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24 Endearing Photos of Animals Sleeping

From a chameleon perched delicately on a leaf to a baby monkey tucked in its mother’s embrace, see these animals enjoying their slumber.<p>Though some animals have elevated the powernap to an artform (think giraffes, dolphins, and bullfrogs), most creatures spend hours at a time oblivious to their …

Travel Photography

Here's What Fruits And Vegetables Looked Like Before We Domesticated Them

The original genetic modification.<p>Next time you bite into a slice of watermelon or a cob of corn, consider this: these familiar fruits and veggies …

Forestry

How to Protect Yourself From Ransomware

Security pros recommend opting for recent operating systems, paying attention to software patches, and backing up your files<p>The past few days have alerted the wider world to the dangers of ransomware, and it has been an ugly awakening for victims including doctors at the U.K.’s National Health …

NHS

How an orphaned kangaroo goes to bed

It's here: a website that uses an algorithm to match you with the perfect dog for your personality

PawsLikeMe might know you better than you know yourself.<p><b>Because PawsLikeMe knows about your dreams.</b><p>Your DOG dreams, that is.<p>How? A dog-human …

Pets

This puppy’s sneeze will absolutely wreck you

I know what you’re thinking: That you’ve seen a million animal sneeze videos. That you don’t need to watch this one because you already know how it …

Australian zookeepers take overweight wombats for walks

Queensland’s Rockhampton Zoo take their wombats on walks like a dog which they said the animals were "loving"<p>Keepers at Queensland’s Rockhampton Zoo are amazed by how quickly their wombats have adapted to a new exercise regime which involves walking them like dogs.<p>The programme started as a way for …

Dogs and humans: Research finds chemistry and gaze deepen the bond

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

Pets

TransLook: An Innovative Transparent Display Case That Combines Digital Art and Interactive Information

From smart watches to phones to TVs, advanced interactive technology is occupying more and more of our daily lives. Emotive Digital–a startup based in San Jose, California and Seoul, South Korea–aims to develop that technology one step further with TransLook, a highly innovative transparent display …

Customers

Artist Adam S. Doyle Utilizes Simplified Brushstrokes to Organically Conjure Animals to the Blank Page | Colossal

<p>Adam S. Doyle (previously) creates sweeping monochromatic animals, painting creatures that jump, fly, and swim from his simplified brushstrokes. …

Art

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Decorating Hacks You Can Complete In An Hour

Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your space.<p>Feeling crafty but don't want to spend the whole weekend tethered to a hot glue gun? These wildly easy D.I.Y.s will make a major impact on your …

A Modern-Day Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

The Parkroyal Hotel on Pickering is a contemporary interpretation of Babylonian hanging gardens, via Southeast Asia.<p>Singapore prides itself on its green-minded policies. With a well-connected public transportation network, robust water collection and treatment infrastructure, and a promise to …

Instant Ombre for Your Walls

Add wallpaper to the latest trend of all-things-ombre. What initially looks like a cleverly painted ombre wall turns out to be wallpaper. Made by …

An English Gardener’s Diary: I Do Love My Rowan

Oh, the misty, balmy gorgeousness of early autumn. Or the fall, depending on which side of the Atlantic you are reading from. Is there anything more …

A Bucolic Shepherd’s Hut in France

A rustic shepherd’s hut, once used to make cheese, has been restored into a simple, bucolic mountain retreat.<p>In 2004, Austrian Frederick Pfeffer …

The Mind-Bending Science Of James Turrell's Art

Turrell, whose solo exhibit at the Guggenheim closes Wednesday, doesn't just play with the way our eyes work; he exploits how our mind processes images to reveal that at a fundamental level, everything we see is an illusion.<p>This has been the summer of James Turrell. In and out of the art world, …

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