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Fox Spotted Napping On Second Story Window Ledge In London

Fox Spotted Napping On Second Story Window Ledge In London

This sleeping fox was spotted by London resident, author, and editor Rachel Johnson. While it's difficult to come across a sleeping fox anywhere, it's particularly unusual to find one napping on the second story window ledge in Notting Hill! The sighting...

This sleeping fox was spotted by London resident, author, and editor Rachel Johnson. While it's difficult to come across a sleeping fox anywhere, it's particularly unusual to find one napping on...

Hypnotizing Translucent Waves In 19th Century Russian Paintings Capture The Raw Power Of The Sea

Hypnotizing Translucent Waves In 19th Century Russian Paintings Capture The Raw Power Of The Sea

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky loved painting the sea. A Crimean native, he was born in Feodosia, a port town, and thus had great waters as a constant companion. This 19th century Russian Armenian painter had real knack for depicting waves. Light and...

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky loved painting the sea. A Crimean native, he was born in Feodosia, a port town, and thus had great waters as a constant companion. This 19th century Russian...

This Barber Gives Free Haircuts To Children Who Read To Him

This Barber Gives Free Haircuts To Children Who Read To Him

It's almost time to go back to school, and for many young students, especially those who find reading difficult, it can be very stressful. That's why, as part of the Back to School Bash in Comiskey Park, Iowa, local barber Courtney...

It's almost time to go back to school, and for many young students, especially those who find reading difficult, it can be very stressful. That's why, as part of the Back...

Teen With Down Syndrome Will Walk At New York Fashion Week

Teen With Down Syndrome Will Walk At New York Fashion Week

When we last wrote about Madeline Stuart, the 18-year-old Australian model with Down syndrome, she had just landed her first major modeling contract. Now, this talented young lady has announced that she's going to walk in the New York Fashion Week...

When we last wrote about Madeline Stuart, the 18-year-old Australian model with Down syndrome, she had just landed her first major modeling contract. Now, this talented young lady has announced that...

These Architects Are Crowdfunding To Build Real “Lord Of The Rings” City

These Architects Are Crowdfunding To Build Real “Lord Of The Rings” City

Crowdfunding has made the impossible possible, and these hard-core “Lord of the Rings” fans aspire to do just that, by raising $2.82 billion USD to build a full sized replica of the city Minas Tirith. The project is being planned by...

Crowdfunding has made the impossible possible, and these hard-core “Lord of the Rings” fans aspire to do just that, by raising $2.82 billion USD to build a full sized replica of...

Just Leaders: Creepy Illustrations Of Notorious Leaders By Gunduz Agayev

Just Leaders: Creepy Illustrations Of Notorious Leaders By Gunduz Agayev

Having created such famous series of illustrations as "Holy Selfie" and "Global Police", painter Gunduz Agayev comes back with his new work called "Just Leaders". In these series you will find many notorious world leaders like Libya's Muammar Haddafi or Russia's Vladimir...

Having created such famous series of illustrations as "Holy Selfie" and "Global Police", painter Gunduz Agayev comes back with his new work called "Just Leaders". In these series you will find many...

Bedding Showing The Layers Of The Earth Will Bury You In Awesomeness

Bedding Showing The Layers Of The Earth Will Bury You In Awesomeness

Geology is a topic that puts many to sleep, so perhaps it's fitting that retailer Land of Nod has created a bedding set featuring the different layers of the Earth. Aptly named “To the Center of Bedding,” these dirty blankets come...

Geology is a topic that puts many to sleep, so perhaps it's fitting that retailer Land of Nod has created a bedding set featuring the different layers of the Earth. Aptly...

15 Illustrated Truths About Cats

15 Illustrated Truths About Cats

Cats are amazing creatures that can both brighten your life and turn it into a complete hell. The way they treat you like you're nothing is so annoying but you can't help loving them! Because they are cats and they're fluffy...

Cats are amazing creatures that can both brighten your life and turn it into a complete hell. The way they treat you like you're nothing is so annoying but you can't...

I Hand Cut Thousands Of Paper Strips To Make Paper Carpets

I Hand Cut Thousands Of Paper Strips To Make Paper Carpets

I make paper carpet installations. I was inspired by my desire to do something new with a simple material like paper. This unique technique involves hand cutting thousands of strips of paper and twisting them tightly around a thin wire to...

