Marco Bertrams

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A Tiny Cabin In The Swiss Alps

Nestled in the Sarreyer hillside, just beyond a charming village in the Swiss Alps, is a tiny cabin. Designed by Vevey-based firm, Rapin Saiz …

Photos of Russia’s Gorgeous Soviet Era Metro Stations

While researching locations for a series on Russian Palace Architecture, photographer David Burdeny discovered beauty in an unexpected place: the …

Art Photography

Panorama-Hütten in Südtirol

Das Highlight bei Sexten: Helmrestaurant auf 2050 Metern<p>Reisen & Genießen<p>Panorama-Hütten in Südtirol<p><b>Südtirol ist bekannt als Skifahrer-Paradies. Aber</b> …

Terry Bozzio w/The Lonely Bears - Deutsches Jazz Festival 1992

Terry Bozzio w/Fantomas - Live at Jazz Montreux (full concert).mp4

今天是海狗

These amazing little birds just broke the world record for nonstop flight

The common swift is “the greyhound of the sky,” Anders Hedenström says. Shaped like a torpedo, with long, blade-like wings, it effortlessly swoops and soars through the air, riding the wind like a creature out of mythology. For millennia, bird lovers have admired its aerial agility and seemingly …

Birds

2016 Nikon Macro Photo Contest Winners Show The World Like You’ve Never Seen Before

Nikon has just announced the winners of its annual Small World Photomicrography competition, and as you can see from these stunning photographs, …

Photography

America’s Most Elaborate Corn Maze Is Made of GPS and Math

Mike Wissemann’s 300-year-old Massachusetts farm grows asparagus, strawberries, sweet corn. And each year since 2000, it also sprouts an elaborate …

Surfing icon Laird Hamilton shares his 10-point plan to live forever

Perpetual youth is a whimsical notion suited to screen writers and 16th century Spanish explorers but a career requirement for Laird Hamilton.<p>In the ocean as many as five hours most days, the inventor of tow-in big-wave surfing, modern-day stand-up paddleboarding and hydrofoil surfing uses a unique …

Col de la Bonette and Colle della Lombarda. Last effort before the glory. Who will wear the Rosa in Torino? #giro https://t.co/Mxopx1Q5Xq

The 10-Minute Ab Workout to End All Excuses

Long gone are the days of spending a full hour training your abs. To maximize time and efficiency, you only need 10 to 15 minutes to set your …

These Workouts Are Blowing Up on Pinterest

Get in on the action.<p>Fun fact: There are over 529.7 million health and fitness pins on Pinterest right now. <i>Damn</i>. And the types of workouts people pin change depending on the time of year. For example, outdoorsy fitness pins are super popular in January, spring, and fall, according to Pinterest.<p>But …

This Long-Forgotten Training Method Will Help You Get In the Best Shape Of Your Life

A small group of elite trainers have sworn by this cardio tactic since the 1980s. Now it’s your turn to try it<p>You’ve probably never heard of John Patrick O’Shea. Google him and you may read about how he survived a 60-foot fall into Mount St. Helens—and not about how he created one of the world’s …

Eight-kilometre-long mountain walkway captured in new photographs by Nelson Garrido

Portuguese photographer Nelson Garrido has used both a handheld and drone-mounted camera to capture the zigzagging paths of the Paiva Walkways, an …

Aerial Photography

Story of cities #22: how Hitler's plans for Germania would have torn Berlin apart

Hitler’s megalomaniacal project to raze much of Berlin and transform it into his global Nazi capital killed thousands. Today, its few remnants are chilling, mundane, even graceful – and inseparable from a barbaric chapter in history<p>Resembling a huge, ripe, cracked brie, one of the few remnants of …

Art Deco

Joyful Photo Series Shows The Sheer Happiness Of Dogs Lying On Their Backs

<b>Australia-based</b> photographer Serena Hodson follows up on her previous amusing photo series ‘Dry Dog/Wet Dog’ with another fun project titled ‘The …

Pets

Buzludzha by Jace K

Ultimate friendship between dog and bird is just what the world needs

Though its hard to rank the cutest of interspecies friendships, this bird and dog duo are high on our list of favorites.<p>Bird Noir and Jackson the …

10 books about markets and finance you should read right now

But when you're hunting for the best resources on the topic, it's difficult to know where to start. Indeed, if you type "investing" into Google, you get about 293,000,000 results. The query, "investing resources for beginners" yields 187,000,000 results.<p>So, to help guide you in the right direction …

Danila Tkachenko – Restricted Areas

“Restricted Areas”, a project by Danila Tkachenko about a utopian strive of humans for technological progress.<p>Danila Tkachenko is a Russian visual …

Communist Party

The Unreal, Eerie Emptiness of China's 'Ghost Cities'

The Kangbashi district of Ordos, China is a marvel of urban planning, 137-square miles of shining towers, futuristic architecture and pristine parks …

The NYPL Just Released More Than 180,000 Images. We Picked the Best of Old New York

The NYPL Bookmobile in the Bronx, 1950s. (All photos: Public Domain/From the New York Public Library)<p>In a boon for history lovers everywhere, the New …

Yes, Dogs Also Have Best Friends! I Want To Show You My Golden Retriever Mali’s Friends

I am an 35 year old amateur photographer from Germany and I love to take pictures of my dog.<p>My Golden Retriever named Mali has a few best friends. …

Heartwarming Photos of the Amazing Friendship Between a Dog and an Owl

Dogs may be man's best friend, but Ingo the shepherd dog's special buddy is Poldi, a little owl who loves to pose for pictures and cozy up to his canine pal. Germany-based animal photographer and collage artist Tanja Brandt documents their unlikely friendship in heartwarming portraits that show the …

Interview: Gorgeous Landscapes Heightened by Auroras Illuminating the Night Sky

While Calgary, Canada-based photographer Neil Zeller has photographed everything from cityscapes to remote mountains to corporate events, his heart ultimately belongs to the night sky and its myriad of breathtaking wonders. Twinkling stars, bright hints of the Milky Way, and the otherworldly glow …

Landscape Photography

The Eerie Similarity Between Russia's Palaces and Metro Stations

It is surprisingly hard to tell the difference between photos of Moscow's metro stations and photos of Russia's historic palaces. The stations, like …

Relics of the Cold War

Project info<p>The Cold War is over — yet signs of it still exist. For forty years the Iron Curtain divided the countries of Europe into East and West. The arms race was unleashed, nuclear fallout shelters were constructed, and everyone braced for the worst. Martin Roemers has spent ten years in …