The most beautiful suicide
On May 1, 1947, Evelyn McHale leapt to her death from the observation deck of the Empire State Building. Photographer Robert Wiles
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Has the Big Bang theory been busted?
WHAT if we told you the Big Bang was a myth?
6 Scientific Discoveries That Laugh in the Face of Physics...
There exist special occasions where the universe up and does a magic trick that seems to be designed by an unjust, all-powerful entity dedicated to making scientists ask, 'What in the hell?'
Viking Treasure Hoard Uncovered In North Yorkshire
Although people alive at the time probably didn't appreciate the benefits to posterity of their contemporary troubles and wars, their efforts to hide and preserve those objects they considere...
06.06.2007 - Agonized pose tells of dinosaur death throes...
Agonized pose tells of dinosaur death throes
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Nature News Blog: Stunningly intact dinosaur fossil found...
The almost perfectly complete fossil of a young theropod dinosaur - including some preserved hair and skin - was unveiled yesterday by scientists from the Bavarian paleontological and geological collections (BSPG) in Munich, Germany. BSPG conservator...
Novartis "Reflections" Campaign
Commercial advertising photographer Tom Hussey photographed an award winning campaign for Novartis' Exelon Patch, a prescription medicine for the treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer's dementia. The highly conceptual photographs depicted an older ...
19 phantasmagorical animals by Ellen Jewett
Lissy Elle Dreams A Little Dream
is a young photographer with a big imagination. Her beautiful works transport you to lands faraway where anything can happen and magic is real.
How birds got their wings: Fossil data show scaling of limbs...
Birds originated from a group of small, meat-eating theropod dinosaurs called maniraptorans sometime around 150 million years ago. Recent findings from around the world show that many maniraptorans were very bird-like, with feathers, hollow bones, sm...
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Wow! History's most iconic photos in colour
Colour has an amazing power to bring the past to life, whether it's Abraham Lincoln's tie or a victorious kiss.
5 Colossal Cones: Biggest Volcanoes on Earth
Forged from layers of lava, monster volcanoes may hide undersea or loom over land. These giant cones are often gentle giants called shield volcanoes — broad, low volcanoes formed almost entirely from runny, low viscosity lava.
OLD PHOTOS of JAPAN: Ainu Chief 1920s
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71 BiG Walls - A Street Art Collection
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Hubble Telescope captures image of stars in whale's belly...
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In pictures: Indonesia peak erupts
10 Weirdest Asian Stories of 2008
2008 was quite an interesting year for us here at Weird Asia News. We launched our new redesign and took on some guest authors to help gather the strange and odd news happening throughout Asia. To kick of 2009 in style, we decided to post our 10 weir...
Luis V. Rey's Dinosaurs and Paleontology Art Gallery
Glass delusion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The was an external manifestation of a recorded in Europe in the late (15th to 17th centuries). People feared that they were made of glass "and therefore likely to shatter into pieces". One famous early sufferer was King who refused to allow peop...
Cygnus vs. Dragon: How 2 Private Spaceships Stack Up
An unmanned private space capsule is about to launch atop a rocket from Virginia on a trip to the International Space Station. SPACE.com compiled this handy cheat sheet to help you keep SpaceX's Dragon and Orbital Sciences' Cygnus straight.
This Rotating Moon Mosaic Is the Most Accurate You've Ever...
A streaming radio station and mood-based music discovery tool, Ghostly Discovery is a free app for the iPhone and iPod Touch that lets you listen to the Ghostly International and Spectral Sound catalogs (full songs, nothing less) and share your favor...
Talented Self-Taught Illustrator Doodles on Her Thighs
Kim Keever Landscapes
South Korea's growing credit problem
KURT VONNEGUT: The life of art
This is my second Kurt Vonnegut quote (). He just had such a gift for expressing the joy of living and creating into a few sentences that I was always going to adapt more than one of his. I'm trying to avoid double-ups this soon into the website bein...
Architectural Watercolors by Maja Wrońska
He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.
Strange Science: The Rocky Road to Modern Paleontology and...
A collection of misguided attempts to explain natural history, including honest and dishonest mistakes about dinosaurs, mammals, sea monsters and prehistoric beasts. Includes a timeline of important events, biographies of early scientists and artist...
Dinosaur Feathers Discovered in Canadian Amber
Today a group of paleontologists announced the results of an extensive study of several well-preserved dinosaur feathers encased in amber. Their work, which included samples from many stages in the evolution of feathers, bolstered the findings of oth...
14 Great Banksy Street Art Photos and Quotes!
We declare the world as our canvas
Incredible Living Painting With Realistic Body Paint
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US NSF - Advanced Computer Simulation Screensaver
To install the screen saver, right-click nsf_screensaver_setup.exe to download it to your computer. Then double-click the setup file and follow the instructions to install it. The Sett...
