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'Never underestimate human stupidity,' says historian whose fans include Bill Gates and Barack Obama

Historian Yuval Harari says the study of the past has taught him an important lesson for the future.<p>"One things that history teaches us is that we …

Artificial Intelligence

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Ornate Surreal Sculptures Formed From Thousands of Ordinary Objects

Plucked from ordinary life, the items used to create artist Kris Kuksi‘s surreal assemblages are transformed into high art. Since 2004, the American artist has focused on his sculptures, each tinged with a slightly Gothic, dark feel. Using railway model kits, figurines, jewelry, wedding cake parts, …

Fascinating Cosmic Illustrations

Lithuanian artist and designer <b>Auste Stikleryte</b> returns with <b>MULTIVERSE III</b>. A project that brings together black and white illustrations representing …

Discover Legendary Jaguar ‘D-Type’ Race Car

Jaguar has relaunched production of its iconic ‘D-Type’ race car 62 years after the release of the latest model. The famous car brand has also …

Colorful Pictures Of Milan

Photographer <b>David Sasso</b> based in Milan wanted to prove in his latest project that it was possible to take great pictures using a simple smartphone. …

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The Memories Of The Future: Photographer Nuno Assis Captures Fantastic Photos Of Hong Kong

Portuguese Nuno Assis’s photos show that there’s more to Hong Kong than the Big Buddha and the skyline. His photos reflect the architect’s eye for symmetry and composition. We totally dig his love for reflection, especially the puddle series.

Cryptic Animated Photographs of a Spaceship

Florian W. Mueller excels in the art of animated photography. As evidenced by his <i>Mothership</i> series, he knows how to add this little flicker, …

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Lee Bontecou - untitled, 1980–98.<p>Welded steel, porcelain, wire mesh, canvas, grommets, and wire.

Stunning Brutalist Architecture Pictures

Lyon-based photographer Jordan Prot, captured the essence of his neighbourhood, la Part-Dieu, through the Maurice Ravel Auditorium in Lyon. This …

NASA's $1 Billion Probe Just Sent Back Mind-Meltingly Gorgeous New Images of Jupiter

?<p>NASA's $US1 billion Juno spacecraft completed its 10th high-speed trip around Jupiter on December 16.<p>The robot gets relatively close to the gas …

A.I. bots just dropped a black metal album that will make your head explode

We tend to think of robots as suitable for repetitious and mundane mechanical tasks, and that creative endeavors like art or music are things only …

This Timelapse Was Made by Flying a Drone in Giant Circles

Need a dose of inspiration for your aerial drone imagery? This 3-minute film of drone footage from Hong Kong-based production company Visual Suspect …

Intense Black and White Photographies by Noell Oszvald

Budapest-based photographer Noell Oszvald strips her pictures from the distraction of colors, to create a minimalist, intimist series. Poetic and …

Minimalism

"This photo was made at the CaixaForum [art gallery] in Barcelona," photographer Andrés C. (@canal_andres) tells us of this picture. "I only had my phone and very little time when I saw this light and this composition. I was going to make a picture to remember it, and I saw this bird fly." More at @canal_andres. // #fineartphotography #monochrome #blackandwhitephotography #bwphotography #instablackandwhite #blackandwhiteart #blackandwhiteonly #blackandwhite_perfection #bnw_of_our_world #love_bnw #arcitecturedetail #contemporaryphotography #mindtheminimal #killerminimal #minimalphotography #ig_minimalistic

Strange and beautiful things under a microscope – in pictures

A competition, now in its 43rd year, dedicated to showcasing the beautiful and bizarre as seen under a light microscope attracted over 2,000 entries from 88 countries. Here’s a selection of the winning and commended images from the 2017 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition

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12 eerie photos of enormous Chinese cities completely empty of people

Throughout China, there are hundreds of cities that have almost everything one needs for a modern, urban lifestyle: high-rise apartment complexes, …

Joshua Tree Residence Made of Containers

The Joshua Tree Residence has been visualized by Whitaker Studio and it is situated atop the Californian mountainside. The particularity of this …

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Mesmerizing Collages by Jake Lee

South-Korean artist Jake Lee puts the world in perspective in fascinating and intricate collages. From retro pictures and vibrant colours, the …

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Nightland: Urban Nightscape Photography By Michael Streckbein

Michael Streckbein is an professional photographer and artist currently based in Cologne, Germany. Michael focuses on architecture, urban and street photography.

Plain House by Wutopia Lab

Yu Ting, the Principal Architect at Wutopia Lab, explains: “I insist on the establishment of a dual relationship in the design, me and the artist, Isozaki and me, my old project and new one, the surrounding buildings and artist’s house, artists’ paintings and residence, all these information leads to Plain house.<p>Artist Li Bin has two studios. The first and the second studios, respectively, are designed by Isozaki and Wutopia Lab. Li wanted the renovation to shift the living functions from the …

“Echoes” by Saida Valenzuela

At first sight, one might think of photographs taken from the sky, or from space. It isn’t. It’s minerals. With her “Echoes” series, the Spanish …

Beautiful Street Photography by Clarissa Bonet

Photographer Clarissa Bonet offers us a beautiful series entitled <i>City Space</i> which is an “exploration of the urban environment and [her] perception of …

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An Ode to Antonio Bonet by The 21 Night

Antonio Bonet is one of Catalunia’s most renowned architect. After joining Le Corbusier’s studio in 1936, he travelled in Argentina and Uruguay, …

Mesmerizing Shots of Hamburg Streets at Night

Hamburg is one of these cities that are great to discover at night when the face of the streets is changing. The enlightened bars, the streets where …

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The great nutrient collapse

The atmosphere is literally changing the food we eat, for the worse. And almost nobody is paying attention.<p>Irakli Loladze is a mathematician by training, but he was in a biology lab when he encountered the puzzle that would change his life. It was in 1998, and Loladze was studying for his Ph.D. at …

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Stunning construction photos of Zaha Hadid Architects’ Leeza SOHO tower and its record-setting atrium

Construction of the <b>Zaha Hadid Architects</b>-designed Leeza SOHO mixed-use tower in Beijing is making progress as newly released photographs document.<p>Once the 46-story structure reaches its final height of 207 meters (679 feet) in September of this year, it will be home to the world’s tallest atrium — an impressive 190-meter-tall central tunnel hugged by two wavy halves of the dissected larger volume.