Carrie Thompson

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Morocco's Best-Kept Secret Is This All-Blue Village

Tucked high in Morocco’s Rif Mountains, the all-blue town of Chefchaouen is a calming respite from the overwhelming frenzy of Marrakech and Fez. Photographer and writer Lucy Laucht takes us on a tour of Morocco's hidden gem.

This company is offering the first ever lunar burial

Elysium Space will start sending people to their final resting place on the moon.<p>The company has designed small metallic capsules that will hold …

Hello Kitty Customized with Ribbons

Back on the fantastic work of Baku Maeda, an artist from Sapporo who founded Ribbonesia, a studio specialized in ribbons sculptures. Here the artist …

15 Breathtaking Illustrations Of Fairy Tales From The 1920s

The illustrated fairy tales my grandmother read in her classroom (and to me) didn’t have simple shapes and bright colors, but we liked them anyway. …

‘Crystalapse’, A Gorgeous Timelapse Documenting the Incredible Beauty of Iceland

Brothers Patrick Shyu and Henrick Shyu of Blue Eden documented the stunning beauty of Iceland in Crystalapse, Frozen In Time(lapse), a video made …

Time-lapse Photography

Temporary Sand Paintings

Since 2006, the artist Joe Mangrum took place in the streets of New York, Chicago, San Francisco and elsewhere to create works of art. Armed with …

Panda in the Snow

(YouTube link)<p>Da Mao, a giant panda at the Toronto Zoo, was caught on a security camera having a ball during the heavy snowfall on Wednesday. Too bad …

Competitive Farting at the Olympic Games

Ghost+Cow Films has been documenting the long history of competitive farting at the Olympic Games.

Olympics

Beer and Wine Pairings for Girl Scout Cookies

(Photo: Beer & Brewing)<p>Friday is the beginning of Girl Scout Cookie season (not rabbit or duck season). After you've gorged yourself on 3 boxes of …

Colorful Mounds of Dirt Transform a Gallery Space

Berlin-based German artist Katharina Grosse produces large-scale installations that transform the spaces they inhabit. Working with mounds of dirt and a wide spectrum of spray painted colors, the artist redefines the area she displays her work in by coloring both her materials as well as the …

17 Top Images from the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

Aerial Series by Emmanuel Coupe-Kalomiris, Source: Daily Mail<p>There are few photography achievements more prestigious than the Sony World Photography …

The Top 10 Moments of 2013... in Play-Doh

Now that 2013 is officially coming to a close (say it ain’t so!), it’s time to do some major reflecting on this year. From the cronut craze to the …

Creative Eye Makeup Illustrations by Tal Peleg

Israeli makeup artist Tal Peleg, aka Scarlet Moon, uses eyeshadow and eyeliner to do more than simply shade in her eyelids. Instead, the creative makeup genius turns eyelids into her own personal canvas for clever mini paintings. She takes the small patch of skin that surrounds the eye and …

Heartwarming Photos of a New Baby Gorilla and Her Doting Grandmother

Recently, the San Francisco Zoo welcomed a new member to their family and she's as cute as can be. Though her mother Nneka is doing fine, the adorable 5-month-old gorilla named Kabibe (or “little lady” in Swahili) is being carefully cared for by her grandmother named Bawang who has assumed the role …

A 92-Year-Old Grandmother Creates A Spectacular Collection Of Embroidered Temari Spheres

A 92-year-old Japanese woman’s amazing collection of painstakingly-crafted traditional Japanese temari handballs has been unveiled to the public for …

Japan

Couple Married 61 Years Ago Takes "Up" Inspired Anniversary Photos

This adorable couple, married for an incredible 61 years, finally got the photos they deserve! As a special holiday present, event designer and granddaughter Lauren Wells (on her husband's side) decided to create some truly memorable anniversary photos for her “Nina and Gramps.” According to …

Osmia Organics

Just a few months after taking her first soap-making class (and after 10 years of practice as an emergency room physician in Carbondale, CO) Dr Sarah Villafranco decided to pursue the idea of making homemade skincare products—using only organic ingredients whenever possible—and created Osmia …

The Bloody Benders, America's First Serial Killer Family

In 1870, a group of new families moved to the wind-ravaged plains near what would become Cherryvale, Kansas. They were Spiritualists, a religion that …

23 Unseen Photos Of Rolling Stones Discovered At US Flea Market

Remember the story of the mysterious photographer Vivian Maier, who's extraordinary images were stumbled upon years after her death?<p>Well, recently …

Chocolate-covered Potato Chips

A flavor combination you never craved before will soon be a reality. Coming any day to a Target store near you: Lay's Wavy Potato Chips Dipped in …

12 Amazing Photos of Animals Congregating

<b>Stingrays</b><p>While we'll always be big fans of wildlife photography in general, there's nothing quite like seeing hundreds, thousands and even millions of animals congregating like this. Whether these photographers have captured animal migrations, where major animal groups travel long distances in …

Untangling the Tale of the Seven Sutherland Sisters and Their 37 Feet of Hair

These days, the biggest stars—like Miley Cyrus and Beyoncé—know the easiest way to get the world to gawk is to chop off your long locks for a “boy …

Miley Cyrus

What Created This Mysterious “Picket Fence” in the Amazon?

<b>It’s probably the only picket fence in the Amazon, but scientists have no idea what made it or what its purpose might be.</b><p>Georgia Tech doctoral student Troy Alexander stumbled upon these two-centimeter-long white structures growing on trees in Peru on June 7. (Also see “What’s This Mysterious Circle …

RajniLucienneJacques on Twitter: "Big Up to @dvf for having black models galore on the runway. Made my NY fashion week. #naomicampbellandcrew @glamour_fashion"

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