Autism is a poorly-understood neurological disorder that can impair an individual’s ability to engage in various social interactions. But little 5-year-old Iris Grace in the UK is an excellent example of the unexpected gifts that autism can also grant – her exceptional focus and
Janine, a bride-to-be whose fiance, Johnny, died unexpectedly only 52 days before their wedding, has become a beautiful example of human emotional resilience and hope. As part of her effort to cope with her loss, she scheduled a bittersweet memorial photoshoot in Mexico’s Riviera
Various views of the total lunar eclipse of a Blood Moon from locations around the globe on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014.
The Azores is made up of 9 major islands that are spread out along the North Atlantic Ocean, 845 miles west of mainland Portugal and about 1195 miles east of Newfoundland.
A bike that runs on bacon grease will cross America.
The 25th Human Tower Competition took place in Tarragona, Spain, on October 5, 2014. The tradition of building human towers or “castells” dates back to the 18th century and “colles” or teams compete to build the tallest and most complicated towers.
Featherwork is an incredibly humbling media. The feathers splice, buckle, splinter and shred under the weight of paint. Layering them in my multi-feather formations is even more difficult to execute, as you have layers of light, airy, thinly threaded buoyancy.
If you don’t already know it’s worth mentioning: Scotland isn’t a big place. It could fit into Canada 127 times, and if it were a US state it would rank 11thsmallest, sandwiched between West Virginia and South Carolina, but by no means
Music and technology enthusiasts Wenqing Yan and Victoria Hu have created possibly the cutest headphones ever – their cat-ear-like design will turn you into a cat! Although these flashing headphones are only a prototype, they’re just a step away from being mass produced. Axent Wear
If you felt cheated when the Buell 1125 went out of production in 2010, you’re in luck. You can now buy a factory-fresh superbike based on the 1125—and it looks like a machine straight out of The Dark Knight. The Buell 1125 cost $11,695
Fed up with litterers, one anonymous vigilante in what we can only assume is Russia has taken matters into her own hands (quite literally) by becoming a motorcycle-riding litter-busting crime fighter. When she sees a driver throw trash out of their window, she picks
Thea (12) is Norway’s first child bride. The young girl walked down the aisle on Saturday October 11, to meet her 37 years old husband to be. Being Norway’s first official child wedding, the event has sparked an outcry of reactions from the public.
Don’t know about you guys, but we just love looking at things really close up! Some of you probably remember Looking at the World through a Microscope (Part I) and 20 Incredible Eye Macros, however this time let’s take a look at extreme close-ups
Have you ever noticed that when people are in their cars they seem to forget they’re still in a public place? A similar phenomenon seems to happen when people are on airplanes as well. Flight attendants have a little inside saying: “When you check
Chicago…Chi-Town…The Windy City, whatever you call it, it’s a city like no other. With a vibrant arts scene, diverse population and a live music scene that’ll impress even the harshest critics, it’s no wonder this city is also home to some amazing and unique
There is a chemical in butter flavored microwave popcorn that could put your health in considerable danger. Oh no.
Back in 1777, German physicist Professor Georg Lichtenberg made a curious discovery; when dust in the air settled on electrically charged plates, beautiful tree-like “dust figures” formed. Lichtenberg believed that these figures showed the motion of the electric field.
Jay Leno's collection, estimated to include about 150 cars and motorcycles, ranges from daily drivers to Smithsonian-worthy pieces.
Active regions on the sun combined to look something like a jack-o-lantern’s face on Oct. 8, 2014. The active regions appear brighter because those are areas that emit more light and energy — markers of an intense and complex set of magnetic fields hovering
Cape Town-based artist Lorraine Loots took up a remarkable 365-day challenge: to create a miniature painting every single day for an entire year. The artist began her challenge in the beginning of 2013 and, after enjoying the routine of her successful challenge, she decided