This photo shoot of a family living with a lion could only be from the 70′s

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By Milo Sumner in New Photography on Monday 20 October 2014

This brings a new meaning to ‘method acting’. Losing some weight for a role is one thing, but try sharing your house with a giant furry killing machine! In 1969 married acting couple Tippi Hedren and Noel Marshall were in Africa when they encountered a pride of lions living in an abandoned house. They were moved by the majestic animals and resolved to create a film that advocated conservancy of the beautiful species.

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This old man in Brazil is visited every morning by an intrepid hummingbird

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By Milo Sumner in Video on Monday 20 October 2014

We’re fairly sure that we’ve discovered Dr Dolittle, however he’s speaking Portugese so it’s difficult to be sure. João Silvestrini is an elderly chap from Barretos, Brazil who has a delightful visitor every morning. All he need do is open his shutters and he joined for breakfast by a friendly hummingbird.

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World-class skiers don one-of-a-kind light suits for some gorgeous filmmaking

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By Milo Sumner in Video on Sunday 19 October 2014

This will be the most amazing thing you watch this year, there’s no doubt about it. The creative team behind this film have really pulled out all the stops to create a visually stunning experience. A collaboration between Sweetgrass productions, Philips TV and Ahlstrand & Wållgren, a teaser clip of Afterglow has been released to tease audiences… and we are most certainly teased!

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This video of a U.S. Marine Band and Republic of Korea Army Band drum battle in parking lot made our week

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Saturday 18 October 2014

If only all government showdowns and wars were fought this way! The world would be a more musical, safer place. The III Marine Expeditionary Force Band and the Republic of Korea Army duked it out over drums. What a show! In a parking lot, these two go head-to-head proving their drum line is the best.

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It’s here! Spreadable bacon Is HERE! May every breakfast be pork-filled…

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By Nicole Hughes in New Food and Packaging on Saturday 18 October 2014

The people at Oscar Mayer wanted to spread their bacon love, and fortunately for them, the people at Philadelphia Cream Cheese were looking for more flavor. So the two teamed up and are happy to announce the latest product in a line of bacon-flavored products: bacon cream cheese. Yes, you heard right, BACON CREAM CHEESE!

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Awesome 3D stop motion animation video made with pocket change

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Friday 17 October 2014

You have coins collected in your pockets or at the bottom of your purse after a long day’s work. What do you do with them? Chuck them in a drawer, put them in a piggy bank or just leave them clinking at the bottom of your bag. The men of Ninja Moped, however, had something else in mind with their pocket change: stop-motion animation.

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These artists turn condemned buildings being demolished into mind-bending sculptures

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By Stuart McBratney in New Art on Friday 17 October 2014

Houston-based artists Dean Ruck and Dan Havel call themselves Demo Artists – not as in demo tape, but as in demolition. When a condemned building is scheduled for some quality time with a wrecking ball, Ruck and Havel move in, transforming the spaces into mind-bending sculptures.

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Hunter S. Thompson’s illustrator, Ralph Steadman, draws the Breaking Bad cast

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By Nicole Hughes in New Illustration on Friday 17 October 2014

To celebrate the upcoming release of Breaking Bad’s limited-edition Blu-ray DVDs, Vince Gilligan – the show’s creator – teamed up with illustrator Ralph Steadman, of Hunter S. Thompson fame, for an original twist on the famously bad characters. Six characters were illustrated to create six different covers, representing each season of the show.

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This time-lapse video showing which hamburgers mold quicker than others has put us off fast food for months

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Friday 17 October 2014

In a simple experiment to see which one would mold, seven burgers from seven different fast food chains– McDonald’s, Burger King, Wendy’s, Carl’s Jr., Jack In The Box, In-And-Out, Umami Burger – were placed in glass jars for a month. Just like the burgers themselves, the results vary. But, all of them will make you think twice before ordering a quick, greasy, usually fairly tasty burger to chow down on.

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Amazing Go Pro footage shows a US Marine get shot in the head by the Taliban and miraculously survive unhurt

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Friday 17 October 2014

It’s just another day at the office, if your office is set against the backdrop of a raging war that is. In this incredible video, shot from the helmet of one of the team members, U.S. Marines geared up thoroughly to search a drug-filled compound. Then, unexpectedly, a sniper shot from the South side, hitting one of the Marines directly in the head. Luckily, the helmet did its job!

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Unsuspecting customers had to climb a wall after this store’s floors disappeared

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Friday 17 October 2014

In South Korea, unsuspecting customers of this pop-up shop received the shock of their lives when the floor suddenly started disappearing, forcing them to hang onto the walls for dear life. Probably not the best way to get return clients.

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Relax and take a load off in the sensory deprivation skull chair

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Thursday 16 October 2014

Life is stressful-there’s work, family, bills, and everything else going on you need to pay attention to. Why not take a time out? But instead of retreating to the bathroom (or man cave), why not invest in something that takes all the stress away? This skull chair has been designed to shut out all the distractions of everyday life by depriving you of light and sound.

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Come second in a sumo contest, win a gigantic macaron

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Events on Thursday 16 October 2014

At the Sumo Senshuraku tournament in Japan, coming first is an incredible feat. You win fame, you win glory. But come runner up and you’ll be gifted a giant, green macaron. No, really! This very quirky prize is part of the France-Japan Friendship Cup and is custom-made by the famous French patisserie Pierre Herme.

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Awesome dad and his kids created Wonder woman’s invisible jet using LEGO

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By Inigo del Castillo in News on Thursday 16 October 2014

This you gotta see to believe! Animator and all-around cool dad John Wray spent the entire weekend with his kids building Wonder Woman’s invisible jet using 3,200 LEGO pieces.

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Wife uses a sharpie pen to give his husband’s Nissan Skyline GTR an artistic custom paintjob

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Thursday 16 October 2014

You just know it’s true love when you let your wife doodle all over your precious sports car. A car enthusiast hated the silver colour of his Nissan Skyline GTR, but instead of having it repainted, he did something completely unexpected: he let his talented wife draw all over it with a Sharpie.

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