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The Judgment of Janet

Slack Wyrm is a fire-farting dragon. It's also the name of the continuing comic series by Joshua Wright (previously at Neatorama) that the dragon …

Are you damaging your hearing without realising it?

Many of us use earphones throughout the day to drown out noise in our commutes and at work. But is it prematurely damaging our hearing? Molly Crain investigates.<p>It starts gradually. The guitars in your favourite song no longer seem to sound loud enough, so you crank up the volume. You struggle to …

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Iconic Art Masterpieces Recreated on Socks

Kate Brien has created this series of photographs depicting socks illustrated by iconic art masterpieces. Among them, you can find Mona Lisa, The …

Special Effects Video of an Imaginative Little Kid Interacting With Objects From ‘Super Mario Bros.’ in Real Life

YouTube user Monke Y has created a special effects-filled video of a cute little imaginative kid interacting with all sorts of objects from the <i>Super</i> …

Vertical Earth Kilometer: An Amazing Hidden Art Installation

<i>This post originally appeared on Slate.</i> <b>By Ella Morton</b><p><i>Atlas Obscura on Slate is a blog about the world’s hidden wonders. Like us on Facebook and Tumblr, or follow us on Twitter.</i><p>On the patch of ground in Friedrichsplatz Park, within the German city of Kassel, is an unassuming gold circle. Measuring 2 …

Jimi Hendrix's Early Curtis Knight Recordings Set for Official Release

Early recordings of Jimi Hendrix when he was a guitarist in the R&B group Curtis Knight and the Squires will finally be released with the …

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This illustrator improves strangers' Instagram photos by adding cartoons

While most of us only see images as they are, London-based Brazilian artist Lucas Levitan’s wild imagination lets him see another world altogether. …

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Protect Ya Neck! - Humans Can Be A Real Pain

Protect Ya Neck! by CoDDesigns<p>When you're tearing down walls better come correct, Watch for humans on your back and protect ya neck! If a Scout …

Physicists Determine That Being Rescued by The Flash Is Worse Than Being Hit by a Car

(Image: The CW)<p>In an early scene from the TV show <i>The Flash</i>, Barry Allen rescues a bicyclist from being hit by a taxi. That was really helpful of him, …

Design Digital Terrain with the Army's Projection-Mapped Sandtable

State-of-the-art military technology lets you create interactive topographical maps with your hands and piles of sand.<p><i>Images via</i><p>From robots using sand to make architecture to a castle inscribed on a single grain of sand, and even a working synth built upon mounds of the soft and grainy stuff, we've …

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A Supercut Of Skeletor's Greatest Soul-Destroying Insults

He was the villain that flickered the TVs of countless childhoods around the world. The scantily clad Skeletor was He-Man's arch nemesis and …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

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Odezsa - Say My Name (Slow Magic Remix)

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>Official remix of Say My Name by @Odesza featuring my dad on guitar. ♡ ♡ ♡ (not …

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Screaming In Movies: A Supercut

(YouTube Link)<p>I love the horror genre of movies, as a great many people do around this time of year. A little pre-Halloween scare can be good for the …

Artist Creates Miniature Dioramas Every Day of the Year

Every day, Tanaka Tatsuya uses everyday objects and miniatures to create dioramas. It’s a constant creative process that has obviously stimulated his …

How Playing an Instrument Creates Fireworks in Your Brain

When you listen to music, multiple areas of your brain become engaged and active. But when you actually play an instrument, that activity becomes …

Imaginative Graffiti Is Taking Over Train Tracks In Portugal

Tired of seeing graffiti on the wall? Hop on over to Portugal where thanks to the creativity of Artur Bordalo, graffiti art is popping up on train …

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Polygrains: Now I Know<p>Armed with a staunch endorsement from Larry Gus (a part of the DFA family) is fellow Greek singer and producer Polygrains. His single "Now I Know" is a fresh downtempo electronic tune; his jazz training shows through his choice of unusual harmonies that support his tender …

The World’s Weirdest Plants

Here is a list of the ten most peculiar plants and trees in the world from <i>The Best Book of Lists Ever</i> compiled by Geoff Tibballs.<p>(Image credit: Jessp)<p>…

A Lyre Made Out Of A Human Skull

The lyre is a distant relative of the modern day guitar, yet it’s not really considered the type of instrument a heavy metal band would want to play …

Five Historical Misconceptions

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>CGP Grey, previously featured on Neatorama, explains common historical misconceptions involving Vikings, Napoleon, Lady Godiva, Roman …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

The Sound of The City

British designer Dominic Wilcox and creative technologist James Rutherford have created “Binaudios”, a huge audio device which allows you to listen …

9 Photos That Will Give You the Heebie-Jeebies

A picture indeed tells a thousand words.<p>In the instance of these photos, the thousand words tell a horror story, with each chapter portraying a …

Dancing Shadow Sculptures

(Video Link)<p>Pictured above is a scene from <b>Parade</b>, an interactive art installation by Laurent Craste at the Chromatic art festival in Montreal. We've …