PHOTOS: Cars Stuck In Lake Baikal

On March 2, 2019 by Tim Newman

Lake Baikal in Russia is huge. In fact, as far as volume is concerned, it’s the biggest lake in the world. It holds 20 percent of all the unfrozen fresh surface water on...

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How Brazilian Culture Has Been Shaped by Africa

On November 24, 2018 by Tim Newman

Brazil, the largest country in South America and the 4th largest democracy in the world, is a melting pot in the truest of senses. The giant country boasts one of the most genetically...

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Ferdinand Keller: Bleak Magnificence

On November 3, 2018 by Tim Newman

Ferdinand Keller was born in 1842 in Karlsruhe, Germany. His father, who was a civil engineer, was awarded a contract designing infrastructure in Brazil in 1857. Ferdinand and his brother Franz accompanied him....

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People of Color in European Art History

On October 31, 2018 by Tim Newman

I’ve recently been reading a series of articles on race, racism, and the Middle Ages. They’re a fascinating read, and I recommend taking a look. The articles were written in response to the...

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100+ Writing Prompts To Reverse Writers’ Block

On June 26, 2018 by Tim Newman

I do a fair amount of writing as part of my day job — I know, it’s hard to believe that Lazer Horse doesn’t furnish me with a six-figure income, but that’s life....

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Listen To All Of Motörhead’s Songs At Once

On June 24, 2018 by Tim Newman

I’m assuming that you’ve never had the urge to listen to all of Motörhead’s songs at the same time. It’s not something that would cross most people’s minds. That’s one of the many...

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Do Treasures Still Exist Out There?

On June 8, 2018 by Muelo

Photo: David Bartus, CC0 License It’s one of the more adventurous fantasies you could dream up, the idea of following a dusty map into a far-flung exotic land only to find riches beyond belief. Throughout...

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Awesome Photos From Russia With Love: January 2018

On January 27, 2018 by Tim Newman

Good morning, good afternoon, and good evening. Welcome to January 2018’s version of Awesome Photos From Russia With Love. We’ve got a wide array of pleasures for you here today, including a potato...

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19 Turkish Album Covers From The 1970s

On January 13, 2018 by Tim Newman

I’ve been getting into Turkish pop from the 70s and 80s recently. When I say “getting into,” I mean I occasionally pop on a Spotify playlist that has some Turkish tunes from the...

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34 Relatively Amusing Christmas Pictures

On December 23, 2017 by Tim Newman

Christmas is a busy time of the year and I, for one, haven’t got time to write anything sensible or serious. It has been a long day, a long week, a long month,...

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