24. 01. 2015
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Burst Water Main In Dudinka Ruins Resident’s Lives

The town of Dudinka, Russia recently had a pretty major burst water pipe during a cold snap. The leak was left unattended, which I suppose is fair enough, you don’t want a total soaking...

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24. 01. 2015
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5 Minerals You Didn’t Know You Used Everyday

One things for sure, modern life is complicated. There’s a load of stuff that we use each and every day that we hardly even notice anymore. How do they put bristles in a...

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24. 01. 2015
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Gyandromorphs: Half Male, Half Female

Gyandromorphs are animals which have done a genetic woopsie whilst building their bodies and accidentally made part of themselves male and part female. Gyandromorphism can effect a number of species, most commonly (and obviously) in butterflies, but...

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18. 01. 2015
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Physiologus: Medieval Animal Art

The Physiologus is an ancient text, written somewhere between the 1st and 4th centuries AD. The book features animals, mythical and real, giving short stories for each illustrating their general characteristics and leaving the reader...

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16. 01. 2015
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Cool Infographic Showing Relative Sizes Of Sea Creatures

Source:LiveScience

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10. 01. 2015
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The Handsome Moustache Toad

The Emei moustache toad or Taosze spiny toad (Leptobrachium boringii) is found in the Sichuan, Guizhou, and Hunan provinces of China. They only breed in slow-flowing streams surrounded by forest, cultivated fields, and grassland. The origin of...

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10. 01. 2015
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Haley Morris-Cafiero’s Wait Watchers

Haley Morris-Cafiero‘s Wait Watchers are a series of photos designed to punch a hole in those punching holes. She turns the attention away from the stairee and places it back on the starer. A few...

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10. 01. 2015
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Jean Bourdichon: An Unsung Master Of The Middle Ages

Jean Bourdichon (1457 or 1459 – 1521) was a miniature painter and manuscript illuminator at the court of France between the end of the 15th century and the start of the 16th. He...

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09. 01. 2015
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Emma Fay’s Amazing Wildlife Body Painting

Emma Fay has an impressive talent. It’s a bit odd and perhaps not all that useful (that’s a bit rich coming from me), but it certainly is a skill. She turns humans into...

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09. 01. 2015
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Nicky Bay’s Incredible Insect Photography

Nick Bay has been photographing insects for many years and has honed his craft: he manages to make creepy crawlies look… dare I say it… beautiful. He spends his time hanging out in...

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