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Artist Erica Wexler paints surreal creations featuring subjects who have a distinctly dreamy disposition. “As an artist, I try to develop paintings that speak to me and to others, through colors and compositions, about the beauty and strength that exists in humans and in nature, specifically …Digital Art
Storm chaser Mike Hollingshead took these images of dangerous severe weather storms in Nebraska. Amazingly, Hollingshead created the GIFs from single photos (not time-lapses or videos) using Photoshop.
Scientists working in Kenya have unearthed the oldest known stone tools, simple cutting and pounding implements crafted by ancient members of the human lineage 3.3 million years ago.<p>At about 700,000 years older than the other stone tools excavated to date, the discovery hints that anthropologists …
Every “journey home” begins at home. The search to learn more about your ancestors—who they were, where they came from, what happened to them, and why—starts in conversations with relatives, in the attic or basement rifling through old photos and documents, at the local library or archives …
With more than 30 years of experience as a cave explorer and guide under his belt, Australian photographer John Spies is an expert at navigating the incredible formations and winding passages of underground sites never before seen by man. Camera in hand, the adventurer has journeyed into the depths …Vietnam
A single pair spans five sizes and is meant to last for five years—making it a game-changer for children in developing nations<p>One of my pet peeves is …Shoes
Did you know that a single unknown photographer helped change the course of history for Yosemite with his photos back in 1861? The video above tells …National Parks
Photo by @shonephoto (Robbie Shone) taken on a smartphone - Below the surface of the ice and in a contact cave on the Gorner glacier in Switzerland, the second largest glacial system in the Alps, scalloped icy-blue walls glisten inside a moulin. Sadly, over recent years I've noticed this ice mass shrink in size.
As Easter and Passover converge this week, we are reminded that eggs possess religious symbolism and significance. They're also spectacular grilled or smoked.<p>"Eggs are meant for smoking," observes Rene Redzepi. Yes, <i>that</i> Redzepi--chef-owner of Denmark's celebrated Noma--named World's Best Restaurant …BBQ
Yesterday was my wedding day.<p>It wasn’t a very big wedding. We’d actually been planning to get married in August, but after we found out I was …Time I
If you’re out shooting on a sunny day and suddenly find that you need to start a fire, your lens may be able to do the trick. The video above shows …Carl Zeiss
<i>Marijuana, ganja, hooch, grass, weed, whatever you call the green stuff you can now purchase it without the threat of handcuffs in Colorado.</i><p>Ok, I admit I'm a little late to the party (but I am over 21), the first retail cannabis stores opened in Colorado on January 1 in 2014 but a recent trip to …Cannabis
Thanks to its shoe-style, zipper-free design, this new Backcountry Bed Duo from Sierra Designs packs bed-level comfort for two into a bag that's …
By In5D on February 2, 2015 in Extraterrestrials<p>Aliens really do exist!<p>That’s the amazing news that space boffins at NASA have confirmed this …
Sperm, bacteria, tongues, and more—the human body gets a closer look in these beautiful images.<p>Courtesy Sterling Publishing Co.
You want to wear hiking boots to go hiking, right? That may be conventional outdoors wisdom, but often, it's not the right answer. Let's examine the …
As travelers, we're always looking for places to unplug, unwind and totally disconnect from the hectic world we live in. Away from human buzz, we're able to get in touch with ourselves while truly getting away.<p>So apparently, <b>we should head to this single square inch of land in Olympic National Park</b> …National Parks
Stefaney Giordano and her husband Tony are dedicated Star Wars fans, so they decided to turn Stefaney's perfectly round baby bump into an adorable art project before she gave birth. Artist Nick Wolfe visited the couple's kitchen to transform Stefaney's belly into a painted version of R2-D2. He …Cute
Since 2009, German street artist 1010 has been creating these mysterious, portal-like street art illusions on walls around the world. While at first glance it looks like he's layering colored paper, upon closer inspection you realize that you're actually looking at paint on a wall. It's a different …Art
An asteroid five football fields wide will make a near-Earth flyby on Monday, and you may be able to see it at the witching hour with a pair of strong binoculars.<p>Late Monday -- particularly at midnight -- will be prime time for trying to catch a glimpse of asteroid 2004 BL86, said the<p>Jet Propulsion …
You might not understand how truly useful and indispensable a Leatherman, or any multitool for that matter, is unless you've carried one for a while. Obviously, Leatherman President Ben Rivera is quite fond of his, but it caused a bit of a problem when he tried to pass through the gates at …