Hannah Torrance

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Adorable Egg Mold Turns Your Breakfast into a Smiling Cat

Designed to liven up your everyday breakfast, the Cat Egg Mold turns two sunny-side-up eggs into a smiling kitty. The product, designed by the aptly-named company Egg Addiction, is a durable silicone rubber cutout that is heat resistant up to 450 degrees Fahrenheit (230 degrees Celsius). To use it, …

Breakfast

Christoph Niemann's Clever Prop-Featuring Illustrations

It's art integrating life<p>Illustrator/author Christoph Niemann produces the amusing "Abstract City" blog for <i>The New York</i> <i>Times</i>, where he physically …

Jeep Leaves Incredible Ice Sculpture Perfectly Frozen in Place

A Reddit user captured this incredible phenomenon, in which the ghostly silhouette of a Jeep Cherokee is frozen in ice, in the parking lot of a North Carolina hospital. The rare occurrence is attributed to a couple hours of rain during freezing temperatures as the Jeep sat in the elements.<p>When the …

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Adorable Topiary Sculpture of a Sleeping Baby Bird by Claude Ponti

If you happen to find yourself in Nantes, France, be sure to head to Jardin des Plantes, a large botanical garden. There, you'll find this adorable topiary sculpture titled <i>Poussin endormi</i> (<i>Sleepy Chick</i>) by French artist Claude Ponti. It features a larger-than-life baby bird whose relaxed pose looks …

Cute Animals

Glide On Tram Tracks With Wooden Pallet Skateboard

Czech artist Tomáš Moravec has transformed a mere wooden pallet into a skateboard that sits right on the rails of the Bratislava, Slovakia, trolley system, letting him glide through the city freespiritedly. And the system couldn’t be simpler: It’s just four wheels screwed into the corners of the …

California Oil Spill Turns Out to Be a Freakishly Massive Amount of Fish

Earlier this week in La Jolla, California, what appeared to be a massive oil spill in the water began creeping towards the beach. However, closer …

iPhone ringtones remixed into a club hit

While remixes of famous ringtones are hardly new, YouTube musician MetroGnome's delightfully infectious "iPhone" more than merits a watch. The song is made up of some of Apple's most recognizable sounds, including classic ringtones like "Marimba," "Opening," and "Xylophone." It even features a …

Stunning Photos of Sunsets Projected onto Shattered Mirrors

<i>Broken Mirror / Evening Sky</i> is a stunning series by New York-based photographer Bing Wright, who creates breathtaking images of sunsets seen through shattered mirrors. Richly colored skyscapes are distorted by the cracked glass, abstracting the traditional image of a sunset in a visually striking …

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Ingenious Door Opens and Closes Like Folded Paper | Colossal

<p>Like the design of functional objects such as chairs or tables, it would seem new ideas for the humble door would be completely exhausted, and then …

Lucid Stead: A Transparent Cabin Built of Wood and Mirrors by Phillip K Smith III | Colossal

<p>Part architectural intervention and part optical illusion, Lucid Stead is a recently unveiled installation by artist Phillip K Smith III in Joshua …

Toon Bombing: A Toronto Artist Turns Outdoor Objects into Googly-Eyed Faces | Colossal

<p>Animator and artist Aiden Glenn of Pizza and Pixels takes his love for character design to the streets of Liberty Village, Toronto where he turns …

A Maldives Beach Awash in Bioluminescent Phytoplankton Looks Like an Ocean of Stars | Colossal

<p>While vacationing on the Maldives Islands, Taiwanese photographer Will Ho stumbled onto an incredible stretch of beach covered in millions of …

Mirrored Reflections Produce Beautifully Complex Landscapes

American photographer and director of photography Cody William Smith mirrors the world upon itself in these contemplative landscapes. The series, entitled <i>A Moment's Reflection</i>, features a large, round mirror placed conspicuously into the dirt, the sand, or the sea in various settings. Standing …

Optical Illusions

Culinary Photographers Create Edible Backdrops for a World of Miniature Inhabitants | Colossal

<p>Against a tasty backdrop of pastries, fruit, and vegetables, photographers Pierre Javelle and Akiko Ida have created a series of humorous dioramas …

One Family's Aging Process Documented Across Two Decades

In 1991, photographer Zed Nelson asked his friend and his friend's pregnant wife if he could document the family in a portrait. The couple agreed and, since then, Nelson has continued to photograph the trio on the same day each year, in front of the same backdrop and with the same lighting in this …

Amazing

6,000-Year-Old Hollowed Out Tree is a Bar Inside

Nature is often the inspiration for architecture and design. We've even seen our fair share of fully functional tree houses, but in South Africa there is an entirely unique, hollowed out tree called <i>Sunland Big Baobab</i> that has actually been converted into a bar. According to the pub's website, the …

Sub-Saharan Africa

Tablet Desk 2.0

Deceptively simple and highly adaptable, the Bee9 Tablet Desk 2.0 is designed to redefine not what a desk is, but where you can put it. Its simple …