The vampyroteuthis infernalism or vampire squid — with its fang-like tentacles — looks like a creature straight out of hell. Who would have thought it really eats trash instead of instead of being the ferocious hunter that its facade might suggest? Thanks to Deep Sea News, now we know these tentacles really trap and scoop […]
The Sunland Baobab in Limpopo, standing at 72-feet tall, is one of the oldest trees on Earth. Its extraordinary 155-feet girth hides rather spacious interiors — the trunk naturally hollows out after a thousand years. The owners of the land the tree stands on actually fitted out a cosy pub within the trunk so that […]
Bethany Kemp is a design student, beauty blogger and illustrator. For her final project, she designed, illustrated and wrote a children’s book, Strange Things, which aims to reduce littering and careless waste disposal by educating the younger generation about the effects of discarded rubbish on the environment and its wildlife. The book captures a child’s sense […]
Whoever says Gen Ys will never be able to afford their own home has obviously never heard of Jay Shafer’s Tumbleweed Tiny House Company. Starting at just US$99 for the do-it-yourself plans or US$38,997 for the ready-made, almost anyone can own a Tumbleweed.
May 1 brought a festival with a difference to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD, as a diverse roster of bands — including the Strokes, Girl Talk, Cold War Kids, Lupe Fiasco, and Crystal Castles — came together to celebrate music in an eco-conscious fashion.