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Tiffany & Co releases £945 tin can as part of Everyday Objects collection

New York jewellers Tiffany & Co has created a line of everyday items re-imagined in expensive materials, including a gold and silver tin can and a …

Tiffany & Co

Intense Black and White Photographies by Noell Oszvald

Budapest-based photographer Noell Oszvald strips her pictures from the distraction of colors, to create a minimalist, intimist series. Poetic and …

25 books that will blow your mind

We've put together a list of 25 such books — taking inspiration from Amazon's list of 100 books to read in your lifetime, recommendations from Goodreads users, as well as some of our own personal favorites.<p>These books' exploration of politics, history, and the human condition are so insightful, …

Literature

Quentin Tarantino makes his one true action movie, and it’s glorious

<i>With A History Of Violence, Tom Breihan picks the most important action movie of every year, starting with the genre’s birth and moving right up to</i> …

Artist Gives Famous Paintings Geeky Cartoon Makeovers

If you love “Adventure Time” and Studio Ghibli, these mashups are for you.<p>The classics meet Cartoon Network.<p>A Canadian artist who goes simply by Lothlenan created a Tumblr post that’s been widely shared during the past week. The post features famous paintings reimagined with carefully chosen …

Breaking: Star Wars Rebels' Ahsoka Has Not Suddenly Transformed Into a Giant Wolf

Yes, <i>Rebels</i> head honcho Dave Filoni has seemingly confirmed some <i>very</i> important news about Ahsoka Tano’s role in the fourth and final season of <i>Star</i> …

Star Wars Rebels

13 Tattoo Artists Who Capture the Diverse Beauty of Flowers

Floral designs may be a perpetually popular request in tattoo studios across the globe, but that doesn’t mean that all botanical body art is alike. As evident in this illustrated list of some of the best floral tattoo artists, flower-y depictions come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and styles.<p>Some …

Inspired by Pop-Up Books, This Paper Engineer Creates Giant 3D Sculptures

Artist Matthew Shlian creates large, mesmerizing sculptures inspired by origami, kirigami, and papercraft.<p>Take a quick glance at artist and paper engineer Matthew Shlian's work, and you might mistake his elaborated sculpted paper for 3D-printed art. Through the work's dimensions, geometric patterns …

The Virgin Mary: Now With 800% More Tentacles

Thanks to French artist Soasig Chamaillard, the Holy Mother has more looks than Madonna.<p>Holy Mary, mother of invention: these re-created statuettes turn the Blessed Virgin into an imagination of what women can be, feel, and represent.<p>"In 2005, my father gave me a statuette he found in a secondhand …

20+ Unbelievable Photorealistic Portraits Drawn with a Ballpoint Pen

A ballpoint pen—we’ve all owned one at some point in our lives. Whether a Bic or another type of biro pen, this tool for writing is transformed into something magical in the hands of the right artist. Ballpoint pen art has become its own niche genre, with many biro artists focusing on …

Drawing

This Search Engine Allows You to Find the Streaming Service of your Favorite Movies or Series

Now you can use this search engine to find which streaming service has your favorite movies or series.<p>So much to see and so little time. Streaming …

Watch the Lucasfilm Story Group Point Out Several Obscure Rogue One Easter Eggs

The weekly <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube show, <i>The Star Wars Show</i>, has been off for a few weeks, but a bonus “Secrets Explained” episode popped up Friday night …

Star Wars

How a Few Cups of Coffee a Day Could Delay the Effects of Aging

Good news: a new study has examined the health benefits of caffeine.<p>While the downside of a caffeine overload has been well-reported, recent research suggests that drinking a few cups of coffee a day could actually have a significant health benefit.<p>A new study from Stanford University found that …

Just In Case You Missed Them, You Can Now See All the Star Wars: Rebels Easter Eggs in Rogue One

<i>Rogue One</i> is jam packed with connections big and small to the wider <i>Star Wars</i> universe, but some of the most delightful ones—and some of the hardest …

Star Wars

The best free software for writers

Writing is a terrible job, and if you’re considering it a viable career path, you’re making a huge mistake. Just kidding. Writing is the best! Unlike …

Depictions Of Extraterrestrial Beings Hidden In Leonardo Da Vinci's Paintings

Leonardo Da Vinci is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time. But he was not just a painter and artist, he was also an …

Male And Female Celebrities Who Look An Awful Lot Alike

I'm sure you've seen side-by-side comparisons that show how shockingly similar Miley Cyrus and Justin Bieber look, but you'd be surprised just how …

7 small homes you'll want for yourself

We have 7 alternatives of small homes for you. The funny thing regarding this selection, which was guided by professional architects, is that we want …

Four Ways to Handle Interview Questions You Don't Know How to Answer

Preparing for interviews is serious business. But even if you practice, and practice, and practice, you could still get a question you just don’t …

Employment

Secrets of the Ghent Altarpiece: Everything you thought you knew about this work of art might be wrong

One of the most famous — and most frequently stolen — works of Western art reveals new truths about its past<p>When, in 1994, the Sistine Chapel reopened to visitors after a decade of restoration, the world drew a collective gasp. Michelangelo's painting, the most famous fresco in the world, looked</i> …

8 Historic Accounts of Werewolves

You can find stores of people transforming into werewolves in folklore, fiction, and pop culture—but there have been real people in various parts of …

Crime

There’s already a waitlist for this $3,000 set of colored pencils

Displayed like a precious artifact under a clear acrylic case, a set of colored pencils in midtown Manhattan is proving irresistible to coloring aficionados and sketch artists.<p>At the Museum of Modern Art’s newly-renovated design store, the KARLBOX, as it’s called, contains 350 pieces of drawing …

Missing passport? Arrested? What to do if you're in trouble overseas

You're in a foreign country and the unthinkable happens. You've lost your passport and all your money. Or you're injured. Or you have been arrested. Or you've run into visa problems. Trouble with a capital T, as Professor Harold Hill said in "The Music Man." What do you do? A recent conversation …

The tiniest apartment you will ever see in your life

We've shown you some seriously small apartments before, but nothing comes close to this. Measuring in at just 16sqm, the apartment, designed by …

25 Design Freebies Websites Every Designer Should Know

One of the most clever shortcuts I’ve found as a creative entrepreneur is to use freebies. Whether you’re prototyping a new website or designing a package for your product, you can find high-quality resources to help you speed up the process and get things done in a professional manner.<p>There are …

Graphic Design

15 Basic Drawing Techniques for Beginners

Have you always enjoyed sketching and doodling, but you’ve never actually tried your hand at real drawing techniques before? Drawing is something …

8 beautiful houses that were very cheap to build

Less is more with these modern home designs, using sustainable architecture and low-cost housing technology to construct your dream home on a small …

is banksy the singer from massive attack?

If the illusive artist isn't in the band, then he's a massive fan.<p>In March, "science" aka geographical profiling looked like it had finally cracked the identity of illusive street art superstar Banksy. At the time, a study from Queen Mary University of London concluded that Banksy was probably …

Sleeping Baby Has No Idea She Becomes The Star Of Cosplay During Her Naps

Getting your baby to stay asleep is one of the most challenging - and rewarding! - experiences of any parent. It takes time, patience, and …

The artist creating neo-noir surrealist sexscapes

If a female clone of Edward Gorey had been raised in the ‘90s on a strict diet of David Lynch, Junji Ito, and J.G. Ballard and grew up to specialize in satirical fetish erotica, the result would still pale in comparison to the art of Apollonia Saintclair, the artist behind these …