The premise behind the first “split portrait,” as I dubbed them, was to create an image that showed both the before and after stages of my annual haircut. The end result was a unique image that revealed more than just a newly shaved head,
It's difficult to capture electrical discharges on camera, especially if they last a few milliseconds and are 50-90 KM above the Earth's surface. In fact, "sprite lightning" wasn't captured until 1989.
My name is Mesut Kul and I am a Turkish artist who draws tiny pictures on various objects. Sometimes it is a butterfly wing, a rice grain, a feather and even a hair – the world’s smallest canvas.
The world is a pretty incredible place on a human-sized scale, but when you consider there's so much we aren't seeing? It gets even more amazing. Thanks to microscopes and macro photography, the smaller world has become increasingly visible to us. Now, as technology
As is true with everything fishy, you have to watch out for mercury, and a recent study in the Journal of Risk Research suggests that regularly eating sushi can post a significant risk to people from increased mercury exposure. It's disheartening that any benefit
Anamorphic art can only be seen in the reflection of a mirrored cylinder. Although the technique was created in the late Renaissance (16th century), artist like Jonty and István Orosz made it popular again. We’ve begun to see more and more of this type
Space is the greatest mystery and, even though it literally surrounds us, it's the one we ignore the most. When was the last time you sat around and pondered how you're sitting on a planet in the middle of the biggest "ocean" in existence?
German photographer Manuela Kulpa creates hauntingly beautiful artworks with endangered species from photographs taken at zoos and wildlife parks. With each stunningly beautiful image the viewer may feel as though they are peering into the soul of the subject. Manuela says, “my photos are
Snacking doesn’t have to be sinful, and today we’re going to show you why. We’ve rounded up 5 low calorie snacks that will keep your hunger at bay throughout the day and boost your health.
My name is Vainius and I’ve been obsessed with Light Art for over a year now. I use coconut, corks and suede to create lamps that dominate the room. Handcrafted lamps look like shiny jewels and light patterns make you want to stare at
Many recreational divers are quite content to remain at shallow levels exploring reefs and other interesting sea life. Some dive enthusiasts will attest to the desire to dive deeper to chart new unexplored places underwater and see things that have never been seen
A new report suggests that tiny marine algae may be able to evolve fast enough to cope with climate change, which would means some ocean life would be more resilient to rising temperatures and acidification than we thought.
Commissioned by the family of the late mountain climber Luca Vuerich, who died in an avalanche in 2010, this unusual prefab wood cabin by architect Giovanni Pesamosca is located on the Ceria-Merlone trail and has been offering a safe refuge for hiking nature lovers
Whatever your experience or location, in America there are so many hikes that you’ll always be faced with a tough choice as to which one you want to tackle. From swamps in the south to canyons in the west, via the spectacular southern
Instead of focusing on what TO bring on vacation, let’s shift the focus on what NOT to bring because let’s face it…we’ve all come home from a trip and said “I didn’t need that”. Often, while packing for our vacations we think of
My name is Adam Opris and I am a wedding and lifestyle photographer by day and underwater photographer by night. I am always trying to push the envelope and create art through people and their stories. I grew up in South Florida with a love
In response to seven fatal shark attacks over a three year time span, government officials in Western Australia (WA) implemented a cull. During a preliminary 13-week period from January to April this year, 172 sharks were caught on a series of baited drum lines.
The series puts both Miller’s exceptional photography and Malkovich’s masterful acting talents front and center. Miller gets each amazing portrait’s lighting, mood and composition down perfectly, while Malkovich replicates the subject’s emotions and expressions so perfectly that the photos become nearly indistinguishable, regardless of
Reading has been an essential part of our lives for thousands of years. There are various reasons why people read. Whether it is a restaurant menu, a newspaper article, a prayer booklet or the whole Epic of Gilgamesh, you can be sure that someone
Hopefully, none of our readers will take this as a sign that they can make fun of amputees – the fact that these amputees can put a funny and positive spin on their situation is great, but don’t assume that it’s an invitation for