Creepiest Magic Show Evar

One of the things that impresses me about magicians, especially in this day and age, is how they are able to use the trappings of showbiz to make their own show a completely unique experience, even if the tricks and illusions are not new. This young woman gave an absolutely incredible performance on Asia’s Got […]

Newborn At 24

Recent technological advances have led to some amazing childbirth stories, but none quite like the story of Emma Wren, a baby girl who was born in Knoxville, Tennessee on November 25th. What makes her birth so unique? She is a lot older than she looks; prior to her birth last month, she was an […]

Monday Night Mashup - 2017 Movie Trailers

From YouTuber Sleepy Skunk, an incredible six-minute mashup of all the movies/movie trailers from the entire year. Call it a year-end highlights reel, if you will. Enjoy:

Under The Milky Way Tonight

Suren Manvelyan is an Armenian astronomy and physics professor, as well as a very talented photographer. His latest project is taking pictures of Armenia’s rural landscape at night. The result is a breathtaking look at a rarely-explored part of the world.

Harichavank Monastary:

Digital Magician

This guy’s vines are great. Some very clever digital trickery.

Wednesday Open Thread

Balinese swim resort.

No, it’s not flooded – there’s a swimming pool that runs by the back door of each room.

Monday Open Thread

Scuba diving near oil rig legs

Now that would be an amazing dive.

Sunday Open Thread

This is probably my favorite Christmas light display of all time. The way the lights sync up with the sound effects and John Williams’ music…epic.

America The Beautiful

Photographer Jonathan Irish and his girlfriend Stefanie Payne have taken a year off from their lives to visit all 59 national parks in the United States, in what they’ve dubbed The Greatest American Road Trip. Thus far they’ve visited 39 states and about half of the nation’s parks – including the six least-visited ones in […]

Black Lies (Sadly) Matter

From filmmaker Pheim McAleer. Caution, trolls and other assorted id’jut-fools: facts contained herein:

Dear Friends,

Greetings from Ireland. We are here on vacation but had to write to you when we saw the news about Baton Rouge. From here it’s difficult to get full details on the shooting but it seems like another “Black Lives […]