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Crashing Glass Waves Frozen Into Elegant Vessels by Marsha Blaker and Paul DeSomma | Colossal

<p>Husband and wife team Paul DeSomma and Marsha Blaker translate their oceanic inspirations directly into their collaborative glass sculptures, frozen …

Sculpture

Foggy Forests of Ancient Trees Pruned for Charcoal in Basque Country Photographed by Oskar Zapirain | Colossal

<p>Oskar Zapirain's photographs capture eerie forests cast in thick fog, hazy light descending upon the foliage in the same green shade that blankets …

These self-propelled kinetic wood sculptures by David C. Roy can spin for nearly a day | Colossal

<p>Since graduating in 1974 from Boston University with a degree in physics, artist David C. Roy has been fascinated by the motion and mechanics of …

The Most Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2015

It's been another year of awe-inspiring and goosebump-inducing photography. Take a look at the best of the best.<p><i>National Geographic Traveler</i> Photo Contest 2015<p>The travel arm of the National Geographic Society received more than 17,000 entries, with one image making it to the top spot: a spectacular …

Nature Photography

A Mysterious and Abandoned Fishing Village Outside of Budapest Captured in Perfect Reflection | Colossal

<p>A few years ago photographer Viktor Egyed accidentally stumbled upon the town Szödliget a few miles outside of Budapest, and to his delight found …

Abandoned Buildings: Photographer shows us a glimpse of the end of the world

What will happen to the world when we're no longer here? All that we've created and built – schools, hospitals, museums, homes? Will they fall so …

New Ballpoint Pen Illustrations on Vintage Envelopes and Maps by Mark Powell | Colossal

<p>It’s been a couple of years since we last checked in on Mark Powell (previously here and here), who produces ballpoint pen portraits and …

New Evidence Suggests These Ancient Cave Paintings Are Actually Much Older Than We Thought

The Chauvet-Pont d'Arc cave paintings are stunning works of art. Based on their style they were estimated to have been made around 20,000 years ago, …

These colorized renderings of historic black-and-white photographs will blow your mind

I’ve always thought that one of the more interesting things about HD video and modern day photography is that it has become impossible to distinguish …

Black & White Photography

A Rare Glimpse of Leonardo da Vinci’s Anatomical Drawings

Alhough <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b> (April 15, 1452–May 2, 1519) endures as the quintessential polymath, the epitome of the “Renaissance Man” dabbling in a wide array of disciplines — art, architecture, cartography, mathematics, literature, engineering, anatomy, geology, music, sculpture, botany — his …

Journey Through Time with These Beautiful Polachrome Images Taken Over 115 Years Ago

It was back in the 1880’s when Swiss chemist Hans Jacob Schmid developed Polachrome technology—a unique color printing process enabling …

from counterculture to pop culture, the everyday to the extraordinary: explore eighty years of british identity

An Ideal For Living archives the images that document the changing culture of modern Britain.<p>Few images are more strikingly perfect than Derek Ridgers' two shots of Tuinol Barry, that iconic punk, his forehead emblazoned with a tattoo of a Sex Pistols lyric "We are the flowers in your dustbin". In …

See Long-Lost Photos of Robert Scott’s Doomed Journey to the South Pole

On View<p>The negatives were thought to be lost for 100 years.<p>,<p>For the first time, famed explorer Robert Falcon Scott‘s lost photographs from the fatal …

'Two Ways' Giant Knit Ribbed Cowl Pattern

Shares 4K<p>I love the trend and look of the giant knit scarves and cowls for fall. The cowl I’ve shared with you here can be worn or made in two …

Meet the Physicist Who Reproduced the Great Barrier Reef in Crochet

"Our coral-reef project grew out of mathematics, handicraft, marine science, collective art practice, and feminism."<p><i>This article was originally published on Lenny.</i><p>Spanning 1,500 miles, the chain of coral heads, cays, and islands known as the Great Barrier Reef occupies as many square miles as …

Artist Garip Ay recreates van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ using paper marbling (VIDEO).

The swirling skyline of Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night lends itself brilliantly to this recreation using paper marbling. In this video, we see the …

The inventor of the origami microscope is a MacArthur genius

Foldscope is an origami microscope made with a single sheet of paper that’s embedded with electronics and lenses. It costs less than $1 to build. Manu Prakash is the inventor of this low-cost scientific tool. He wants microscopes to be as ubiquitous as pencils and plans on shipping one million …

Inventions

Gigantic Roman swimming pool discovered in Turkey to be unearthed within a year

An ancient European city is offering the present world a taste of the scale and magnificence of people’s lives in the Roman-era over 2100 years ago.<p>Aphrodisias, a Unesco World Heritage city in the Turkish province of Aydın’s Karacasu district, has thrown up a number of exceptionally well-preserved …

Archaeology

These 5-Ingredient Recipes Are Proof That Less Is More

PASTA WITH PANCETTA AND PEAS<p>In less than 30 minutes, you can have a dish that looks like it’s been ordered straight from a restaurant. Get the recipe …

Cooking

Where Stress Gets Stuck in the Body—And How to Release It

In a new video collaboration, Lauren Roxburgh, structural integration and alignment specialist—and our resident fascia and pelvic floor …

Beef and Beer Potpie

• Fiber 3.75g<br>• Calories 806.43<br>• Sugar 4.51g<br>• Fat 48.88g<br>• Cholesterol 154.00mg<br>• Iron 5.97mg<br>• Sodium 1188.75mg<br>• Protein 39.87g<br>• Calcium 97.45mg<br>• Carbohydrate 50.84g<p>Fiber …

17 Ways To Save Money On Food Every Week

1. Avoid impulse buys in the checkout aisle.<p>You might not want something like a pack of gum or bottle of water until you see it in front of you and …

11 High-Protein Breakfasts You Can Make In 15 Minutes Or Less

Breakfast

18 Healthy Breakfasts With Five Ingredients Or Less

A stress-free way to start the day.

Breakfast

8 best low-carb diet DIY protein bars, bites, and balls

To avoid giving in to snacking or the nearest junk food, ripped guys know they should have healthy grab-and-go snacks on-hand at all times. This will …

Nutrition

There's a 'switch' in our brains that wakes us up

Scientists are one step closer to unravelling the mystery of sleep after pinpointing a 'switch' in the brain that tells us when to go to sleep and …

Neuroscience

Want to Change Your Personality? Here's How, According to Science

Research shows you really can become more disciplined, more outgoing, and more open.<p>Do you want to change your personality? If you're like most people, the answer is yes. Psychologists talk about five key personality traits: extraversion (enjoying being with others); conscientiousness; openness; …