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17 Hybrid Desserts That Will Blow Your Mind

Dominique Ansel has blessed us with the Cronut, a croissant-doughnut crossbreed. If such a wonderful thing exists, what other hybrid pastry possibilities are there?

28 Incredible Things You Never Knew About How The 'Harry Potter' Movies Were Made

The studios are massive and reveal how the movies were made using the most incredible special effects in the film industry.<p>Over the course of filming, five warehouses full of props were used. There was an Animal Department, a Creatures Department, a Visual and Special Effects Department, and more, …

Jamestown Colonists Resorted to Cannibalism

A gruesome discovery in a trash deposit at Jamestown points to cannibalism.<p><b>Archaeologists have discovered the first physical evidence of cannibalism by desperate English colonists driven by hunger during the Starving Time of 1609-1610 at Jamestown, Virginia (map)—the first permanent English</b> …

18 Brilliant Photo Manipulations by Erik Johansson

We first wrote about Erik Johansson, a Swedish photographer and retoucher, 4 years ago, when he was still a computer engineering student. Even back …

13 Unexpected Aquarium Design Ideas

Aquariums are wonderful decorations not just for homes but also for offices and various other types of spaces. But aquariums are no longer just …

A small group of Russian photographers illegally climbed the pyramids in Egypt last week. Here is their view of the Giza pyramid complex from the top of one of the pyramids. Photo via Gawker: http://gaw.kr/14syOOD

Mammoth Tusk Hunter, Siberia

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A year and a half ago, three Danish powerhouse designers—Lars Holme Larsen of Kilo Design, Bjarke Ingels of BIG, and Jens Martin...<p>There was once a steel-decked river barge, decommissioned and idle in Morgan City, Louisiana.<p>Perched on picturesque Echo Mountain in Phoenix, this Wendell …

Swirling Animal Illustrations Blend Reality With Abstraction

Ben Geiger dabbles in everything from design to photography to sculpture to create a world of his own imagination. In this series entitled <i>Abstract Animals</i>, the artist developed illustrations that blur the lines between realistic portrayals and his own inventive depictions of the creatures. The …

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The Most Beautiful Cherry Blossoms Around the World

One of the best known symbols of spring in Japan are the magnificent pink Japanese cherry trees, also called sakura. Starting in mid-March, the …

Fashion Zoo Animals

Barcelona-based graphic artist Yago Partal offers photo manipulations featuring various animals in different outfits, dress from the most stylish …

28 Incredibly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Actually Exist

I want to go to there.

Dreamy Photography by Weerapong Chaipuck

I've been making plans for a big trip through some nice places around the world, and it's always great to see some pictures to inspire me to go to …