The Best of Lost At E Minor

The Lost At E Minor posts creating the most waves right now.

You do not want to know how easy it is for a rat to climb up your toilet

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 20 August 2015

Having a bad day? It’s about to get a whole lot worse when we tell you just how easy it is for a rat – yes a RAT! – to make it into your toilet.

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Cat goes missing, is found next to his missing cat poster

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in News on Thursday 20 August 2015

Here’s indisputable proof that cats just want to make fools out of us. In the following photo, a cat is seen sitting a photo of itself with a caption that reads, ‘MISSING’.

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WTF? Kangaroo waits patiently to cross the road in Australia

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Wednesday 19 August 2015

You’d think being on the national emblem would secure you an escorted red carpet crossing in Australia, but not in Mt. Buller, Victoria. 

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Disney’s Star Wars theme parks will make you cry tears of joy

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Wednesday 19 August 2015

*Start breathing heavily into a paper bag*. On Saturday, Disney announced it would be building two Star Wars theme parks, one in California’s Disneyland and the other in Florida’s Walt Disney World.

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No tortoise cared less than this one eating while stuck upside down

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Wednesday 19 August 2015

For those of us who LOVE food, it really doesn’t matter where you are, you can happily eat anywhere. Spag bog during a board meeting, donuts during the dentist – if you love food, really love food, you won’t find any excuse to stop eating. And you won’t have any shame. Like this shameless little Hermann’s tortoise.

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This cute kitty looks just like a vampire!

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By Rachel Oakley in News on Tuesday 18 August 2015

A vampire cat – everybody run! Just kidding, this is Loki. She might look like an evil villain, but it’s only because this kitty has some very unusual teeth.

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Touching portraits of disabled animals and the strength they possess

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Tuesday 18 August 2015

Aussie photographer Alex Cearns can see the beauty in every animal, including those that might not look like your average pet. In her photo series ‘Perfect Imperfection’, Cearns photographs all kinds of beautiful animals that have struggled to overcome cancer, blindness, mange, and abuse at the hand of humans.

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Sculptures made from discarded tree trunks look like they belong in a dream

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Tuesday 18 August 2015

At first glance, South Korean artist Jae-Hyo Lee’s creations might look like they came from a dream or a surreal painting, but they’re actually sculptures made from discarded pieces of wood.

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Adorable fox seen napping on the ledge of a two-story house

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Monday 17 August 2015

Recently in London, a fox caught the attention of an entire neighborhood when it was seen sleeping on a most-unexpected napping spot: a second-floor window ledge.

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This Instagram will make you obsessed with the beauty of floor patterns

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Monday 17 August 2015

On his Instagram account, ‘@parisianfloors’, photographer Sebastian Erras shows us that you don’t have to look far to see something beautiful. Sometimes all you have to do is look down.

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People are raising $2.8B to build a ‘Lord of the Rings’ city in England

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By Inigo del Castillo in Architecture on Monday 17 August 2015

A fellowship of architects has come up with a plan to build a real-life Minas Tirith, the capital of Gondor in J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. The cost of building a fictional city? Oh, just $2.8 billion.

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This laptop scratching post is what your cat wanted all along

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Friday 14 August 2015

Now we know why cats love stepping on our laptops: they want one too! While buying your cat a thousand-dollar MacBook may be out of the question, you can at least this scratching post laptop from ‘SuckUK’.

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Massive murals depict building roofs as beds for sleeping giants

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 14 August 2015

French creative duo ‘Ella&Pitr’ creates giant murals that depict giants sleeping in the city. Though massive as they may be, you won’t really be able to see them – that is unless, you can fly.

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Hazmat surfing imagines a depressing future with polluted oceans

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Friday 14 August 2015

In his series ‘HAZMAT Surfing’, Washington-based photographer Michael Dyrland depicts surfers enjoying the surf some 25 years from now, albeit wearing protective suits to shield them from pollution lurking in the ocean.

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You can stay in Medieval luxury at Leeds Castle

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By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Friday 14 August 2015

Think you’re too good for the wide open spaces that everyday citizens camp on? Then head to Leeds Castle and stay in a village on a one-acre Castle vineyard!

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Camp with the wolves in the snow at this wildlife centre in Norway

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By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Thursday 13 August 2015

Most wolf sanctuaries only allow you to interact with wolves from behind a fence. At Norway’s Polar Park, visitors can get up close with these majestic animals and spend the night in their enclosure in something the wildlife centre calls a ‘Howl Night’.

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Elephants use a hotel lobby as a shortcut to get food on the other side

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By Inigo del Castillo in Cool Travel on Thursday 13 August 2015

At the Mfuwe Lodge in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park, I guess you could say that there is – literally – an elephant in the room. An entire herd of them, actually!

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WTF? Butterflies are drinking the tears of turtles

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By Rachel Oakley in New Eco on Wednesday 12 August 2015

So TIL that there is such a thing as tear drinking and it’s not so weird after all. Well, when butterflies do it, anyway.

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Someone turned an excitable puppy video into a puppy rave

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Wednesday 12 August 2015

Late last year a video went viral of a cute little poodle getting overly excited about seeing his owner behind his play pen. He wiggled, he jumped, and he sorta kinda danced. So some genius at Pastanauts went ahead and turned that puppy video into a full-out rave.

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Hide out in Amsterdam at a hotel suite that’s hidden behind a bookcase

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By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Wednesday 12 August 2015

Love books and privacy? Amsterdam’s Hotel Not Hotel is probably a dream for you. This very funky hotel is known for its quirky hotel rooms, but one – the Bookcase Room – is set apart for its over-the-top quirkiness. You see, this hotel suite is located behind a bookcase and unless you know about this secret room, you’d be none the wiser that a person was sleeping just feet away from you in the hotel library.

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