Victor Vetancourt

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Takashi Murakami's 'Land Of The Dead' Lives Up To Its Terrifying Name

"Good artists copy," goes the saying, supposedly uttered by Picasso, "and great artists steal." The Japanese artist Takashi Murakami seems to have taken the quote as a directive. His latest, psychedelic exhibit, "In the Land of the Dead, Stepping on the Tail of a Rainbow," borrows liberally from …

Golden Gate Bridge builders ate special meals to prevent dizziness

Building the Golden Gate Bridge<p>1.2 million steel rivets and one helluva net<p>1935<p>Nov. 1934<p>1935<p>Strong tides, swirling currents, deep water, strong winds …

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7 Unexpected Cuts of Meat You Should Grill This Summer

Cheaper, tastier, and more sustainable options for your summer of backyard BBQs. Just add a nice cold beverage.<p>Recently, Bryan Mayer offered up a set of New Rules for Grilling, a delicious primer on how to improve your BBQ game. But what, specifically, are you supposed to grill with your newfound …

Pixar's 22 Rules of Storytelling

Pixar’s Rules of Storytelling were originally tweeted by Emma Coats, Pixar’s Story Artist. Number 9 on the list – When you’re stuck, make a list of …

3 Big Brands Unite In 1 Unusual Spot For Early Autism Detection

A new campaign creates a single commercial for Autism Speaks, using three seemingly ordinary spots for Campbell’s, Band-Aid, and AT&T.<p>An autism diagnosis doesn’t have to be devastating, especially if made early. To raise awareness for that early detection and to mark World Autism Awareness month, …

Goodbye Twitter fridges, hello 3D-printed food

At CES 2014, the smartest home appliances aren't smart at all<p>CES has long been the best place in the world to find a bunch of insane and impractical home appliances. Last year saw the category reach its drunk-on-tech nadir, best exemplified by Samsung's incongruous efforts to push Evernote onto …

Flash Mob Performs The 'Peanuts' Christmas Song IRL, And It's Incredible

"The Charlie Brown Christmas Song" is up there with eggnog and yuletide cheer, as far as Christmas traditions are concerned. So when we saw that a flash mob had reenacted the iconic number in New York City, we nearly jumped for joy.<p>Yes, enthusiastic individuals dressed as Snoopy and the gang …

OMG, I Want This House: Fabulous Homes From Paris to Sao Paulo (PHOTOS)

Home Envy<p>A lap pool? Pollock-themed bedroom? Yes, please! See envy-inspiring designs from Interiors Now.<p>08.23.13 1:36 PM ET<p>Richard Powers; Courtesy …

Handmade Fantasy Creatures Sculpted by Ellen Jewett

• Petal deer<br>• The Fox’s Curiosity<br>• Lady Coyote<br>• Octopus with fish