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Harun Mehmedinović • Jan 17, 2015 at 12:56am UTC

8 times Prince George proved he was the future King Of The Gift Haul

Prince George received more presents than any other Royal in 2014...<p>Prince George received 706 presents from complete strangers in 2014. <i>As in seven</i> …

Breathtaking Frozen Bubbles Look Like Elegant Glass Ornaments

Each winter, when the temperature dips into the negatives, Washington-based photographer Angela Kelly takes advantage of the frigid weather and blows bubbles that freeze and form beautiful patches of ice crystals. The breathtaking results, which she photographs for her series <i>Life in a Bubble</i>, look …

Christmas Trees

Photo by Mark Henley @markhenleyphotos Winter rain by the lake, clipped trees bare of leaves on the quayside. #rain #water #puddle #reflection #umbella #trees #bare #winter #geneva #geneve #suisse #switzerland #paquis #lacleman #lakegeneva #silhouette #almostmonochrome #iphonephoto

Artist Virtually 'Paints' Ancient Drawings Onto Modern Homes Around The World

Muralists need a lot of things that aren't easy to come by: money, connections, and a wall for starters. Polish artist Maria Umievskaya realized she could approximate the reach of a public artist without any of these resources, using only the internet. Her virtual series juxtaposes clean modern …

Art

For 15 years, Pulitzer Prize-winning #photographer @VincentLaforet has been participating in #aerial photo missions around the world, and yet, he's never felt as vulnerable as he did on Nov. 8, 2014, harnessed into a helicopter 7,500-feet above #NewYorkCity. Click the link in our profile to see more of Laforet’s high-flying adventure. #NYC (Image: Vincent Laforet)

The view from top of Tribune Tower as heavy fog, attributed to thawing temperatures, moved into city in 1962. Tribune photographer Jack Mulcahy was setting up a long range camera when this picture was taken by another Trib photographer, Phil Mascione. The Wrigley building is in the center. #vintagechicago #tribunetower #wrigleybuilding #chicagoskyline #donttrythisathome

National Geographic Travel

Wedding Photographer Re-Imagines Disney Princesses as Stunning Indian Brides

Amrit Grewal, a Vancouver-based wedding photographer, re-imagines Disney princesses as Indian brides in this enchanting photo series. The high-budget photo shoot showcases nine iconic princesses in gorgeous portraits that draw on elements of Indian culture to re-create the looks. For example, …

Walt Disney Company

Two Towers In New York City Are Battling To Be The 'Tallest Apartment Building' In The World

This will also make the building 24 feet taller than the city's current tallest residential tower, 432 Park, which topped out at 1,396 feet last October.<p>Crain's found city records' documents that show the future tower's new height. The super-skinny skyscraper will now have a "crown" that will push …

Skyscrapers

If J.LO can handle the Golden Globes joke, you should too

There's always <i>some</i> controversy at a Hollywood award show and this year's Golden Globes' spotlight appears to have fallen on Jeremy Renner after he …

Golden Globes

Small Girl Problems: 20 Things You Only Know If You’re Under 5ft Tall

Vertically challenged, 'petite', compact, whatever you call it, being short has its moments, says Marie Claire's Acting Features Director Tracy …

Clothing

Teenage twins film themselves telling dad they are gay

Brothers Aaron and Austin Rhodes filmed themselves coming out during a phone call to their father. Their YouTube video has been viewed over four million times<p>Two teenage twins from Los Angeles have become <b>YouTube stars</b> after posting a video of themselves telling their father that they are …

Are India’s superhighway plans on the road to nowhere?

The $2bn fast road from Delhi to Agra remains empty, revealing how India’s motoring culture remains stuck in first gear<p>A few weeks ago, I decided to take my family from our home in Delhi to see the Taj Mahal, and asked Ajay, a Delhi chauffeur, which of the two routes he’d recommend – the old Grand …

India

365: One Animated Film, Shot One Second a Day, Over One Year

Back in September, we highlighted an animation that humorously imagined David Bowie and Brian Eno's collaboration on the song, “Warszawa,” which …

Why John Updike Loved Comics

By Jeet Heer January 14, 2015<p>Arts & Culture<p>“I can’t remember the moment when I fell in love with cartoons, I was so young,” John Updike once recalled in <i>Hogan’s Alley</i> magazine. “I still have a <i>Donald Duck</i> book, on oilclothy paper in big-print format, and remember a smaller, cardboard-covered book …

Literature

'Parks and Recreation': Inside the futuristic farewell season -- and final days on set

So this is what the end of Pawnee looks like. Hugs upon hugs, each longer than the last. Announcement after announcement that another actor—Henry …

See 50 Years of David Bowie's Hairstyles in 5 Seconds

Baseball<p>We're as surprised as you are that mirrored shades and embroidered mocknecks are cool again.<p>By Megan Gustashaw2 days agoView More<p>Editors' …

Pictures of the Week 1.15.15

6 ways to up your hot chocolate game

slurp it up, baby. slurp it up.<p>Some people's January pasttimes include taking a barre class, or knitting, or creating some kickass ceramics. Mine, on the other hand, primarily consist of binge watching Netflix shows, reading a few book club picks, and sipping (read: chugging) hot chocolate. …

The Real Knockouts of Women’s Boxing

Even the sport’s reigning champions have trouble making a living without turning themselves into sex symbols.<p>It’s a singular experience, being served blueberry pancakes by a national champion. But for pro boxing middleweight Tori Nelson, ranked #1 in the U.S. and #2 in the world, my order was just …

Boxing

By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear

<i>Fear is one of the strongest and most basic of human emotions, and it's the focus of Fearless, the second episode of</i> Invisibilia<i>, NPR's new show on the invisible forces that shape human behavior.</i><p><i>This segment of the show explores how a man decided to conquer his fear of rejection by getting rejected</i> …

Russian Military

These Travel Instagram Accounts Will Inspire Extreme Wanderlust

Toronto native Tom Ryaboi—better known by his Instagram handle @roof_topper—has “been on more roofs than Santa Claus,” shooting gorgeous, …

U.S. Air Force

These Movies That Will Remind You What It Truly Means To Be Cold

The Weeknd can't feel his face. You can't feel your face, your toes, or your fingers, and you're fairly certain that your ears now resemble two …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Baseball<p>We're as surprised as you are that mirrored shades and embroidered mocknecks are cool again.<p>By Megan Gustashaw2 days agoView More<p>Editors' …

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Photography

Robin van Persie's Manchester United career is in decline, right? Wrong - his recent scoring rate is better than ever

Statistics show the notion that Robin van Persie has struggled for form at Old Trafford since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson is simply not accurate<p>On the face of it, <b>Robin van Persie</b>'s <b>Manchester United</b> career could be defined by Sven-Goran Eriksson’s legendary summation of another uninspiring …

Soccer

Andy Murray's old-school ways paying off at the Paris Masters

British No 1 beats Julien Benneteau in 71 minutes in Paris as his winning streak continues to help him find form and fitness in bid to reach ATP Tour Finals<p>This has been a year of stresses and strains in <b>Andy Murray</b>’s camp. And yet, as we move into the final weeks of the season, a sense of calm has …