Izzie Compton

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Earth Magic – photography of witches at play and at ritual

There has long been a tension between the witch of legend and the modern day practitioner. The former has its origins mainly in polemical Christian …

Richard's Picks: Ten Best Wildlife Places for 2015

photo by Didrik Johnck<p>What a wonderful medley of wildlife roams our world. But while our Ark still sails, a cabinet of the Seven Seas, it is faring through whirlpools that threaten to tip the boat and spill its precious cargo.<p>In the time it takes to read these sentences several species of animals …

In Climate Talks, Spotlight Turns to India

U.S.-China deal on carbon emissions ramps up pressure on New Delhi to get more aggressive in moving away from coal.<p>India's new prime minister, a Hindu nationalist and former tea seller, recently urged his country's schoolchildren to help save the planet by relishing the delight of a full moon.<p>"On a …

Bill Cosby And The "Safe Black"

Thirty years ago, the Huxtables represented an ideal black family — successful, intelligent, and approachable. In the aftermath of Ferguson, today's America doesn't have much tolerance for those who don’t fit into the Huxtable mold.<p>Bill Cosby — and his fictional family who dominated network TV in …

Anatomically correct, FFO Art

15 creative parents who raised the bar in 2014

Some parents go above and beyond posting cute pictures of their kids on Facebook.<p>Whether they're bringing new life into the world or just bringing …

These 80s Inspired T-Shirts Are Totally Rad To The Max!

The 1980s brought us some of the most beloved movies in geekdom, great Saturday morning cartoons, awesome toy lines, amazing video games and some of …

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Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

The anglerfish survived capture and is now being studied in a specially equipped laboratory.<p>With its gaping mouth, needle-sharp teeth, and slightly startled expression, the black sea devil anglerfish seems tailor-made for the spotlight.<p><b>And in fact, one particular female got her close-up on November</b> …

<b>UFUNK</b> tire sa révérence sous sa forme actuelle ! Depuis 10 ans, je partage chaque jour avec vous mes découvertes et mes coups de cœur, explorant le …

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Nationwide Protest over Ferguson

Portuguese Street Artist Turns Junk Into Amazing Owl Sculpture

Talented Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo (aka Bordalo II) has done it again, creating a beautiful and colorful owl sculpture on a wall in the …

Abandoned Buildings

This Japanese Company Wants to Build a Submersible City on the High Seas

Powered by biogas and thermal heating, the city would rest on the surface but go under the sea when needed.<p>Shimizu Corp has a new audacious idea: a domed city on the surface of the ocean, powered by biogas from microorganisms and thermal heating from the ocean floor. Up to 5,000 people could live …

Mind-Blowing Street Art By Smates

Whether you love or hate it, street art is something that is here to stay. Going beyond just traditional canvases and materials, <b>street artists are</b> …

Parents Who Have Mastered The Art Of Trolling Their Kids

Family members really know how to get under each other’s skin, a trolling skill picked up by spending way too much time together under the same …

Polaroid photographer Kathy Rankin

We asked the talented Polaroid photographer Kathy Rankin to tell us a little bit about herself and her photography.<p><b>Kathy Rankin</b>: I’m an instant photographer and teacher currently living in Seoul, Korea. I began shooting Polaroid about 6 or 7 years ago.To me, there’s something extraordinary about shooting instant film. The colors, the softness, the blur, the unpredictability of it all, the fact that you can hold something tangible in your hands~ these are just some of the qualities that make …

Multi-layered Illustrations by Gaia Alari

Multi-layered Illustrations by <b>Gaia Alari</b><p>Our Quarterly boxes are now $50 $30. The next box will include a hardcover photobook of <b>Brandon C. Long</b>’s Polaroid photography and one lucky subscriber will receive a Polaroid camera and a pack of Impossible film: <b>quarterly.co/art</b>

I Ate A Pinecone Today, by Splendidid

supported by 7 fans who also own “Finx”<p>Phwoaaaah! Perfect <3 Zac Terry<p>supported by 5 fans who also own “Finx”<p>supported by 5 fans who also own “Finx”<p>A …

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Artist Audrey Kawasaki

I’m Popsicle Illusion, I make colorful, silly, and at times disturbing psychedelic pop art!

I’m Popsicle Illusion, I make colorful, silly, and at times disturbing psychedelic pop art!

‘Involucion Primate’, A Kinetic Sculpture That Depicts Humans Evolving and Devolving in an Endless Loop

In the elegantly simple kinetic sculpture “Involucion Primate,” primates involve into humans and devolve back into primates in an endless loop. The …

Nature by Needle

Meredith Woolnough is an Australian visual artist with a unique technique she employs to create these designs. Woolnough uses water-soluble fabric to …

How do you make Covent Garden float?

Alex Chinneck is the artist who makes houses melt, slide and turn upside down. He explains his tricks to Alice Vincent<p>When I meet Alex Chinneck in a scrubby piece of brownfield on Southwark Street, London, he has three major projects underway: he is making a meltable house, a floating piazza in …