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16 Curious Geography Facts That Will Surprise You

22-04-2022

16 Curious Geography Facts That Will Surprise You

We have collected very interesting facts that you could hardly hear about in geography lessons and decided to share them with you. ...

5 Mysteries of Ancient Egypt We Never Knew About

22-04-2022

5 Mysteries of Ancient Egypt We Never Knew About

For some of us, the pyramids of Egypt are no more than a tourist attraction. However, with scientific advancement come exciting new ...

6 theories explaining the strange custom of hanging shoes on wires

21-04-2022

6 theories explaining the strange custom of hanging shoes on ...

Each of us saw sneakers or shoes hanging over the street on wires. This phenomenon can be called international-it is found in our ...

Tired of the sun: a hot summer day in 1970 at the famous Mission Beach

20-04-2022

Tired of the sun: a hot summer day in 1970 at the famous ...

Mission Beach is a huge sandy beach in San Diego. It attracts surfers, sunbathers and volleyball players from all over the country. ...

Everyday life of the Dinka people of Africa: women who do not recognize clothes, defeated cancer and buffaloes

20-04-2022

Everyday life of the Dinka people of Africa: women who do not ...

There are not many places left in the world where people live in harmony with nature and preserve an original way of life carried ...

Illustrator Juanjo Guarnido, who managed to turn comics into art

20-04-2022

Illustrator Juanjo Guarnido, who managed to turn comics into art

The debate about whether comics can be considered art has been going on for a very long time. But it is enough to get acquainted ...

Girls of the Chin people get disfiguring tattoos on their faces so that they are not kidnapped

20-04-2022

Girls of the Chin people get disfiguring tattoos on their ...

High in the mountains of Myanmar, the Chin people live, whose women are still forced to wear the ugly scars of ancient barbaric ...

Mysticism and sensuality in the photos, Ekaterina Belinskaya

20-04-2022

Mysticism and sensuality in the photos, Ekaterina Belinskaya

Like many other famous photographers, Ekaterina Belinskaya has no special education. It does not prevent her to create beautiful ...

The beautiful Agnes: what did the king's favorite, depicted on the Melensky diptych, look like in life

20-04-2022

The beautiful Agnes: what did the king's favorite, depicted ...

It is known that in medieval portraits people did not always look the same as in real life. Painters often flattered customers and ...

How women's faces change when they are told that they are beautiful

19-04-2022

How women's faces change when they are told that they are ...

Mehmet Genç is a Turkish travel photographer working under the pseudonym Rotasiz Seyah, which can be translated literally as ...

The impressive phantasmagoria of illustrator Igor Skaletsky

19-04-2022

The impressive phantasmagoria of illustrator Igor Skaletsky

A real artist must have an extraordinary imagination — this feature always distinguishes a creative person from an ordinary ...

Japanese bums, Satanists and rappers: photographer documents the life of subcultures around the world

19-04-2022

Japanese bums, Satanists and rappers: photographer documents ...

David Tesinsky is an independent photographer from Prague. He reports on the lives of representatives of various subcultures, ...

Take a closer look: the artist paints pictures using thousands of letters

19-04-2022

Take a closer look: the artist paints pictures using ...

Artist Phil Vance creates incredible portraits consisting of thousands of letters. Talking about the drawing, texture and color, ...

Modern cannibalism: 4 places on Earth where people still eat people

19-04-2022

Modern cannibalism: 4 places on Earth where people still eat ...

Globalization greedily devours the uniqueness of countries and regions. More and more original beliefs and traditions are becoming ...

As in the picture: models recreated classic nude canvases

19-04-2022

As in the picture: models recreated classic nude canvases

Do the masterpieces of world art carry a sexual message? Nude beauties with luxurious forms are found in the paintings of many ...

Find 10 differences: Repin's contemporaries in his portraits and in life

19-04-2022

Find 10 differences: Repin's contemporaries in his portraits ...

Many historical figures are familiar to us only from sculptures and portraits, so we have to judge their appearance by other ...

Life has become better: 5 indisputable achievements of mankind from Bill Gates' favorite book

18-04-2022

Life has become better: 5 indisputable achievements of ...

No wonder the richest man on earth is an avid reader. And in his personal blog, Bill Gates even takes the time to regularly share ...

Shimmering Sushi

18-04-2022

Shimmering Sushi

These sushi, glowing with neon colors in the dark, invite a sparkling flavor experience.

30 carbon monoxide photos from celebrity proms that you should see

17-04-2022

30 carbon monoxide photos from celebrity proms that you ...

Remember yourself at the prom? These awkward dances, ostensibly fashionable outfits and farewell pictures with classmates, for ...

In another dimension: stunning photos of Eric Floberg in the technique of double exposure

17-04-2022

In another dimension: stunning photos of Eric Floberg in the ...

Photography looking for new ways of expression. Eric Floberg (Eric Floberg) found a way to realize your creative ideas using the ...

Bears, vodka, balalaika and other "cranberries" about Russia in Hollywood

17-04-2022

Bears, vodka, balalaika and other "cranberries" about Russia ...

Sometimes you watch another Hollywood movie about Russians and you can't help but think… It seems that the directors did ...

Soviet pin-up posters by Valery Barykin

17-04-2022

Soviet pin-up posters by Valery Barykin

The project of the artist Valery Barykin "Soviet pin-up" is, first of all, retro, not burdened with criticism of the regime or ...

The Ironic masterpieces of Elliott Erwitt

17-04-2022

The Ironic masterpieces of Elliott Erwitt

Photographers like to say that they carry cameras everywhere with them so as not to miss some good shot. It seems that the famous ...

A riot of colors and emotions: the annual carnival has started in Rio de Janeiro

16-04-2022

A riot of colors and emotions: the annual carnival has ...

The spectacular carnival in Rio has begun. Hundreds of dancers, musicians and actors in bright costumes filled the streets of the ...

The principle of the lever: how to achieve a balance between work and personal life

16-04-2022

The principle of the lever: how to achieve a balance between ...

This question sooner or later begin to ask all the people on the planet, and only a few manage to find the answer. These units are ...

8 best works of the famous Russian portrait painter Orest Kiprensky

16-04-2022

8 best works of the famous Russian portrait painter Orest ...

He is best known for his iconic portrait of the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin, but he also painted many of Russia's most ...