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What Happens to Airports When They’re Abandoned?

Here’s a fascinating look, mostly in pictures, at The Tattered, Haunting Remains of Abandoned Airports. (Not JFK’s Terminal 2) There’s a pictorial of Nicosia International Airport in Cyprus, which ceased operations with the Turkish invasion of 1974 and Yasser Arafat International Airport in the Gaza Strip, operational from 1998 to 2001. Show More Summary

How To: Carve A Box Of Money Out Of A Block Of Wood

7 months agoOdd : Geekologie

Note: Larger version HERE in case you want to print it out and make out with it like you do all those Jennifer Lawrence pictures you find online. This is a pictorial of the process that New York sculptor Randall Rosenthal uses to carve a box of money out of a block of wood. Show More Summary

Coming Attractions: Detroit, The Movie

(Steven Hayward) We’ve periodically featured pictorials of Detroit–the city run (into the ground) by Democrats for the last 50-plus years–in our Week in Pictures item, but I’m happy to note the forthcoming premier of a documentary by...Show More Summary

"For me, pictures like this are so troubling because they ask core questions about the contradictory nature of photography."

"On the one hand, the photo is a tremendously disturbing representation of evil and chaos." On the other, it is such a perfect and unique example of this evil that it transcends the constant, predictable, numbing pictorial representations of equal or greater violence that usually just slip away unseen. Show More Summary

Vintage Yoga Pictures

Actress Athene Seyler attempts to contort her body, in a scene from the show, “Skin Deep”. (Photo by Sasha/Getty Images). Circa 1928 James Hay-Kellie demonstrating yoga positions. (Photo by Tunbridge-Sedgwick Pictorial Press/Getty Images). Circa 1940 See more »

Feedie: an app that shares food pictorially and literally

A lot of people use the iPhone, to take pictures of their food, and share the pictures on Twitter and Facebook. Sharing photos of your meals online has become a phenomenon and you probably have several friends who participate in this trend. But what if you can actually make a difference for a great cause by […]

Back of pack health warnings make little impact on teen smokers

Back of pack picture or text warnings depicting the dangers of smoking, make little impact on teen smokers, particularly those who smoke regularly, suggests research published online in Tobacco Control. Pictorial warnings work better...Show More Summary

Celtics Point Guard Arrested For Domestic Violence: Pictorial Of Victim Deann Smith [Video]

Celtics forward Jared Sullinger is facing domestic assault charges after an incident with his girlfriend, according to police. Jared was also put on blast wearing a dress about a year ago… Turn the pages to see the pictures of his

The Weiner in Pictures: Special Bonus Pictorial

(Steven Hayward) NO WAY.  I wouldn’t really do that.  We’re Power Line, not Gawker, or Mocker, or Schlocker, or whatever site would actually reproduce the tweets of Weiner’s weiner.  But there have been so many good cartoons coming our way since “The Week in Pictures” posted yesterday that it seemed to me a supplemental post was justified. Show More Summary

Pictorial Party: Engagement Photos

I feel like this post should be titled something like “LOOK AT ME. I HAVE TONS OF PICTURES OF MYSELF AND YOU SHOULD LOOK AT THEM.” I mean, I know it was really helpful for me to look at other…

Under Attack! Kris Jenner Responds To Charges She Exploits Her Family

Kris Jenner gets 10 percent of what her daughters make, negotiated Kim‘s nude pictorial debut and the pictures of her first grandchild — so what? “She’s not perfect… READ ON

"Hilma af Klint: A Pioneer of Abstraction" opens at Moderna Museet in Stockholm

2 years agoArts : Artdaily

One hundred years ago, Hilma af Klint painted pictures for the future. By 1906, she had developed an abstract pictorial imagery ? some years before artists such as Kandinsky, Malevich and Mondrian. Moderna Museet is celebrating Hilma af Klint as a pioneer of abstract art and one of Sweden?s greatest artists. Show More Summary

THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE: A Pictorial Of Two Squirrels Caught In An Epic Battle Over The Same Peanut

2 years agoOdd : Geekologie

Because why work for your own nut when you can steal somebody else's, these are six pictures captured by photographer Andre Morozov documenting the battle between two squirrels over the same peanut in Ontario's Royal Botanical Garden. Show More Summary

Floor Tiles from Cleve Abbey in Somerset, England

Here are some pictures of 13th century tiles from Cleeve Abbey in England. They are a combination of geometric and pictorial designs. The latter employing heraldic and literary themes rather than scriptural. The form will be familiar...Show More Summary

Pictorial Health Warnings On Cigarette Packaging Make An Impact On Hard-To-Reach Smokers

Health warning labels (HWLs) on cigarette packages that use pictures to show the health consequences of smoking are effective in reaching adult smokers, according to the results of a new study published in the December issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. Show More Summary

Floor tiles from Cleeve Abbey in Somerset, England

Here are some pictures of 13th century tiles from Cleeve Abbey in England. They are a combination of geometric and pictorial designs. The latter employing heraldic and literary themes rather than scriptural. The form will be familiar...Show More Summary

Mila Kunis Threatened Over Refusal To Do Provocative Pictorial

OMG! Mila Kunis really opened up to Esquire magazine (which named her the Sexiest Woman Alive). Mila admitted she didn’t feel comfortable posing for provocative pictures for every magazine and shared what happened when she refused to do a photoshoot … Continue reading »

Daniele Buetti's "oh boy oh boy" opens at Bernhard Knaus Fine Art in Frankfurt

2 years agoArts : Artdaily

FRANKFURT.- The pictures of this series are reminiscent of early mosaics as well as of coloured glass windows. The artist sets these associations deliberately with strong links to pictorial traditions on the one hand and to motives which are imprinted on our cultural memory on the other. Show More Summary

The Praying Mantis Life Cycle in Pictures

Praying mantises are often lovely to look at and quite fascinating creatures, as this pictorial journey through the praying mantis life cycle proves. This is just a brief summary, please visit Environmental Graffiti to see the full, formatted version of the article

June 2012 in pictures

2 years agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

So June is no more, here’s a quick pictorial look back. If you’ve got images of Canberra you want to share with the world email them in to images@the-riotact.com.

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