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'When People Can See Time': Photographer Captures Day, Night In One Image

Of all of the arts, photography may be the discipline most accustomed to the nudge of technology, and photographer and artist Stephen Wilkes fully embraces the challenge. His latest project, "Day to Night," takes on the idea of showcasing, in one composite still image, the transformation of a place …

Scientists have discovered a mysterious boiling river in the Amazon rainforest

According to legend, Spanish conquistadors foolishly ventured into the rainforest in search of gold, and the few men that returned told stories of poisoned water, man-eating snakes, and a river that boiled from below.<p>For Peruvian geoscientist, Andrés Ruzo, the myth had fascinated him since …

Hot Springs

100-Year-Old Hand-Colored Postcards Offer a Fascinating Glimpse of Pre-War Japan

Postcards can offer a fascinating glimpse into eras that have long since passed. The Digital Collections of the New York Public Library (NYPL) has released a selection of postcards from Japan in the early 20th century. Comprising hand-colored photographs, these landscape snapshots represent the …

Stunning Cloud Formation Appears Above Portugal, People Call It “The Hand Of God”

On Monday, the Portuguese were stunned by a terrifying cloud over the island of Madeira. The bright orange formation looked as if it was a burning …

20 stunning images that nature worked hard to achieve

Nature and man are the best artists, and when they work together, the result is always a masterpiece. Though these photos are unedited, each of them …

Nature

Artists Share “Before and After” Evolution of Their Drawing Skills with Years of Practice

Drawing, like all things, requires dedicated practice to master the craft and create amazing works that wow a wide audience. Although many people dabble in art when they're younger, few people choose to hone their skills into their teens and adulthood. Those that do work on improving themselves …

Drawing

Archaeologist: King Tut's wet nurse was his sister

Some 300 miles south of Cairo sits the Valley of the Kings, the location where Tutankhamen was laid to rest. But just 13 miles south of Egypt's capital is the necropolis of Saqqara, where officials, courtiers, and, apparently, King Tut's wet nurse, Maia, were buried.<p>Her tomb was found in 1996 by …

Sunken treasures from ancient Egypt heading to British Museum

Blockbuster exhibition to feature objects from two lost cities at mouth of the Nile uncovered by underwater archaeologists<p>More than 200 spectacular ancient Egyptian treasures buried beneath the Mediterranean seabed for more than 1,000 years are to travel to the British Museum for a blockbuster …

Animal pictures of the week: 20 November 2015 - Telegraph

Ancient board game found in looted China tomb

Pieces from a mysterious board game that hasn't been played for 1,500 years were discovered in a heavily looted 2,300-year-old tomb near Qingzhou City in China.<p>There, archaeologists found a 14-face die made of animal tooth, 21 rectangular game pieces with numbers painted on them and a broken tile …

10 Stunningly Beautiful Abandoned Buildings in America

<i>By Nick Mafi for Architectural Digest.</i><p><i>(photos: Eric Holubow)</i><p>Photographers who capture images of abandoned sites are often referred to as urban explorers, and through their lenses, we are able to witness how at one time, certain communities and industries thrived before falling into collapse. …

Abandoned Buildings

Into the blue: Daring scuba diver captures incredible pictures of an Ancient Mayan sinkhole deep in the Mexican jungle

A daring photographer has plunged the depths to capture these stunning pictures of an ancient Mayan sinkhole.<p>The 400ft pit in the state of Quintana …

Mexico

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Animal pictures of the week: 9 October 2015 - Telegraph

Ornithology

Dare you cross China's new glass-bottomed suspension bridge?

Known as the ‘brave men’s bridge’, the dizzying transparent walkway sits 180 metres above a valley in the Shiniuzhai National Geological Park in China’s Hunan province.<p>Stretched 300 metres between two canyons, the bridge, which was frightening enough to cross when it was made of wood, was partly …

17 Out-of-Place Artifacts Said to Suggest High-Tech Prehistoric Civilizations Existed

According to the conventional view of history, humans have only walked the Earth in our present form for some 200,000 years. Advanced civilizations …

12 Stunning Never-Released Images From Disney’s Animation Studio

Didier Ghez's They Drew As They Pleased: The Hidden Art of Disney's Golden Age gathers rare and previously unseen images from four of Disney's trailblazing artists in the studio's formative years.

Man Quits Job to Go on Hiking Adventures with His Husky by His Side

After quitting his regular job in favour of personal business plans, Henrik Vikse has allotted himself the flexibility to pursue his passions and now spends his days trekking through the hills of Norway with his equally adventurous husky, Akiak. Together, they are living the dream.<p>Documenting their …

Hiking

17 Mood-Makeup Picks That Actually Work

One of the biggest dilemmas of trying on new makeup products is when you buy the wrong shade for your face or lips. Whether you're a newbie to the beauty world or a pro, we are all prone to certain makeup mishaps. But before you give up on finding the perfect shade of blush, CC cream, or lipstick, …

Makeup

Here's the unexpected life lesson I learned from being a New York City dog walker

Taxi drivers hollering at one another, the skateboarders scraping the pavement. Homeless people who've set up encampments. Nannies pushing babies in high-end strollers. And dog walkers.<p>We've all seen these intrepid souls negotiating a tangle of leashes and tails and whipping out plastic bags to …

13 Cats Who Are More Adventurous Than You

Whoever said you can't take your cat hiking was sourly mistaken!

Biker Saves Badly Burned Kitten, Continues Cross-Country Trip With Him

32-year-old biker and sheetmetal worker Pat Doody recently rescued a kitten while riding cross country from Nevada to New Jersey. The South Jersey …

A photographer traveled to 70 countries and took these incredible photos from his journey around the world

He started touring internationally as a semi-professional tennis player before becoming an investment banker and traveling for business trips.<p>Over the years, he has captured breathtaking photos that include everything from hunting with Africa's oldest tribe to chasing the Northern Lights in Iceland.<p>…

This new app lets you control your Android phone from your computer

If you’ve ever gotten tired of picking up your Android phone while you’re sitting in front of your computer, well, you’re not the only one. A new Chrome app allows you to use your Android phone right from any computer that can run Chrome. It works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebooks.<p>The new Vysor …

Apps

26 beautiful photos you won't believe were taken in Pakistan

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Photographer Ellie Davies plunges 'Into the Woods,' her eyes on the 'Stars'

Growing up in England, fine art photographer Ellie Davies spent afternoons frolicking in the forest with her twin sister, Rebecca — they played hide-and-seek, got blissfully lost in the dimness, cycled and foraged for wild mushrooms and exotic plants.<p>That magical landscape is now both Davies' …

Plants

Go inside the abandoned Chinese village that nature is taking back one house at a time

Now only a handful of them remain.<p>Houtouwan clings to the lush green coastline of a tiny island in the Zhousan archipelago at the mouth of the Yangtze River in China. Half a century ago, it was a busy regional center and a port of call to a sizable fishing fleet.<p>But as was the case with so many …

China

Envisioning Disney Guys in “Real Life” Created by Jirka Väätäinen. If you like this series, then check out Jirka’s Envisioning Disney Girls in Real Life here.

Created by Jirka Väätäinen. If you like this series, then check out Jirka’s <i>Envisioning Disney Girls in Real Life</i> here.<p>#disney<br>• #illustration<br>• #digital …