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The Fermi Paradox: Where the Hell Are the Other Earths?

Everyone feels something when they're in a really good starry place a really good starry place on a really good starry night and they look up and see …

Days of Night/Nights of Day - Photographs and text by Elena Chernyshova | LensCulture

“Days of Night/Nights of Day” is about the daily life of the inhabitants of Norilsk. Norilsk is a mining city, with a population of more than 170,000. It is the northernmost city (100,000+ people) in the world. The average temperature is -10° C and reaches lows of -55° C in the winter. For two …

Photographer Takes Stunning Surreal Photos With An Old $50 Film Camera

Oleg Oprisco is a brilliantly talented photographer from Lviv, Ukraine, who creates stunning surreal images of elegant women in fairy-tale or …

22 Reasons Why Parents Shouldn’t Text

We’ve had quite a few posts on Bored Panda about hilarious mistakes that kids can make when they communicate with adults. But the opposite is also …

Communicate

Duncan Groove Kendama Two Pack Featuring Kendama Ball & String Toys Combined With a Yo-Yo

In a remastered clip from the iconic film The Song Remains the Same, the members of Led Zeppelin perform a jaw-dropping version of “Dazed and …

First Kiss: 20 Complete Strangers Asked To Kiss Each Other (VIDEO)

This saucy and heartwarming video, uploaded to Youtube by Tatia Pilieva, brings together what she says are complete strangers for nothing less than …

China's Pollution Is Making Japanese Air All Crappy

Osaka issued its first pm2.5 warning today. But it wasn't the only place in Japan to do so.<p>Japan's neighbor China is covered with pollution. It's a …

Japan

22 Adorable Before And After Pictures Of Animals Growing Up

Pets and people share a very special bond when they grow up together, which is why we’ve compiled a list of pictures of people and their pets growing …

Pets

Rare Historical Photos Show 1910s Imperial Russia In Glorious Color

Given how many historical photos are video are shot in black and white, many of us can forget that the past was also in full color – we just don’t …

India’s Holy Men In Powerful Portraits By New York-Based Photographer Joey L

Our technologically-obsessed society often finds it hard to grasp the reasons behind asceticism: for what reason should one forsake all of one’s …

India

Adorable Pictures of Adopted Shelter Animals And Their Rescuers Across The USA

For the last year, photographer Theron Humphrey has been traveling the United states capturing the stories of people who have accepted rescued pets …

This camera stabilizer seems to defy the laws of physics

Though it may look fake and unreal and impossible and not allowed on Earth, the camera stabilizer in the video is completely real. You can't make it …

This Is What Happens When You Blow Soap Bubbles at -9°C (15,8°F)

When the weather forecast announced about the unexpected cold from -9°C to -12°C last week, Washington-based photographer Angela Kelly decided to …

Weather

Couple Celebrates Their 61st Anniversary With “Up” Inspired Photoshoot

Nina and Gramps have been married for 61 years, however, all they’ve got from their wedding day is a single photograph. On one of the most important …

Cute

Henry Miller on the Mystery of the Universe and the Meaning of Life

More than merely one of the most memorable, prolific, and disciplined authors of the twentieth century, <b>Henry Miller</b> (December 26, 1891–June 7, 1980) was also a champion of the wisdom of the heart, a poignant oracle of writing, a modern philosopher. But hardly anywhere does Miller’s spirit shine …

Simpsons Animator Liz Climo Creates Incredibly Cute Animal Comics on Tumblr

Elizabeth Climo, or simply Liz Climo, is a talented young animator currently working with the everlasting <i>The Simpsons</i> TV-show<i>.</i> When her day job ends, …

Cute

The best psychology and philosophy books of the year – how to think like Sherlock Holmes, make better mistakes, master the pace of productivity, find fulfilling work, stay sane, and more. See all 13 here: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/12/02/best-psychology-philosophy-books-2013/

Fat Flag: Models Body-Painted With Flags Eating Their National Foods

What first comes to mind when you see an American flag? Freedom, the Statue of Liberty, or maybe a big juicy burger? This last association was been …

Cancer Patients’ Priceless Reactions To Extreme Makeovers Allow Them to Forget Their Illness For A Second

The 20 courageous cancer patients who sat down to have makeover portraits had no idea what they were in for. In truth, the aim of the “If Only For a …

Cancer

The Hour Is Darkest

What’s Your Yoga Mat’s Name?

Right, so maybe we’ve already figured out our yogi names, but what about your trusty mat? It’ been with you through thick and thin, the ups and …

Young Photographer Highlights The Every-Day Racism That Many Of Us Don’t See

Today’s fight against racism is not as much a large-scale fight against overt and symbolic foes like Nazis or the KKK as it is an every-day fight …

Equality

This photo of the monster storm over Denmark is not real—but it's cool

It's being widely circulated in Twitter and Facebook right now but this photo of some biblical wrath of God storm about to hit Denmark—purportedly to …

This Sleek Nativity Set Brings Good Design to the Christmas Story

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year, but it needn't be chintzy. This sleek nativity set, for instance, brings some simple good design to the …

Nativity

How to choose the right tripod for your kind of photography

Wondering <b>how to choose right tripod</b> from vast collection available in the market. Given many choices about choosing a tripod, the major factors for …

Gorgeous Digital Clocks Make You Rethink Time

Author: Liz Stinson. Liz Stinson Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.05.13.<p>Time of Publication: 1:30 pm. 1:30 pm<p>You can pull, push or twist the key, which …

These Are Some of the Year's Best Images of Earth From Space

I never get tired of looking at satellite imagery. There's always something new, amazing and surprising to see. This year, Digital Globe captured a …

15 Of The Most Majestic Caves In The World

These stunning caves aren’t part of some fairy-tale world or horror movie – they can be found in some of the world’s most remote places in Asia, …

Etymology

A Visual Timeline of the Future Based on Famous Fiction

The past has a long history of imagining the future, and humanity has an equally long history of mapping time. Several months ago, I shared a link to a timeline of future events as predicted by famous novels. Italian information visualization designer Giorgia Lupi saw it on Twitter and was inspired …

Life in Five Seconds: Minimalist Pictogram Summaries of Pop Culture and Historical Events

While reductionism in science might be a terrible idea, graphic reductionism in pop culture can be a source of endless delight. In 2011, Milan-based creative agency H-57 brought us an entertaining series of minimalist pictogram flowcharts depicting famous lives, from Darth Vader to Jesus. This …