I make paper carpet installations. I was inspired by my desire to do something new with a simple material like paper. This unique technique involves hand cutting thousands of strips of...

15+ Soldiers And Cats Who Became Best Friends Overseas

15+ Soldiers And Cats Who Became Best Friends Overseas

“Tour pets” are not uncommon in times of war. From my own experience serving in Afghanistan, many platoons and sections adopted local dogs or cats to have as mascots, or for the moral support that they provided. In our case, we...

“Tour pets” are not uncommon in times of war. From my own experience serving in Afghanistan, many platoons and sections adopted local dogs or cats to have as mascots, or for...

I Accidentally Captured The ISS While Shooting My Friend

I Accidentally Captured The ISS While Shooting My Friend

Last Saturday, Perseiden storms were predicted for that upcoming night so I planned to go out shooting with a friend. The sky in the evening was crystal clear so it was a perfect opportunity. This actually does not happen a lot...

Last Saturday, Perseiden storms were predicted for that upcoming night so I planned to go out shooting with a friend. The sky in the evening was crystal clear so it was...

I’m An Architect And I Escape Urban World By Watercoloring Birds

I’m An Architect And I Escape Urban World By Watercoloring Birds

Birds are beautiful, full of grace and elegance. They have always fascinated me, so I became an illustrator of animals, in particular birds. Despite the fact that every day I work as an architect, I always return to painting nature.

Birds are beautiful, full of grace and elegance. They have always fascinated me, so I became an illustrator of animals, in particular birds. Despite the fact that every day I work as...

Two Cows Explain Economics Better Than Any Class

Two Cows Explain Economics Better Than Any Class

Orators of old used metaphors, similes, and analogies to persuade their listeners and to get a point across. These days, we have the internet meme and infographic to explain complex ideas through a simple and often humorous image.

Orators of old used metaphors, similes, and analogies to persuade their listeners and to get a point across. These days, we have the internet meme and infographic to explain complex ideas...

Laptop Scratching Post Lets Your Cat Work On A Computer Without Destroying Yours

Laptop Scratching Post Lets Your Cat Work On A Computer Without Destroying Yours

Cats hate it when their humans use a computer because it distract them from their primary purpose: serving their cat. What's a hoomin to do? This cat scratch laptop is an innovative solution from Suck.Uk: a cheap, disposable, cardboard scratching post...

Cats hate it when their humans use a computer because it distract them from their primary purpose: serving their cat. What's a hoomin to do? This cat scratch laptop is an...

Unusual Friendship Between Wolf And Bear Documented By Finnish Photographer

Unusual Friendship Between Wolf And Bear Documented By Finnish Photographer

“It's very unusual to see a bear and a wolf getting on like this” says Finnish photographer Lassi Rautiainen, 56, who took these surprising photos. The female grey wolf and male brown were spotted every night for ten days straight, spending...

“It's very unusual to see a bear and a wolf getting on like this” says Finnish photographer Lassi Rautiainen, 56, who took these surprising photos. The female grey wolf and male...

15+ Hilarious Products From China And Countries That Don’t Care About Trademarks

15+ Hilarious Products From China And Countries That Don’t Care About Trademarks

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, although certain patent lawyers might disagree. Despite this phrase being uttered by the English cleric Charles Caleb Colton sometime in the 19th century, patent law has been in existence since at least 500 B.C.E....

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, although certain patent lawyers might disagree. Despite this phrase being uttered by the English cleric Charles Caleb Colton sometime in the 19th century, patent...

Perfect Imperfection: Photographer Documents The Beauty Of Animals With Disabilities

Perfect Imperfection: Photographer Documents The Beauty Of Animals With Disabilities

From dogs with three legs, to cats born without eyes, Perfect Imperfection celebrates the intrinsic beauty of animals who have overcome adversity and adapted to a physical impairment. Photographed with care and sensitivity by leading Australian animal photographer, Alex Cearns of Houndstooth...

From dogs with three legs, to cats born without eyes, Perfect Imperfection celebrates the intrinsic beauty of animals who have overcome adversity and adapted to a physical impairment. Photographed with care and...

How To Get To Work On Time

How To Get To Work On Time

Don't you just love those mornings when you wake up early enough to slowly enjoy your morning coffee? You don't because that never happens. For most of us our main goal is to at least get to work on time and...

Don't you just love those mornings when you wake up early enough to slowly enjoy your morning coffee? You don't because that never happens. For most of us our main goal...