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Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

20-Year-Old Inventor Designs the World's First Ocean-Cleaning System

Boyan Slat is a 20-year-old inventor who is planning to significantly help the environment with an ingenious device. Instead of traveling around the globe to collect the 8 million tons of plastic debris that is dumped into the ocean every year, Slat has come up with an idea that will allow the …

Pollution

Adorable Predators Vs. Their Prey

Cute and disturbing cartoons define Chicago artist Alex Solis’ style. Known as alexmdc online, he’s been drawing his whole life but won internet …

Artist Christoph Niemann Transforms Everyday Items into Whimsical Sketches

Christoph Niemann incorporates everyday items into clever sketches that offer a dizzying sense of depth and whimsical perspective. The New York native can take an avocado and make it look like a catcher's mitt; he can transform a comb into a fancy Rolls Royce; he can even turn a poppy-seed bagel …

Christoph Niemann

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Lists 8 (Free) Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read

A Reddit.com user posed the question to Neil deGrasse Tyson: "Which books should be read by every single intelligent person on the planet?"<p>Below, you …

25 Handy Words That Simply Don’t Exist In English

Approximately 375 million people speak English as their first language, in fact it's the 3rd most commonly spoken language in the world (after …

19 Before And After Photos Of Butterfly And Moth Transformations

The animal kingdom is full of beautiful and mysterious processes, but there are few that are more captivating and wonderful than the metamorphoses …

Take A Horrifying Journey To Meet Japan’s Most Human-Looking Robots

Venture deep into the uncanny valley with a photographer who only shoots disturbingly anthropomorphic machines.<p>When photographer Luisa Whitton traveled to Japan in 2010, she planned a trip to visit the nation’s top roboticists and their increasingly life-like creations. As she interviewed …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

7 Of History's Biggest Psychos

From bathing in girls' blood to conjoining living people, these eight individuals are some of the most infamous psychopaths in world history.<p>Everyone …

10 Uncanny Flowers That Look Like Something Else

Everyone loves to receive flowers. Unless they’re for no reason, then we’re immediately suspicious... but generally they are a winner.<p>Flowers evolved …

21 Rare & Remarkable Photos That Will Open Your Eyes

In a world where PR minions, Photoshop experts, brand managers & spin doctors control virtually all aspects of a celebrity's life - it's easy to miss …

30 Historical Photographs That Will Shock & Amaze You

<i>Those who don't know history are destined to repeat it - Edmund Burke</i><p>In an era where every product is disposable, where the news cycle operates in 30 …

James Baldwin, "Nothing Personal"

<b>"Nothing Personal"</b><p>by James Baldwin<p>"If a society permits one portion of its citizenry to be menaced or destroyed, then, very soon, no one in that …

Alice in Wonderland Illustrations by Aldous Massie

Magical Alice in Wonderland Illustrations.<p>Aldous Massie got an early publication on WE AND THE COLOR with his “The Tick of Approval” illustration …

Alice In Wonderland

This Pianist With No Hands Is An Inspiration To Us All

Whatever insurmountable obstacles you might face, this video is proof you can achieve anything you truly set your mind to.<p>Originally posted back on …

15 Horrifying Facts About Processed Meat

Jason de Caires Taylor's Gorgeous Underwater Art (Photos)

Artist Jason de Caires Taylor has chosen an unconventional location for his giant sculptural creations: the ocean.<p>Jason de Caires Taylor

12 of the Most Over-the-Top Flower Arrangements We've Seen This Week

These arrangements from Preston Bailey's Designing with Flowers book are incredible and perfect for any fantasy wedding.<p><b>1. Life-size floral elephant.</b><p><b>2.</b> <b>All white everything.</b><p><b>3. Gigantic peach, purple, and pink centerpieces.</b><p><b>4. An orchid canopy.</b><p><b>5.</b> <b>White roses dripping with crystals.</b><p><b>6.</b> <b>An entire</b> …

An Introvert’s 3 Step Guide to Public Speaking | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Being an introvert and speaking in public – sounds like a match made in hell perhaps?<p>Many of us may associate introversion with shyness, a lack of …

Public Speaking

“A Military Plot to Take Over America: Fifty Years Later, Was the Mission Accomplished?”

<b>“A Military Plot to Take Over America:</b><p><b>Fifty Years Later, Was the Mission Accomplished?”</b><p>By John W. Whitehead<p>“I’m suggesting Mr. President, there’s a …

"The Decline of Critical Thinking"

<b>"The Decline of Critical Thinking"</b><p>by Lawrence Davidson<p>"In 2008 Rick Shenkman, the Editor-in-Chief of the History News Network, published a book …

“Fukushima Equals 6,000 Hiroshima Bombs Today, More Tomorrow; There is No Place On Earth to Escape the Rad”

<b>“Fukushima Equals 6,000 Hiroshima Bombs Today, More Tomorrow;</b><p><b>There is No Place On Earth to Escape the Rad”</b><p>by Bob Nichols, “Veterans Today”<p>“My opinion …

The 2013 Winners Of The Nature Conservancy’s Annual Photo Contest

Over the past seven years, the Nature Conservancy has received over 100,000 incredible photos of the world’s natural marvels in its annual digital …