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Man Quits His Job After Visiting Burning Man,  Spends 10+ Years Drawing In The Sand

Man Quits His Job After Visiting Burning Man, Spends 10+ Years Drawing In The Sand

Imagine if the art you spent hours making was destroyed soon after completion. For 44-year-old San Francisco-based artist Andres Amador, who creates sand-paintings up to 100,000 square feet (~35,000 sqmt) in size, this is a reality.

Imagine if the art you spent hours making was destroyed soon after completion. For 44-year-old San Francisco-based artist Andres Amador, who creates sand-paintings up to 100,000 square feet (~35,000 sqmt) in...

Mysterious Beach Patterns That Scientists Can’t Explain

Mysterious Beach Patterns That Scientists Can’t Explain

These mysterious beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps – and one reason they're mysterious is that scientists still aren't completely sure how they're formed.

These mysterious beach formations, like the ones spotted on a beach in Dorset, England, are called beach cusps – and one reason they're mysterious is that scientists still aren't completely sure...

I Collaborated With Snails To Create These Sand Drawings

I Collaborated With Snails To Create These Sand Drawings

began photographing those configurations by taking random photographs without looking through the viewfinder. Shortly thereafter I had the notion of choreographing them. I began to arrange them in simple geometric figures – lines, triangles, circles, placing them on virgin wet...

began photographing those configurations by taking random photographs without looking through the viewfinder. Shortly thereafter I had the notion of choreographing them. I began to arrange them in simple geometric...

Wind Turns Frozen Sand Into Alien Towers On Lake Michigan Shore

Wind Turns Frozen Sand Into Alien Towers On Lake Michigan Shore

Owing to a unique confluence of weather conditions, photographer Joshua Nowicki encountered an extraordinary sight when he went for a walk on the shore of Lake Michigan near the city of St. Joseph last weekend – bizarre towers of sand standing...

Owing to a unique confluence of weather conditions, photographer Joshua Nowicki encountered an extraordinary sight when he went for a walk on the shore of Lake Michigan near the city of...

Flowers Frozen in Time Inside Handmade Resin Bracelets

Flowers Frozen in Time Inside Handmade Resin Bracelets

There's something special about having actual pieces of bark and moss or dried flowers in your accessories. Sarah Smith, the Oregon-based artist behind Modern Flower Child, creates hand-made resin bracelets, bangles and earrings by forever preserving real feathers, flowers, seashells and...

There's something special about having actual pieces of bark and moss or dried flowers in your accessories. Sarah Smith, the Oregon-based artist behind Modern Flower Child, creates hand-made resin bracelets, bangles...

Living By The Sea, I Use Low Tide Beaches As Street Artists Would Use The Walls

Living By The Sea, I Use Low Tide Beaches As Street Artists Would Use The Walls

Living close to the sea, I use low tide beaches as street artists would use the walls. With a rake, I make sand drawings, sometimes optical and visual, searching for simple beauty, sometimes broadcasting a message which may be explicit and...

Living close to the sea, I use low tide beaches as street artists would use the walls. With a rake, I make sand drawings, sometimes optical and visual, searching for simple...

17 Of The Most Unusual Beaches Around The World

17 Of The Most Unusual Beaches Around The World

When someone says “beach” you probably think of yellow or white sand, rolling waves, bright sunlight and a beer or fruity cocktail. But beaches come in far more different shapes and colors than some of us might have expected. Here are...

When someone says “beach” you probably think of yellow or white sand, rolling waves, bright sunlight and a beer or fruity cocktail. But beaches come in far more different shapes and...

This Is How Sand Looks Magnified Up To 300 Times

This Is How Sand Looks Magnified Up To 300 Times

Comparing something to a grain of sand is usually supposed to mean that it's small or insignificant, but Dr. Gary Greenberg's microscopic photography aims to turn this stereotype on its head. His photographs of miniscule grains of sands reveal that each...

Comparing something to a grain of sand is usually supposed to mean that it's small or insignificant, but Dr. Gary Greenberg's microscopic photography aims to turn this stereotype on its head....