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Scientists have shown the Turin papyrus, which was hidden for 150 years because of pornographic scenes

09-01-2022

Scientists have shown the Turin papyrus, which was hidden for ...

What archaeologists have not found during the excavations of ancient Egyptian tombs and temples. Most of the finds became the ...

Surreal illusions of South Korean artist Dain Yun

08-01-2022

Surreal illusions of South Korean artist Dain Yun

Continuing the theme of illusions, we bring to your attention a series of works by a talented South Korean artist Dain Yoon, who ...

16 hottest gifs of Margot Robbie, who will make your heart beat faster

08-01-2022

16 hottest gifs of Margot Robbie, who will make your heart ...

The whole world is talking about Margot Robbie after her brilliant performance of the role of Harley Quinn in "suicide Squad". ...

Little-known facts about ancient Egyptian mummies that you won't learn about from movies

08-01-2022

Little-known facts about ancient Egyptian mummies that you ...

The culture of Ancient Egypt never ceases to inspire writers and screenwriters to new stories. Tom Cruise has already found himself ...

"The Beautiful Chocolate Maker" - the mystery of the famous painting by Liotard

07-01-2022

"The Beautiful Chocolate Maker" - the mystery of the famous ...

"The Beautiful Chocolate Maker" - a portrait of a neatly dressed beauty gracefully holding a tray with a cup of hot chocolate and a ...

Where did the companion of Grandfather Frost , snow Maiden or Full pedigree

06-01-2022

Where did the companion of Grandfather Frost , snow Maiden or ...

It is believed that Santa Claus and the snow maiden is relatively young, as it appeared only in the XIX century. This is only ...

Digital portraits by Georgian artist Irakli Nadar

06-01-2022

Digital portraits by Georgian artist Irakli Nadar

Irakli Nadar, 28, lives in Tbilisi. He creates incredible hyper-realistic digital portraits, the details and colors of which are so ...

Katy Perry, Diane Von Teese and other blonde stars hiding their real hair color

06-01-2022

Katy Perry, Diane Von Teese and other blonde stars hiding ...

We are used to the fact that many brunettes and redheads are dyed blonde, but it is very rare for blondes to dream of becoming ...

Interactive street art: the artist enters 3D paintings in the street

04-01-2022

Interactive street art: the artist enters 3D paintings in the ...

These interesting images with immersive adorn the streets of Milan, where he lives and works Italian street-art artist Caiffa ...

The spirit of the ancestors: in a Papuan tribe smoked mummies of leaders to save them for posterity

04-01-2022

The spirit of the ancestors: in a Papuan tribe smoked mummies ...

Papua New Guinea continues to amaze the primitive culture of their own peoples. Italian photographer managed to capture the unusual ...

The harsh beauty of ballet school dancers in Rick Guest's photo project

03-01-2022

The harsh beauty of ballet school dancers in Rick Guest's ...

Photographer Rick Guest in the project What Lies Beneath ("What remains behind the scenes") shows how much work the dancers are ...

10 crazy rites of passage

03-01-2022

10 crazy rites of passage

Most cultures recognize the importance of rites. However, not all ceremonies are safe. Some can be completely fatal. The crazy ...

On the brink of surrealism: the stunning photography of Erwin Blumenfeld made in the 1940-ies

02-01-2022

On the brink of surrealism: the stunning photography of Erwin ...

If you think that in an era when there was no photoshop, it was impossible to take photos, amazing imagination, you are deeply ...

"Make Love, not War": Stephen Maisel's most Controversial photo project

01-01-2022

"Make Love, not War": Stephen Maisel's most Controversial ...

Our post about Madonna's photobook "Sex" gives, we believe, a fairly complete idea of the skill of American photographer Steven ...

Blond Sirte: the vanished people of the shamans who lived in the Northern Arctic

01-01-2022

Blond Sirte: the vanished people of the shamans who lived in ...

Among the Russian who migrated to the North, there existed legends about the mysterious people of the white-eyed Chud, who was ...

5 secrets of ancient Egypt that we never knew about

01-01-2022

5 secrets of ancient Egypt that we never knew about

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

"Sir" and "mister" - what is the difference and why these words should not be confused

31-12-2021

"Sir" and "mister" - what is the difference and why these ...

Surely you've heard how in movies people are politely addressed using the words "sir" and "mister"? And although these words have a ...

What did the psychedelic ornaments of Soviet carpets mean

30-12-2021

What did the psychedelic ornaments of Soviet carpets mean

Many of us remember well the days when carpets hung on the wall in every house. Their bright, intricate patterns acted like a ...

15 little-known facts about the immortal hits of all time

30-12-2021

15 little-known facts about the immortal hits of all time

There are the hits-by-night, and there are those enjoyed by several generations. But these songs keep their secrets, though they ...

13 traditional gifts that are present in other countries

30-12-2021

13 traditional gifts that are present in other countries

Gift choice — not an easy task. It is important that it not only meets the needs of the recipient, but also was loaded with ...

"Goodbye, my friend, goodbye": 5 versions of Sergei Yesenin's death

30-12-2021

"Goodbye, my friend, goodbye": 5 versions of Sergei Yesenin's ...

On December 28, 1925, the great Russian poet Sergei Alexandrovich Yesenin died. And his death became one of the most mysterious and ...

9 Japanese traditions that are far beyond our comprehension

29-12-2021

9 Japanese traditions that are far beyond our comprehension

Japan is a unique country with old traditions that have been passed down from generation to generation. This country is able to be ...

12 facts about Brazilian culture that make it so unique

28-12-2021

12 facts about Brazilian culture that make it so unique

Some people find it difficult to imagine an apartment without a carpet. But that's not the only amazing thing you'll find in ...

"Love in female form" by Marina Tsvetaeva. What kind of relationship did the poet have with the actress Sophia Golliday?

27-12-2021

"Love in female form" by Marina Tsvetaeva. What kind of ...

Marina Tsvetaeva has never been a prude. In addition to her beloved husband Sergei Efron, there was a place in her life for another ...

15 shockingly realistic paintings

27-12-2021

15 shockingly realistic paintings

Patrick Kramer is an American hyperrealist artist from Springville, Utah. After graduating from Brigham Young University in 2008 ...

14 new year Soviet cartoons, which in the same breath, we look our children

27-12-2021

14 new year Soviet cartoons, which in the same breath, we ...

What do you associate the New year? Tangerines, chime, silver rain on the tree, gifts from Santa Claus and snow Maiden, and of ...