Alberto Castro

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18 Spider-Killing Spiders Discovered—And They Look Like Pelicans

Weird & Wild<p>The brutally effective assassins live in the rain forests of Madagascar, a new study says.<p>There's a spider killer on the loose in the rain forests of Madagascar.<p>It’s quiet as an owl, quick as a cobra, small as a grain of rice, and when it strikes, it impales its victims on one of its …

Spiders

Galletas de miel, cacao y especias navideñas. Receta de Navidad

¿Qué ocurre cuando te regalan un kilo de miel artesana y las redes te inundan con recetas de galletas especiadas? En mi caso está claro: toca …

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29

A lot happens in those 10 years.<p>It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on …

Download 200+ Belle Époque Art Posters: An Archive of Masterpieces from the “Golden Age of the Poster” (1880-1918)

Europe at the end of the nineteenth century and beginning of the twentieth: what a time and place to be alive. Or rather, what a time and place to be …

We may have cracked the mystery of Stonehenge

The more archaeologists study Stonehenge, the more mysteries unfold. But a coherent story is beginning to emerge.<p>Stonehenge is one the UK’s most visited tourist attractions – and one of the world’s most enigmatic ancient monuments. People come from all over the world to stare at the iconic stone …

Híbridos del cambio climático

El calentamiento global está juntando a especies que se separaron hace millones de años<p>Lo que están haciendo los dos sapos de la fotografía no es …

A year in the wild: readers share their favourite wildlife photos from 2016

We’ve asked readers to share their photos of wildlife they have discovered every month this year. Here is a selection of the best of them<p>Readers have been sharing a wonderful array of wildlife photographs every month throughout the year. And with 2016 drawing to a close, we thought it would be nice …

Tutankhamun: who’s afraid of the pharaoh’s curse?

Joyce Tyldesley examines Howard Carter’s discovery of Tutankhamun – and gets to the bottom of those curse stories.<p><i>This article was first published in</i> …

Ancient History

Art Nouveau - History and Legacy

June 23, 2016<p>Deeply invested in modern and contemporary art, the Widewalls magazine aims at providing a unique experience for its readers in the form …

Cómo buscar en YouTube sin tener que detener el vídeo actual

Un truco simple pero poderoso.<p>Una de las cosas más molestas de ver vídeos en <b>YouTube</b> sucede cuando queremos añadir más contenido a nuestra lista de …

"Mushroom Ninja" Explores the Beautiful World of Exotic Fungi on His Hikes

The world is full of natural treasures, which Ryan Grastorf found out firsthand only about a year and a half ago. “As an effort to reduce stress in life, I just started hiking more,” he told Instagram Blog. “I found a mushroom, a very cool looking mushroom, and the rest is kind of history.”<p>Now, the …

Fungi

Pareidolia: Un entretenimiento gráfico interesante

Para muchos, esta colina rocosa es solo eso, una colina, pero para otros observadores, el conjunto de ángulos sin sentido adquiere un aspecto que …

15 fotos de fenómenos naturales que quitan el aliento

A la naturaleza le encanta mostrar sus poderes y es impresionante cuando lo hace. Nos recuerda una y otra vez que somos en realidad seres muy …

Las ilustraciones con sabor a cartel clásico de Mads Berg

<b>La obra del ilustrador danés Mads Berg se caracteriza por tener un estilo en el que la estética más actual se funde con la de los carteles</b> …

Artist Illustrates Untranslatable Love Words from Around the World

Illustrator Emma Block and jewelry designer Vashi have collaborated to visually display the language of love. There are 6,500 languages in the world, some of which have less than 1,000 people who speak them, and not every expression in one language has an equivalent word in another language. In …

Charming Illustrations Highlight True Love in All of Life’s Little Moments

True love doesn't always consist of grand, cinematic gestures. In fact, it's often the little things that mean the most when you're in a long-term relationship. Spending a lazy morning together, helping each other get through a bad day, and even assembling furniture side-by-side can end up …

Solved! How Ancient Egyptians Moved Massive Pyramid Stones

The ancient Egyptians who built the pyramids may have been able to move massive stone blocks across the desert by wetting the sand in front of a …

These Clever Illustrated Optical Illusions Will Make You Do A Double Take

<b>Based in</b> Malaysia, T-shirt designer Chow Hon Lam—whom we last featured for his witty illustrations of pop culture characters' everyday life …

A Warm Afternoon in Hobbiton at the Water Mill

Algunos sencillos trucos para Windows que tal vez no conozcas

Windows esconde muchos secretos interesantes que lo hacen más útil y divertido de lo que parece a simple vista. Si quieres aprender algunas cosas …

5 Spots With The Clearest Waters In The World

Wouldn't it be nice if you could actually SEE what's beneath you? Well, you're in luck, because each of these 10 places has water that's so clear, it's pretty much equivalent to swimming inside a Poland Spring bottle. Or a Fiji bottle, if you're super fancy.<p>By: Gianni Jaccoma<p>How many times have you …

Poland Spring

Why do I do what I do? by Ricardo Gonzalez

Incredible Body Painting Turns Torsos into Mind-Bending Optical Illusions

Amazingly, these mind-bending optical illusions aren't made with the help of projections or Photoshop. Artist Natalie Fletcher painted them directly on human skin! The Oregon-based body painter created this impressive series completely freehanded with an airbrush. She calls it <i>Just an Illusion</i>, and …

Un paseo por las portadas vintage de la revista Vogue

Lleva desde 1892 en la calle y con el paso de los años se ha convertido en la biblia del mundo fashion. Acertaste. La revista Vogue ha creado …

NASA Promotes Newly Discovered Planets with Retro Travel Posters

In the spirit of lighthearted PR, NASA has rolled out three retro designs reminiscent of vintage travel posters advertising newly discovered planets. The planetary promotional material illustrates bona fide new planets in art deco style with flat images, classic fonts and a throwback color …