Kelsey Hoff

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People In Japan Are Shaving Dogs Into Cubes Now

There isn’t much more to explain because this story is exactly what it says on the tin: Japanese dog groomers are cutting their extra-fuzzy canine friends into cube shapes. Maybe it’s a Minecraft thing, or maybe it’s an architectural thing, but it was a huge hit at a recent dog show in Tokyo, and …

Artist Uses Calligraphy Brushes to Create Breathtaking Watercolor Paintings of Birds

San Francisco-born artist Karl Martens creates beautiful paintings of birds using materials not often paired together – Japanese and Chinese calligraphy brushes with watercolor. What's most fascinating is that he paints all of his works by memory, without reference to any guide. What you'll notice …

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Born without eyes, Smiley inspires everyone he meets as a therapy dog

Now at nearly 12-years-old, Smiley has led a happy, healthy life, despite his rough start. Smiley, a golden retriever rescued by Joanne George of …

Artist Turns Human Bodies into Mind-Boggling Optical Illusions

Oregon-based artist Natalie Fletcher is an expert at turning human bodies into optical illusions. Her artworks may seem cleverly photoshopped, but …

Solar-powered plane takes off on historic round-the-world trip

The Solar Impulse 2 took off from Abu Dhabi just after dawn Monday morning, beginning its journey around the world in a historic attempt to …

This Tiny Sculpture Is Perched Atop A Human Hair

Fine art at the microscale<p>The world’s smallest human figure, by artist Jonty Hurwitz, is only as tall as a sheet of paper is thick--just 100 microns. To "sculpt" it, he had nanoscientist Stefan Hengsbach direct long-wavelength light through a microscope onto a photosensitive polymer. This produced …

NASA’s Rover Photographed Ancient Book On Mars: Weighty Tome Evidence of Ancient Civilization?

YouTube Mars anomaly researchers Mars Moon Space Photo Zoom Club (MMSPZC) have made a startling find on the planet Mars. The researchers announced …

High School Senior Petitions to Have Studio Portrait with Cat and Lasers as His Yearbook Photo

More often than not, when we look back at old yearbook photos, we cringe at the outfits we wore, the poses we’re in and even the hairstyle that …

These Charming Buildings Are Not What They Seem

Looks can definitely be deceiving.<p>When street artist Patrick Commecy spots a blank building facade, he sees much more than a bare wall. He pictures what it might look like with sun-soaked balconies, climbing vines, colorful shutters, and bustling people. And then, with a bit of artistic trickery …

Who WOULDN'T Want To Go To A Place Called Happy Island?

Peace out, Disneyland -- <i>this</i> is the new happiest place on Earth.<p>Back in the early 2000s, a kindly man named Janti built up this island from discarded conch shells that were piling up just off Union Island in the Grenadines. He plopped a bar, some solar panels and a few palm trees on the spot and …