Nikon | THIS DAY
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Guides and References to Drawing Animated Facial Expressions...
Facial expressions are a form of nonverbal communication - according to Wikipedia. I couldn't agree more. It is perhaps one of the most important aspects of
How To Draw
How to Draw is a collection of tutorials that will teach you everything from perspective basics to shading chrome. Never picked up a pencil before?...
First-ever middleweight black hole
A middleweight black hole - with a mass perhaps 20,000 times that of our sun - has reveled itself to astronomers by as it feeds on a star that has come near it.
47 Mind-Blowing Psychological Facts You Should Know About...
You can't actually multitask, you're more susceptible to ads when you're sad, and other surprising facts.
Medieval Poison Ring Uncovered in Bulgaria
Archaeologists have discovered a ring with an inconspicuous cavity that they believe may have been used to hide poison for political murders in medieval Bulgaria.
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SHAPE THE HIVE - An Experiment In Interactive Collaboration...
Contribute to a massive, user-generated interactive art installation.
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How Do Diamonds Form?
Contrary to what many people believe, the diamond-forming process rarely, and perhaps never, involves coal.
Amazingly Creative Drawing Vs Photography
This wonderful work has done by a very talented Belgian painter, illustrator, portraitist, caricaturist and photographer Ben Heine. This creative artist was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He Studie
A sophisticated examination of teeth from 11 Neanderthal and early human fossils suggests that modern humans' slow development and long childhood are recent and unique to our own species, and may have given early humans an evolutionary advantage over...
17 Things You Should Know About DNA
Are you a living creature? Then, congratulations! You have DNA! That microscopic little building block of life that makes us all the same, but grants us with distinct differences. But for a common as DNA is, it can be a tough subject to understand. B...
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anthropology : Social anthropology -- Britannica Online...
"the science of humanity," which studies human beings in aspects ranging from the biology and evolutionary history of Homo sapiens to the features of society and culture that decisively distinguis...
The Universe Magnified
This is one of the most beautiful infographics we've ever seen: a high resolution view of different levels of the universe. Our favorite parts...
Alan S. Kennedy's Color/Language Project
Ana Somnia - lights out!
A whole world waits for you when you turn out the lights. In our dreams, lie childish figures, random shapes and half remembered memories. Each one is different yet somehow the same. Ana Somnia is a generative art project that emulates how we dream. ...
Unlikely: The Impossible and Improbable Objects of Giuseppe...
Eclipse of Mars' moons: Curiosity rover captures satellites...
The larger of the two moons, Phobos, passed in front of smaller Deimos on 1 August. The event was captured in a sequence of 41 photos.
The Best Science Fiction Books (According to Reddit)
Recently, someone for a list of the best science fiction books of all time. Being a fan of sci-fi, and wanting to expand my own reading list, I thought it would be helpful to tally the results and preserve them here for future reference.
Orangutan from Borneo photographed using a spear tool to fish...
Tool use among orangutans was first documented by Carel van Schaik. In 1994, Carel observed orangutans developing tools to help themselves eat, while conducting field work in Gunung Leuser National...
Necessity brings him here, not pleasure - but does it float...
A Visual Anthropology of the World's Last Living Nomads
From Morocco to Mongolia, or what we can learn about climate change from Inuit whale hunters. What is it about Dutch photographers that m
Koalas to the Max dot Com
Koalas to the Max, a site made with love by Vadim Ogievetsky for Annie Albagli
1X - Milky Way arched Night by Pignotti Maurizio
1x is an online photo gallery and social network. What makes 1x different is that every photo displayed has been hand picked by a curator.
Iain Macarthur | Escape Into Life
Iain Macarthur - My work is described as surreal and unique in its own way.
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Sell your art commission free. An online art community with free personal galleries! Post your artwork to the gallery, chat, and wander. Discover useful information and interesting people in our artist message board/art forum.
Juxtapoz Magazine - Map Paintings by Fernando Vicente
Somehow, it's hard to imagine that toilets can be different in different countries. Surely the way toilets are in my country is the way they must be everywhere? Well, a quick trip overseas will soon disabuse you of that notion. Even...
Aerial Views of Hyde Park Dig Site
This overview of the pit shows the catwalk and dams. The skeleton itself is mainly in the upper left quadrant of the image, with one tusk behind a dam below and to the left of the main skeleton. You can get some idea of the wet conditions; the green ...
Thomas Barbèy's astounding surrealism
Today, everyone's a photographer, grabbing their iPhones for a quick snap. Pictures are posted at a moment's notice on Facebook and Instagram, so there's
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Turns out, it *is* a river in Egypt
Piece of mind | ISS | Y'know, when you looked at maps of Egypt in school, you could see the Nile cutting through the desert, but you didn't get the real perspective of where the peop