The Best of Lost At E Minor

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This building looks like a crumpled piece of discarded paper but its design is inspired by something else altogether

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By Kenny Ong in Architecture on Wednesday 17 December 2014

Love it or hate it, this piece of crumpled paper of a building will definitely stop you in your tracks. Housing the UT Sydney Business School and built at US$180 million, it is California-based architect Frank Gehry’s first building in Australia. With an imposing and asymmetrical facade spanning to the east and the west, the […]

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New London cafe sells 60 different types of cereal from all over the world

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By Nicole Hughes in New Food and Packaging on Wednesday 17 December 2014

Cereal doesn’t just have to be for mornings. Now that twin brothers Gary and Alan Keery have opened ‘Cereal Killer Café’ in Brick Lane, London, Londoners can have cereal at any time of day! With a selection of over 60 types of cereal from around the world, some popular flavours include Cap’n Crunch and Lucky […]

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Cheer yourself and everybody else up with one of these fun head wraps in the chill of winter

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By Kenny Ong in New Fashion on Tuesday 16 December 2014

If you’re one of those who gets a healthy dose of brain freeze in winter, you’ll probably have an arsenal of knitted woolies to protect your precious head during the cold months. Well, apart from doing a great job in keeping you warm and snugly, these head wraps will surely bring on a smile to […]

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Homeless Parisian man is a bodybuilder, so now there really is no excuse to not exercise!

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 16 December 2014

The short documentary film called ‘Street Fight’ by Julien Goudichaud is an interesting insight into the daily live of Jacques Sayagh. He is a Parisian homeless man living on the street with his dog. Unlike most homeless people, or people in general, Jacques is a bodybuilder.

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Hats that look like pizzas and burgers will keep your head warm this winter

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Fashion on Tuesday 16 December 2014

If you can’t get food out of your head, maybe try putting them on your head instead? Melbourne-based artist Phil Ferguson learned to knit and crochet by watching YouTube tutorials. He then put his new skills to good use by giving the world enormous food items that will keep us warm in the winter. His […]

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Man advertises on Craigslist for live-in homeless girlfriend: yep, someone’s desperate!

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By Nicole Hughes in News on Tuesday 16 December 2014

So, this isn’t weird or creepy at all. This guy isn’t just looking for your normal, boring flatmate. He is in search of a drug-free, homeless cuddle buddy. A young live-in girlfriend who won’t blame him for her situation. Sounds like it should be … easy? Here’s the ad this desperately lonely man posted to Craigslist…

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This funny video is proof why co-sleeping usually means no-sleeping

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 16 December 2014

Lots of parents today are advocates for attachment parenting, co-sleeping with their child until he/she no longer feels the need to. There are a lot of benefits to co-sleeping and attachment parenting, but like with anything it also has its problems. Co-sleeping with your child always tends to look sweet and just nice, but this […]

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If famous world leaders were hipsters, they’d look like this

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Monday 15 December 2014

They probably have all their speeches prepared on vinyl. In the series ‘HIPSTORY’, Israeli illustrator Amit Shimoni turns some of the world’s most iconic leaders and policy makers into hipsters. By simply giving their hairstyles and clothes trendy makeovers – not to mention a stylized beard here and there – leaders like John F. Kennedy, […]

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Your eyes are not fooling you, this really is a monkey in a snowsuit

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By Lost At E Minor in Video on Monday 15 December 2014

There’s not much we can say about this: it’s a monkey in a snowsuit, bouncing around in the snow like a giddy kid in a candy shop. And when all’s said and done, it may well be the weirdest damn thing we’ve ever seen.

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Get your beard into the holiday spirit with these beard baubles

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Monday 15 December 2014

Don’t let your beard be left out of the holiday festivities, decorate it with these special beard ornaments! ‘Beard Baubles’ are miniature adornments that you can hang on your adornment. It was developed by designers Mike Kennedy and Pauline Ashford of ad firm Grey London after the agency requested for a festive gift idea.

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This helpful kitty is a guide dog for its blind doggie best friend

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By Kenny Ong in Video on Monday 15 December 2014

Be warned. This video is not for the frozen-hearted who may just melt into a puddle of quivering mess. Once upon a time, and the tale is still unfolding as we speak, there was a cat named Pudditat and a dog named Tervel who live on a farm. Tervel is all of 14 and blind as a bat.

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Here’s how you can make your very own glow-in-the-dark table

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 15 December 2014

It’s time to put those long hours in woodshop class to work! Mike Warren of Dollar Store Crafts created this alien-like glow-in-the-dark table, and he shared the process on how to make one over on Instructables.

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The scale and beauty of these animals’ mass migration will stop you in your tracks

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By Kenny Ong in New Photography on Sunday 14 December 2014

While we are talking about mass movement in migration here, these awesome pics will literally stop you in your tracks. And it’s not surprising when you think it’s thousands and thousands of each animal type we’re talking about. Be it for the changing of seasons, the foraging of food or the reproduction of their young, […]

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Forget the conventional hotel and bunk down in a honeycomb sleeping cell

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By Rachel Oakley in Architecture on Saturday 13 December 2014

When you’re at a week-long music festival, the last thing you want to do is stay in a regular hotel. You want to be as close as possible to all the action! That’s why there’s a new BnB on the block, calling itself B-And-Bee.

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Here’s what happens when you have a street full of firecrackers going off at once

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By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Saturday 13 December 2014

I’ve done some pretty stupid things in my life, but nothing like filling an entire street full of firecrackers. But someone obviously had to liven things up at a festival in Taiwan, so why not use as many firecrackers as possible? It looks like the entire town was in on this and donated their firecracker stashes, because that carpet of red is made up of firecrackers and firecrackers alone.

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These surreal sculptures will change the way you look at the human body

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 12 December 2014

Am I seeing double, triple, or quadruple, even? Japanese sculptor Yoshitoshi Kanemaki creates surreal human figures that are bound to haunt your dreams. Using camphor wood and paint, he carves life-sized sculptures that have multiple features, from a woman with three sets of eyes, to another lady with at least eight heads. Sometimes he even […]

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YES! These Peacock spiders can dance to the YMCA

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Friday 12 December 2014

Peacock spiders are fascinating creatures. Their name reflects their beautifully coloured exterior. But their hidden talent was never known until now. Thanks to technology someone was able to capture the secret ability of these magnificent spiders. They are rhythmically in-tune with the hit song, ‘YMCA’. On beat and arms outstretched overhead, they spell out the […]

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Thinking of buying this house? Hop on this roller coaster ride within to help make up your mind

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By Kenny Ong in New Trends on Friday 12 December 2014

Verder Met Wonen, a Dutch brokerage firm, has come up with an utterly unique way of selling houses to prospective buyers. They installed a wooden roller coaster that runs throughout the house (we’re talking about different levels here) and while seated in the little carriage, you get to view the different rooms within as well as the exterior of the house being sold.

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A donut-shaped fish tank that revolves as your fish swims around ‘the city’

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Friday 12 December 2014

You can grab yourself a regular fish tank or you can grab yourself the Flying Fish Bowl by Yael Mer and Shay Alkalau of Raw Edges. This wall-mounted fish tank contains 12 litres of water and is designed like a small city inside, with scenery including small industrial factories, oil rigs, nuclear stations, and drains!

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Poor puppies stranded on a glass bridge get saved by kind-hearted security guards

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Friday 12 December 2014

Whew that was a close one! Several stray puppies recently got stranded on a 590-ft tall bridge at the Shiniuzhai Scenic Spot in China. The bridge, one of the highest in the world, is partially composed of glass paneling – a popular feature among tourists but apparently not so much with adorable little animals.

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