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This Ad From Hong Kong is Just Plain Weird

Since everyone knows candy tastes good, manufacturers of such products have long been freed from the burden of explaining their product attributes in …

The Indicator: Solitude Lost

You see it all the time. You walk into a firm and there, in the often open hangar-like space, you see a sea of people at their computers with …

The Human Be-In, 1967 - a picture from the past

First published on Tue 14 Jan 2014 09.01 EST

The Invisible Flower Vase

It looks like a vase and you can still keep your flowers watered, but you don't have to deal with storing a glass vase when you don't have flowers …

Minimalist Photography by Zoltan Bekefy

Minimalist Black and White Landscape Photography.<p>True to the maxim “less is more”, Ireland based photographer Zoltan Bekefy captured breathtaking …

Cliffhanger Residence by Kevin Vallely Design

Kevin Vallely Design have recently completed the Cliffhanger Residence located in North Vancouver, Canada.<p>Project description<p>Situated on the steep …

Early Nuclear Safety Posters Are Perky and Disturbing

These Radiation Protection posters were produced at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the late 1940s, where the most of the work was done on the …

7 Of The Most Frighteningly Bizarre Ocean Creatures On The Planet

We think of the water as a maritime wilderness. Little do we realize that beneath the surface are the most bizarre ocean creatures on Earth.<p>Source: …

The Temporary City Of Burning Man

Not even self expression-based bonfires can resist market exploitation. What began in the 80s as a small scale bonfire among friends in Nevada …

Operation Crossroads’ Incredible Scale

Source: Wikipedia<p>In 1946, the residents of Bikini Atoll had to say goodbye to their home for good. In what they said was a test to see the effects of …

Henri Matisse Illustrates 1935 Edition of James Joyce’s Ulysses

A couple weeks back, we mentioned that you can download a finely-read audio version of James Joyce's <i>Ulysses</i> for free. What that version doesn't …

35mm Photography by William James Broadhurst

1. Curry

Turmeric, the spice that gives curry and mustard their yellow color, contains a chemical called curcumin that’s the subject of numerous neurologic studies right now. Research has shown curcumin’s ability to boost memory, slow the progression of Alzheimer's and stimulate neurogenesis, which is the …

Alzheimer's Disease

15 Fantastically Artistic Alternate Covers For Famous Books

We do a lot of fun artist takes based on movies and TV shows, but I know smarty pants like you Neatonauts are also big fans of books. So, for all you …

More Beautiful Book Quotes Become Clever Illustrations

Let's say goodbye to 2013 and hello to a new year with these beautiful literary posters. Evan Robertson of Obvious State is behind this inspiring project where he takes meaningful quotes from famous authors and illustrates them in an incredibly clever way. His goal is to design 50 original prints, …

Turkish Ice Cream Vendor Subjects His Customers to Countless Tricks

Customers of this Turkish ice cream vendor in Istanbul must endure a succession of tricks and stunts before they can get their ice cream. Judging by …

Glow, little guys, glow! Glowworm Caves, New Zealand (via http://bit.ly/1cHuj5h).

10 striking images of graffiti in Kandahar | Salon.com

• Previous<br>• Next<p>“One of the reasons some of these tags are so inspiring is because they’re so funny,” Toler says. “It’s definitely not easy to maintain your sense of humor in a war zone, but these guys obviously found a way.”<p>Previous<br>• Next<p>“Some of the most meticulous and beautiful works came from these …