Hilarious illustrations show how dogs see the world differently from us

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Wednesday 25 February 2015

Ever wondered what goes on in your dog’s adorable little head? College Humor, in collaboration with artist Robert Brown, gives us a pretty good idea in their hilarious series ‘What Everything Looks Like To Dogs’.

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Animal egg moulds transform hard-boiled eggs into adorable bunnies and bears

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Gone are the days when you sit down for a hearty meal and your hard-boiled egg just isn’t glad to see you, thanks to Firebox’s novel solution: animal egg moulds that turn your hard-boiled eggs into smiling bunnies and bears.

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This super minimalist zen lamp is made from a single sheet of A2 paper

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By Kenny Ong in New Design on Tuesday 24 February 2015

These super-duper uncomplicated wall lamps are each made from a single sheet of A2-sized paper. Designers Naoki Ono and Yuki Yamamoto of YOY created the series, calling their design Poster.

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This Japanese cookbook is full of recipes that use a condom

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By Low Lai Chow in New Food and Packaging on Tuesday 24 February 2015

You have got to hand it to the Japanese for pushing the ‘what?’ envelope further all the time. We’ve just learnt about an ebook co-created by manga writer Kyosuke Kagami called Condom Meals I Want to Make For You, which puts a culinary spin on promoting safe sex.

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You can now get your very own unofficial LEGO strip club set

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Probably not suitable for those under 18, this is ‘The Centre for the Performing Arts’ LEGO set by online store Citizen Brick. It has zebra-print couches, a pole, and tons of cash to throw around – this isn’t your typical performing arts theatre.

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Photographer beautifully documents her pitbull’s last family vacation

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By Nicole Hughes in New Photography on Tuesday 24 February 2015

After watching their American Staffordshire Terrier, Mr Dukes, fight mast cell cancer for two years, photographer Zhenia Bulawka and her boyfriend Christian decided to give their courageous four-legged companion a special vacation. Zhenia then shared photos of the special vacation and her family’s touching story.

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This 7-week-old boy got a rather awful makeover courtesy of mum

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Tuesday 24 February 2015

When you’re a new mum and you’ve finally got a few spare minutes on your hands, you can perhaps grab a coffee, check email or call a friend. Imgur user Unicornreality decided to use her precious spare time to find out what her newborn would look like with a face full of makeup.

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Charles Darwin’s kids doodled all over his original manuscript… and he was ok with it

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By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Obviously when Charles Darwin was writing up his manuscript On the Origin of Species, there were no home computers around. And typewriters had just been invented, so he was left to the trusty pen to gather his thoughts. And as life goes, when you write with pen and paper, you’re bound to have something spill on that manuscript and ruin it. 

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These elderly Chinese women wake up at 4am daily to feed 1,300 dogs

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in News on Tuesday 24 February 2015

Thanks to five elderly women from Weinan, Shaanxi Province of China, over 1,300 stray dogs have been saved from the pound, fed and taken care of for the last six years. With so many dogs depending on them, these plucky women, who are in their 60s and 70s, wake up at 4am to prepare 400 kilograms of dog food every single day.

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It took 400,000 Lego pieces to build this magical Hogwarts Castle

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Monday 23 February 2015

The films may have come to an end, but that doesn’t mean Harry Potter fans have quit making incredible displays. This homemade Hogwarts Castle was created by Alice Finch from Seattle, who wanted to surprise her kids.

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Soon you can remove terrible tattoos with a simple, pain-free cream

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in New Trends on Monday 23 February 2015

Those drunken nights of bad decisions that left permanent ink on your torso will soon be a regret you can easily remove and hopefully forget. Alec Falkenham, a 27-year-old researcher from Dalhousie University in Canada, is determined to help you remove those terrible tatts with a simple cream.

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Canadian photographer uses small attic to create magical fairytale scenes

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By Nicole Hughes in New Photography on Monday 23 February 2015

Canadian portrait photographer Daniela Majic wanted to send a message – ‘use what you have to create something beautiful’. So she transformed her small attic into a fairytale garden.

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This cool beehive tap automatically collects honey without disturbing the bees

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 23 February 2015

This is the Flow Hive, a revolutionary invention that promises to change the way we collect honey forever. Invented by Australian father and son beekeepers Stuart and Cedar Anderson, it replaces the traditional process of honey extraction by allowing users to simply turn a tap and watch the honey come out.

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This 3-year-old has got to be the most enthusiastic martial artist we’ve ever seen

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Monday 23 February 2015

3-year-old Sophie Wong might not yet know much about Taekwondo, but she’s definitely taking us down with her cuteness. In the video below, she shows us her enthusiasm and conviction as she recites the student creed. She’s so endearing, her footage has reportedly been viewed more than 15 million times.

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This pet skunk playing with a plastic bag will make you want to own one yourself

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Sunday 22 February 2015

If you ever needed a reason to own a skunk, here it is. In the video below, a domesticated skunk named Fiora playfully wrestles with a plastic bag before running off to hide in her ‘lair’ underneath the bathroom sink. It’s absolutely adorable, the kind of thing that dispels previous prejudices against her species.

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