Have you ever wondered why mermaids wear a clam shell bikini top instead of, say, a blouse? It's because the salt in the ocean water collects on clothing and then crystallizes, and after a while that blouse would look more like a salt sculpture than an article of clothing. Show More Summary
Israeli artist Sigalit Landau soaked the dress in the salty sea for three months, to stunning results.
It's worth its weight in salt
Twisted wedding dress inspiration, anyone? Israeli artist Sigalit Landau's series Salt Bride documents the transition of a black dress that spent three months submerged in the Dead Sea. SEE ALSO: ASOS has sent someone another pair of...Show More Summary
A photo posted by Marlborough Contemporary (@marlborough_contemporary) on Jul 27, 2016 at 6:41am PDT Israeli artist Sigalit Landau has created “Salt Bride“, a remarkable underwater photo series that shows the amazing transformation of a traditional early-20th century, traditional Chasidic black dress as it steeped in the hypersaline waters of the Dead Sea since 2014. The […]
As the lowest and one of the saltiest places on Earth, the Dead Sea plays host to hordes of tourists and the production of nutrient rich skincare. For two months in 2014, it was also home to a dress, weighted down and submerged in its...Show More Summary
Maybe it's way the demo is tuned, maybe it's the fact I'm watching someone simply playing it well - but despite a vast sea of zombies on screen, Dead Rising 4 never once conveys danger. It's an odd feeling, especially when Dead Rising 4 squeezes more of the undead into your view than ever before. Show More Summary
Salt crystals not only changed the color of the dress, but added hundreds of pounds to its weight.
Israeli artist Sigalit Landau submerged a black dress in the Dead Sea in 2014 as part of an eight-part photo series entitled Salt Bride. Every three months she would take a photo of the dress as it gradually become covered in salt crystals until, two years later, it was completely coated in white. Show More Summary
Israeli photographer Sigalit Landau submerged the gown in the Dead Sea for three months.
Microsoft has a ton of Xbox exclusives in the pipeline. Gears of War 4, ReCore, Dead Rising 4, Sea of Thieves, Forza Horizon 3 -- the list goes on. Here at Gamescom, we've been speaking to the developers behind each title, listening to their pitches and, in some instances, going hands-on. Show More Summary
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Press release for publication of 1st volume of Publications of Museum of the Bible (Brill): "13 Dead Sea Scroll fragments"
An alleged discovery of freshwater pools along the shores of the Dead Sea – which borders Jordan, Israel and the West Bank – has some people claiming the fulfillment of biblical end times prophecy, while others – including Messianic Jews and Christian scholars – dispute the claim.
If you pulled a muscle working out, your grandmother probably told you to take a bath in Epsom salt. First, you may be wondering, what exactly is Epson salt? It is not the same particle as the stuff you sprinkle on food or Dead Sea salt. Show More Summary