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How A Dad Filmed His Early Days Of Fatherhood And Became A YouTube Star

When La Guardia Cross first heard his wife was having a child, "it completely caught me off guard. I didn't feel ready."<p>By the time his daughter Amalah was born in 2014 — although still freaking out — he got out his camera and started recording. The hospital room — him holding his little baby in …

Parenting

These Mushroom Clouds Are Made From Actual Mushrooms

A team of artists create horror out of fungi.<p>Photographer Henry Hargreaves plays with food often, especially the intersection of food and war. …

Mushrooms

Lost, stolen, blown up and fed to pigs: the greatest missing masterpieces

Imagine a museum of lost art. It would contain more objects than all of the world’s museums combined. Only a modest percentage of the works created through history survive intact today. For many pre-modern artists, not to mention those of the ancient world, many more works are known of (thanks to …

Art

27 Struggles You'll Only Understand If You Were Born Before 1995

It truly was that hard knock life.

This Photographer Combines Toys and Practical Effects

Mitchel Wu is a professional toy photographer. He combines toys, photography skills, practical effects, and imagination to create “alternative …

Actors Who Redefined What It Means to Be a Man

Harrison Ford, Denzel Washington, Jackie Chan and more.<p>Movie and TV stars are looked upon for sources of entertainment. But often, the characters …

Stanley Kubrick’s Stunning Early Photographs on Display at Museum of the City of New York

Even the greatest auteurs have to start somewhere.<p>Before he ventured into the far reaches of space and consciousness with “2001: A Space Odyssey,” …

Stanley Kubrick

25 Dad Jokes That Are All Funny, No Filler

Jokes are funny, but dad jokes are funnier.

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

It's never too early to start prepping for barbecue season—so go ahead and bookmark this.<p>Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill …

The 5 Sneakers Every Man in His 30s Should Own

If you’re in your 30s now, chances are, you’ve spent more time in sneakers throughout your life than any other style of footwear. But as you get …

Shoes

This Cat Named Dog Works At The Fish Market And People Love Him

"I would lay down my life for him!!!!!!"

How to Teach Your Kid to Hold a Pencil

I recently attended a kindergarten orientation meeting, where—to my relief—the principal said there are only two things parents need to do to get a …

Sculpture

Only 4% of people can pass this tricky grammar quiz – can you?

"This plurals test is driving the internet crazy"<p>If you're quite proud of your grammar skills then you may want to put that knowledge to the test and …

Dog Breed Guide Is a Hilariously Accurate Representation of 20+ Different Pups

Choosing a canine companion can be a challenge. Different dog breeds each have their own personalities that might mesh perfectly with yours, or the two of you might drive each other crazy. Luckily, illustrator Grace Gogarty, aka Little Tunny, has created a hilariously helpful guide to distinguish …

Pets

Keita Sagaki reproduces classic paintings using hundreds of tiny manga characters

<b>(CNN) —</b> Leonardo da Vinci's "Mona Lisa" is one of the world's most reproduced and reinterpreted paintings -- but no one has done it quite like Japanese artist Keita Sagaki.<p>From a distance, Sagaki's replica looks like a pen-and-ink version of the original. But a closer inspection reveals that the …

Art

Kingdom Hearts 3 would look great with these worlds, from Naruto to Sonic

One fan is designing all our dream worlds<p><i>Kingdom Hearts 3</i>’s new worlds look great and all, especially the newly revealed <i>Monsters Inc.</i> one. But one artist has been modeling more ambitious crossovers that we wish Square Enix would consider adding into the long-overdue game, copyright entanglements be …

Anime

Build you own terrarium with Tom Dixon’s gorgeous glass vessels

Tom Dixon keeps on delighting us with his brilliant designs – from renovations of historic buildings to amazing lamps and even a brilliant IKEA …

Spread Valentine’s Day Love with Dr. Ian Malcolm and Jareth the Goblin King

Valentine’s Day is only ten days away, and it’s time to start thinking about cute and creative ways to show that special someone in your life you are …

Spider-Man Surprising Everyone With His Heroic Dance Moves Is Just What the Doctor Ordered

We know Spider-Man has some incredible acrobatic skills. But you’ve never seen him move like this.<p>An anonymous Spider-Man — fully dressed up in the …

Dance

Weird, Wonderful Photos From the Archives

While doing my job researching photos for various stories, I always come across more interesting images than I need, or photos that are unrelated to the story yet are still remarkable, strange, hilarious, or just great shots. The best of those, I’ve been tucking into a folder without a clear plan …

Foods Distorted Through Liquid and Glass in Photographs by Suzanne Saroff | Colossal

<p>In her ongoing series titled <i>Perspective</i>, photographer Suzanne Saroff creates fractured and skewed images of common foods as seen through vessels …

21 Bold Designer Sneakers That Will Get You Out of Style Hibernation

Provided you aren't facing the next Bomb Cyclone, there's nothing wrong with breaking out spring-season sneakers before spring actually hits. In fact, we'd highly recommend it. The season's optimistic colors and unexpected shapes are likely exactly what your wardrobe needs now that it's settled …

WATCH: Why Adding Milk To Your Scrambled Eggs Is a Mistake

Breakfast has long been touted as the most important meal of the day. Southern cooks readily agree, having great recipe collections for breakfast …

This Beautiful Gallery Is For Owl Lovers

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best photos showing any type of owl in the Only Owls Photo contest with chances to win a Sigma …

These Are the Coolest Backpacks Under $100

The essential accessory doesn't have to cost a fortune.<p>Backpacks might be rooted in function—namely, carrying around all of your goods—but they can make a big impact on your style, too. Whether you need it for the gym, for travel, or for lugging your laptop to work, we've got you covered. Here are …

The Indiana Jones Trilogy Looks Incredible in This Triptych Poster

Let’s say you’re a huge fan of the first three <i>Indiana Jones</i> movies. You’d love to put posters for all of them up on your wall, but simply don’t have …

51 Illegal Photos Of North Korea That Kim Jong Un Doesn’t Want You To See

Photographer Eric Lafforgue is one of the very lucky few that have had a chance to see what North Korea is really like. "Since 2008, I have ventured …

North Korea

How to Use a DSLR Camera Infographic

When you use a DSLR camera for the first time, it’s natural to be intimated by the sheer number of buttons and options. The manual might seem too …

Amazing Artist Carves Animals Crawling Out of Fallen Logs

In an ongoing series of sculptures, artist Mori (Moriyuki) Kono carves animals crawling out of fallen logs. Born in 1967 in Japan, the artist moved …

15 Superpowers That Look Awful On-Screen

The growing number of superhero movies and TV series means more heroes, more villains and a greater variety of super powers. Back in the day, only …