artist. It's not her official title -- she conducts a lot of art interventions in nature, and pursues photography and good ol' fashioned ink drawings. But her snow drawings are nestled rightfully at the top of her artist website, revealing what happens when a professional …

British charity defends management of Ebola centre after criticism

FREETOWN (Reuters) - British charity Save The Children on Monday defended its management of an Ebola treatment centre outside Freetown saying it had informed both the British government and Sierra Leone that it lacked frontline experience in running such facilities.<p>Sierra Leone’s government last …

Understanding The World - Infographics Atlas Book

The ultimate infographics book lands this December and it is nothing short of exceptional. Understanding the World is a large format atlas of the …

Gardening 101: Mistletoe

Mistletoe; <i>Viscum album:</i> The Endless Embrace<p>It hardly bears repeating that mistletoe reminds us of Christmas and kissing. But if we find ourselves …

Plants

This Is the World’s Smallest Folding Bike

The newest portable electric bike is so small it’s Impossible. No, really, that’s what it’s called. And it’s no wonder, because it folds down to be small enough to easily fit inside a backpack. That means you don’t have to worry about leaving it outside in the elements or even locking it up. You …

6 Trees Every Survivalist Should Know | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This guest post by Creek Stewart first appeared at willowhavenoutdoor.com</i>.<p>“Living in the open in this way, and making friends of the …

Can America's Desert Cities Adapt Before They Dry Out And Die?

By Thor Benson7 minute Read<p>Los Angeles traffic is worse than usual as hordes of parched citizens evacuate a concrete tomb that once supported …

Water

Nicole Kidman Decided To Marry Keith Urban After Less Than A Month Of Dating

Nicole Kidman knows what she wants. So after just one month of dating Keith Urban, she knew she wanted to marry him.<p>“I’m spontaneous. I jump in," Kidman told Elle in the cover story interview for the magazine's January 2015 issue, on newsstands Dec. 16. "I kind of like getting married and then …

Fish Smell Like the Coral They Eat—Disguise Is New to Science

Filefish use chemical camouflage to hide from predators, study reveals for first time.<p>Now this is one fish that would beat you in a game of hide-and-seek. New research shows coral-dwelling filefish camouflage themselves by not only looking, but also <i>smelling</i> like their prey.<p>Orange-spotted filefish</i> …

Mountain-sized asteroid is heading towards Earth, says scientist

A Russian scientist has discovered a huge asteroid '2014 UR116' passes Earth every three years<p>A mountain-sized asteroid which crosses paths with the Earth every three years has been discovered by a Russian scientist.<p>Vladimir Lipunov, a professor at Moscow State University, said the space rock, …

‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

100 Artists Reimagine Their Favorite Classic Album Covers

"Thirty Three & 1/3" is the name of George Harrison's seventh studio album, released in 1976. The series "33 1/3" is a famous collection of books dedicated to individual albums, published by Bloomsbury Publishing beginning in 2003. And "33 and a Third and a Third" is an exhibition, out this week in …

Photography Archives

August 8, 2018<p>Tips From a Professional Photographer: How to Create the Perfect Composition<p>Professional photographer Anton Gorlin is back with another comprehensive photography guide. This time, the skilled photographer takes us through the basics of photography composition and how it can be used …

Cute

Rare ‘black seadevil’ anglerfish caught on film in Monterey Bay

The deepest reaches of the ocean contain some of earth’s most incredible creatures. They’re also some of the most bizarre.<p>On Nov. 17, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Senior Scientist Bruce Robison and his team filmed an elusive “black seadevil” anglerfish 1,900 feet deep in the Monterey …

Katy Perry Slams 'Perverted & Disgusting' Australian Paparazzi, Posts Pictures Of 'Stalkers'

Stopping in Sydney, Australia during her Prismatic World Tour, Katy Perry tolerated about all of the "perverted & disgusting" paparazzi she could stand and decided to turn the camera back on them.<p>Posting a note on her Twitter, Perry explained how the paparazzi followed her around on the beach, …

Impressive 3D Street Art Created with Recycled Materials

Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo, aka Bordalo II, uses mixed media to create his own interpretations of the urban landscape and environment. He often composes his works using various found items that he merges together into beautiful forms. In that sense, his street art is unique because it …

Streetwear

25 Thanksgiving Jokes That Will Get You Through Dinner With Your Family

If returning to your hometown, having dinner with your extended family and eating yourself into a food coma aren't your bag, Thanksgiving can be a little uncomfortable. Luckily, these comedians know exactly how you feel.<p>We rounded up 25 of the best musings on Turkey Day so you can crack a smile …

As Street Art Turns to Public Art in Barcelona

<b>Spain's Second Largest City Hosts "Open Walls"</b><p>A popular city for street art in the early 2000s that attracted artists from across Europe and elsewhere to its intimate doorways and darkened small streets, Barcelona has become less inviting to illegal painting in recent years due to an organized …

Art

On the Red Couch with Ebola Photographer Kieran Kesner

<i>Earlier this year, photographer Kieran Kesner graduated from New York University when he got the break of a lifetime: The photo editor from The Wall</i> …

Thailand cracking down on coup protesters using 'Hunger Games' salute

Thailand's military-installed leaders are cracking down on protesters who have adopted "The Hunger Games" three-finger salute in defiance of totalitarian rule.<p>On Wednesday, police arrested five university students in the northeastern region of Khon Kaen after they flashed the symbol of rebellion …

Thailand

The top 10 words invented by writers

‘Authorisms’ – neologisms coined by authors which have entered the wider language – have been enriching English for centuries. From Shakespeare to Joseph Heller, <b>Paul Dickson</b> selects his favourites<p>I have long been interested in words but most specifically in the question of how a coinage makes it …

Blizzard Blankets Buffalo: In Pictures

Weather

Israeli-Palestinian violence in 2014 – timeline

<b>24 April</b> Nine months of US-mediated peace talks collapse.<p><b>15 May</b> Two Palestinian teenagers are killed in a West Bank clash with Israeli troops.<p><b>12 June</b> Three Israeli teenagers – Eyal Yifrach, 19, Gil-ad Sha’er, 16, and Naftali Frankel – are abducted and killed by Hamas operatives in the West Bank.<p><b>13</b> …

Blessed or Cursed? Child Prodigies Reveal All

Are child prodigies genuinely gifted? And, if they are, do they become even more gifted as time goes on? We track the fortunes of a clutch of child …

Passengers Arriving in the U.S. From Mali Will Now Be Screened for Ebola

From Monday, airports around the U.S. will begin to screen and monitor for Ebola passengers flying into the States from the West African country of …

Quarantined nurse: Christie's 'private prison'

Nurse Kaci Hickox is continuing to speak out against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, calling her Newark accommodations while under Ebola quarantine the governor’s “private prison.”<p>“I never had Ebola. I never had symptoms of Ebola. I tested negative for Ebola for the first night I stayed in New …

Ebola Patient Dies In Nebraska

He died shortly after 4 a.m. "as a result of the advanced symptoms of the disease," the hospital said. He is the second person to die of Ebola in the U.S.<p>Salia arrived in Nebraska on Saturday afternoon in an "extremely critical condition," which included kidney and respiratory failure.<p>"Dr. Salia …

Disease