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Ulysses Tier 1 Disaster Relief Kit: The ultimate disaster kit

Hidden within a building in Hollywood, Paola Russo's destination boutique Just One Eye is full of contemporary fashion, art and objects. Valentino feather stilettos can be found next to Murakami sculptures and cases full of jewelry. But when Russo wants to really surprise her customers, she thinks …

Terrorism

Rosetta Spacecraft Suggests Asteroids, Not Comets, Birthed Earth's Oceans

Ice on comet 67P displays chemistry unlike seawater, the spacecraft circling overhead reveals.<p>Asteroids, not comets, likely delivered Earth's ancient oceans from space, concludes a Wednesday study from the Rosetta spacecraft, now in orbit around a comet that is a frozen relic from the dawn of the …

Before & After: Rebecca's Dresser Re-Do

Rebecca was drawn to the simple lines of this dresser and the unexpectedly awesome brass pulls, but the finish was just wasn't worthy of her baby's …

Vintage

Japanese Girl Shreds Guitar, Gender Stereotypes, With Face-Melting Metal Solo

Just because she's nearly the same size as her instrument doesn't mean this Japanese girl's metal solo won't melt your face clean off.<p>Known on YouTube only as Li-sa-x, the 8-year-old shared this video last December in which she covers "Scarified" by Racer X. Despite her diminutive stature, she …

Malaysia Flight 370: New signal sounds 'just like' one from a plane's beacon

Tuesday is Day 32 since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared. One hundred and thirty-three search missions have been carried out so far but they have been fruitless.<p>Now, hope seems to rest on underwater pulses that an Australian navy ship has detected.<p>Investigators hope the signals could be …

Associated Press News

'Star Wars: Episode VII': Meet the Actors Vying for the Lead Role

A galaxy far, far away is still looking for a hero to wield a lightsaber against the forces of evil.<p>It might be one of the five actors that Variety reports is up for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII." They are:<p>Ed Speleers (Jimmy from "Downton Abbey")<br>• John Boyega ("Attack the Block")<br>• Jesse …

See Arnold Schwarzenegger Crush Things With His Tank, For Charity – /Film

<b>Arnold Schwarzenegger</b> is giving you the chance to drive around with him in a tank, crushing things. For charity! Omaze and the After-School All-Stars …

50 Photography Quotes to Inspire You

Famous photographers throughout history have produced some incredible images that have stood the test of time, but it’s not only their photographs …

Leaked Product and Sample Images Show Off 50MP OPPO Find 7 Smartphone

The DSLR megapixel war has slowed down dramatically over the past few years as companies focus on low-light capabilities and other components of the …

Some street, some landscape and the Zeiss 24-70mm F4 FE

A dinner in town with work presented an opportunity to try out the 35mm F2.8 Zeiss lens and the A7 at 5000 ISO. I’m impressed by the performance of …

DC Watch reports that a new Leica MP Olive and X2 Olive limited editions were announced in Japan to commemorate the opening of the Leica Store Kyoto, which will take place on March 15, 2014. It will be the 7th domestic store and located in the Machiya building on the main street of the beautiful Gion "Hanami alley" district of Kyoto. The cameras can be purchased there on that date and select other stores and boutiques as of April 1, 2014. Read more below for additional details and images!

DC Watch reports that a new Leica MP Olive and X2 Olive limited editions were announced in Japan to commemorate the opening of the Leica Store Kyoto, …

Japan

Nat Geo’s Steve Winter on Big Cats and the Power of Heartbreaking Photos

Nat Geo photographer Steve Winter is one of those rare people who is living the dream he first had as a child. At eight years old, flipping through …

Daily Inspiration #1705

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Digital Art

Audi's Traffic Light Assist Gets You from Green Light to Green Light

One of the most satisfying things in an NYC motorist's life is coming over the Queensboro Bridge and heading south on 2nd Avenue late on a weekday …

Amateurs and Aficionados Alike: Vote for the Architizer A+ Awards!

<i>Villa Kogelhof</i><p>Are you opinionated about architecture? For once the world wants to hear about it: vote for your top picks in the Architizer A+ Awards! …

1 RC Car, 25 GoPros and 30K Stick Bombs Make for an Awesome Video

What happens when you combine an RC car, some “stick bombs” and more camera gear than you can shake…er…blow up a stick at? You get this insane …

Solar-Powered Floating Resort is an Off-Shore Aquatic Escape

In response to rising sea levels due to climate change, Italian designer Michele Puzzolante of MPD Designs has come up with a concept called the <i>Solar Floating Island</i>, a solar-powered island resort that floats completely off-shore. Made of photovoltaic skins and balsa-reinforced fiberglass, the …

Sea Level

Stunning High-Rise Tower Mimics a Tree with Branches

The second architectural folly of the 21st century is upon us. Sou Fujimoto, Nicolas Laisn Associs and Oxo Architects, have crafted an imaginative structure named <i>White Tree</i> in Montpellier, France that dazzles us with its unusual stair-step shape and how it fans into the open sky. For something to …

Architecture

Norway's Powerful Memorial Shows a Cut Within Nature

On July 22, 2011, an island in Norway called Utya made headlines when right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik opened fire at those at a youth camp there, killing 69 people in an unspeakable act of violence. Coupled with Breivik's first attack, a car bomb explosion in Oslo that killed eight …

World War II

Stunning Images Of The Dinka People Of Southern Sudan And Their Way Of Life

<b>Photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher</b> have come up with a stunning series featuring the people and lifestyle of the Dinka tribe in the South …

Wellcome image awards 2014: life in extreme close-up - in pictures

Beautiful, strange and occasionally alarming pictures from the shortlist for this year’s Wellcome image awards – which celebrate the very best in science photography and imaging – from an x-ray of a bat to a micrograph of a kidney stone. The exhibition opens on 12 March at three science centres and …

The 9/11 attack seen from space – an image of impotence

This still from a video shot by an astronaut from the International Space Station offers a new perspective on world history. It was taken by American astronaut Frank Culbertson on 11 September 2001. As he looks down on New York from space, a vast plume of smoke hangs over the harbour. The smoke …