The Best of Lost At E Minor

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

Dad makes good use of his mugs, turns his kids into superheroes

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Tuesday 21 July 2015

Comic book enthusiast and cool dad Lance Curran turns his kids into superheroes during breakfast using not magic nor high-tech weaponry, but something simpler: his mug collection.

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Here’s what World War II planes now look like in their underwater graves

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Tuesday 21 July 2015

While you’d expect to find sunken ships at the bottom of the sea, Wisconsin-based Coastguard captain Brandi Mueller gives us a glimpse of an uncommon underwater inhabitant: perfectly-intact WWII airplanes.

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Classical paintings get a brilliant twist with Batman’s help

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Monday 20 July 2015

Not everyone loves art history, so to help them enjoy the classic paintings of centuries ago, artist Vartan Garnikyan has created the Batman Collection. Yep, that’s right – an entire series that tweaks the classic artworks and adds a bit of Batman in for good measure.

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Courageous crow catches a quick ride on a bald eagle in Washington

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Monday 20 July 2015

Crows never cease to amaze us with their intelligence. Just recently photographer Phoo Chan captured an incredible image of a crow taking a rest aboard a bald eagle in Seabeck, Washington. And both birds lived to tell the tale!

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Heavy metal music is being used to attract sharks in Australia

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By Rachel Oakley in News on Saturday 18 July 2015

Who knew Great Whites had a soft spot for Morbid Angel? A Discovery channel film crew have been searching for a giant shark in Australia known as ‘Joan of Shark’ (good one!) and to get her attention, they blasted death metal into the water.

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Squirrel sneaks into a bar, gets drunk, destroys everything

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Friday 17 July 2015

At a private members club in Worcestershire, England, a squirrel went nuts and destroyed about $470 in property after it got inside the premises and helped itself to a few pints of beer.

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These furry critters are making us fall in love with sea slugs: Yes, sea slugs!

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By Rachel Oakley in New Eco on Friday 17 July 2015

Instead of shuddering at the thought of sea slugs, embrace them. We certainly will when they look as cute as these furry little monsters of the deep!

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These awesomely geeky photos explain why you need to go to next year’s Comic Con

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By Rachel Oakley in New Events on Friday 17 July 2015

Every year San Diego comes alive with pop culture heroes at Comic Con, with the most diehard fans dressing up to steal the limelight. If these photos are anything to go by, this annual festival is just getting bigger and better every single year.

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Seeing these amazing overlapping leg tattoos will make you want to get one

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Thursday 16 July 2015

Tattoo artist Houston Patton and creative director Dagny Fox collaborate to make beautiful tattoos that only make sense when paired with another.

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Nightmarish post-apocalyptic images you can’t turn away from

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By Rachel Oakley in New Art on Thursday 16 July 2015

Russian artist Yuri Shwedoff makes all our nightmares come true in his post-apocalyptic art series that sees freeways shut down, space shuttle burnt out and humans eradicated from the planet.

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How to speak Australian (just abbreviate everything!)

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 16 July 2015

It’s no wonder foreigners have no idea what we’re talking about – we abbreviate everything. EVERYTHING! Aussies are geniuses like that, as Josh and Rhys point out, because while we like a good chat, we don’t like to chat for too long, so we’ve decided to abbreviate every. single. word. to make our conversations as quick as possible.

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A fascinating look at how prosthetic eyes are made, veins and all

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 16 July 2015

These days, prosthetic eyes are so expertly made that you’d have a tough time telling the difference between a real eye and one created by a craftsman. The work that goes into making these prosthetics is astounding and at London’s Moorfields Eye Hospital, more than 1,400 customised prosthetics are created every year.

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Twinkle Tush will hide your cat’s imposing butt from houseguests

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By Rachel Oakley in New Products, Video on Thursday 16 July 2015

Mother Nature played a trick on us when she created cats. They look oh-so adorable from the front, but walking away, things get awkward. Nobody likes a cat butt hole making eye contact with them. So do yourself (and your houseguests) a favour – pick up a Twinkle Tush.

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Clever girl uses grammar error to get herself out of a parking ticket

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Wednesday 15 July 2015

Sometimes it pays to be a Grammar freak. In Ohio, a woman managed to escape a parking ticket by pointing out a tiny grammar error – specifically a missing comma – in the village law.

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This birthday card has been reused by two brothers for over 40 years

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Wednesday 15 July 2015

Reddit user ‘venusreincarnate’ recently posted photos of a decades-old Peanuts birthday card that’s become a family tradition between his dad Jeff and his uncle Ron.

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The internet wins again with photos of cats in kimonos

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By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Wednesday 15 July 2015

Well, Internet, you win again. Not satisfied with regular pictures of their pet cats, certain cat owners in Japan are dressing their furry felines up in traditional kimonos. Teeny, tiny kitty kimonos.

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This library by the sea appears to be bottomless when you look down

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Wednesday 15 July 2015

In Denmark, Swedish artist Susanna Hesselberg has put up an installation that every book worm would love: a bottomless library.

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Open source blinkers for those irritated by the sight of humans

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Wednesday 15 July 2015

Live in a big city? Can’t take another day commuting with those awful and strange humans? You’re not alone. Artist Imme van der Haak has come up with a solution to get you through another subway ride without cringing: blinkers.

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These superhero bookends will save your books from taking a nasty fall

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Tuesday 14 July 2015

Israel-based design studio ‘Artori Design’ has come up with a series of bookends that are absolutely super in making sure your books are always safe and organized.

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Wearing these rings look like you have tiny animals on your fingers

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Tuesday 14 July 2015

In his ‘Animal Cling Rings’ collection, self-taught designer Jiro Miura makes it look like cute little animal critters are wrapping themselves up cosily around your fingers.

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