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Tiger Is Still Friends with Goat Who Was Given to Him as Live Food Months Ago

Amur the tiger and Timur the goat (who was initially meant to be Amur's live food) became fast friends in late November and—despite what many predicted—the two are still amicably living together. At Russia's Far East Safari Park, the uncommon duo spend their time playing with one another as they …

2015 Travel Photography That Will Knock You Socks Off

It seems that each year another publication starts a new travel photo contest. It is not much of a surprise. Travel photos are beautiful, exotic, and …

A Mesmerizing Look Inside America’s Textile Factories and Mills

NY-based photographer Chris Payne’s latest work <i>Textiles</i> takes us behind the doors of America’s textile industry. To highlight the roots of this …

Disturbing Vintage Medical Illustrations That Will Shock You

Back in the 19th century (long before any form of multimedia existed) the principles and practices of surgery had to be illustrated to help educate …

Medicine

10 Rule-Breaking Decor Moves that Worked

(Image credit: Inside Closet)<p>Whether we're aware of them or not, we all make certain assumptions about how our homes should look, and how they should …

Home Decorating

Brilliantly Patterned Jewelry Made from Layers of Cut Colored Pencils

Czech Republic-based jewelry designer Anna Curlejov of Carbickov transforms colored pencils into whimsical brooches, necklaces, and earrings. She does this by mixing different parts of the pencils to produce brilliant, colorful layers: the ends, when halved, create a honeycomb-like pattern; and …

At $80k, B&O’s BeoLab 90 speakers cost as much as a work of art, then again they look like one too -

If anyone could make state-of-the-art speaker technology look like high-end art, Bang & Olufsen (B&O) seem like just the people who could put it …

Three-Dimensional Human Collages Encased in Layers of Glass

Brooklyn-based contemporary artist Dustin Yellin has received worldwide recognition for his technique to creating large-scale, fantastical collages encased within layers of glass. <i>Psychogeographies</i>, his newest exhibition commissioned by the New York City Ballet for the annual Art series, is a …

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

Top 10 Places To See The Northern Lights

Every traveler's bucket list should include viewing the northern lights, also known as aurora borealis, one of nature's most spectacular phenomena. And while scientists predicted that December 2013 would be the peak of the current solar cycle, and thus the best time to see the northern lights, …

Fresh Wooden Furniture Inspired by Scotland Summers

Bothy is a fresh new line of wood furniture from Caledonia Silva Woodwork & Design, located in Victoria, BC. It was inspired by the designer Oliver …

Aluminum And Wood Furniture | By Hilla Shamia

Israel-based industrial designer Hilla Shamia has created a beautiful collection of Aluminum and Wood fusion furniture. The unusual combination is …

Striking Photos of Paris Highlight the City's Spectacular Boulevards and Architecture

Fascinated by geometry and symmetry, Hungarian photographer Zsolt Hlinka highlights the lines, shapes, and patterns of Paris in his striking photos of the French capital. From different vantage points, including street perspectives and bird's-eye views, Hlinka draws attention to the impressive …

Donald Trump’s newest media brawl

This time the controversy centers around Univision’s Jorge Ramos.<p>DUBUQUE, Iowa — The Univision anchor in the front row of Donald Trump’s pre-rally news conference in Iowa on Tuesday night piped up to ask a question as the Q&A began.<p>Then Jorge Ramos quickly became the surprise star of the news …

Improve Concentration: 12 Exercises to Improve Your Concentration | The Art of Manliness

<i>Does your mind flit from one thing to another? Do you have trouble focusing on something for more than a few minutes? Do you consequently have a</i> …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Pathfinder 4x4 roof tent pops up via remote control

Roof tents in general offer fast, straightforward set-up, a nice alternative to the lengthy pitching processes involved with some of the more …

Eye-Popping Works of Street Art Made Using Masking Tape

Unlike other street artists, Buff Diss‘s medium of choice for decorating crumbling walls, the sides of old buildings, and asphalt roads with eye-popping art is masking tape. Treating the city as his canvas, the Australian artist creates strikingly unique street illustrations ranging in subject …

Iranian Artist's Mirror Installations Symbolize the Relationship Between Humans and Nature

Iranian artist Shirin Abedinirad explores complex human issues and relationships through her intriguing exhibitions and symbolic performances. Abedinirad's <i>Evocation</i> and <i>Heaven on Earth</i> installations each focus on one of these distinct connections, examining how human beings connect to Mother …

Scratch-Off World Map is a Unique Way to Document Your Travels

If you fancy yourself a world traveler, then the Art. Lebedev Studio has the atlas for you. They created the <i>I Was Here</i> scratch-off world map as a unique way to track the places you've been. The poster-sized product is printed with every country hidden underneath a layer of silver paint. Simply use …

Animal Tattoos Obscured with Colorful Glitches by Lesha Lauz

Russian artist Lesha Lauz, aka Alexey, creates colorful tattoos that are fit for our digital age. He combines vibrantly-hued animals and obscures parts of their portraits with pixels. The permanent body art is reminiscent of when an image doesn't load correctly, and it's something we're probably …

I Heart My National Park: Olympic

Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled condition and outstanding …

National Parks

Lose Yourself in a Coded World of Patterns and Geometry

Repetition is a form of expression in the screen-piercing static and animated works of creative coder Alka Cappellazzo.<p><i>PI, Alka Cappellazzo. Courtesy the artist</i><p><i>A version of this article originally appeared on The Creators Project Italy.</i><p>The pattern is the repetition of a graphic, a structure, an …

The odd thing that happens when injustice benefits you

It stings when life’s not fair – but what happens if it means we profit? As Tom Stafford writes, some people may perform unexpected self-sabotage.<p>Frans de Waal, a professor of primate behaviour at Emory University, is the unlikely star of a viral video. His academic's physique, grey jumper and …

Stackable Glass Coasters Separate the Brain Into 3D Specimen

Curious about the brain? Now you can learn about it with your everyday home decor. ThinkGeek created a 10-piece set of <i>Brain Specimen Coasters</i> that separates the organ into thin slices. Each part is printed on a four-inch clear glass coaster, and they form a complete three-dimensional brain when …

More Fantastic Doodles of Characters Living in Skylines by Thomas Lamadieu

Illustrator Thomas Lamadieu looks at blank space and fill it in with imagination. The French artist, previously featured here and here, is back with more whimsical drawings of imaginary sky inhabitants. Lamadieu takes photos of the tops of buildings and transforms them with his own creative …