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7 crazy Soviet dishes you can repeat right now

02-06-2021

7 crazy Soviet dishes you can repeat right now

The scarcity in the Soviet Union forced resourceful mothers (and sometimes fathers) to be extra creative in the kitchen. The result ...

Caravan: The Secret Life of Irish Gypsies in Joseph Philip Bevillard's poignant photographs

01-06-2021

Caravan: The Secret Life of Irish Gypsies in Joseph Philip ...

The Irish nomads differ from their fellow Rums in the color of their hair and skin, but their traditions are largely the same. Life ...

"Codex Gigas": where is the book written by the devil himself now?

01-06-2021

"Codex Gigas": where is the book written by the devil himself ...

In the first half of the XIII century, a novice of a poor Czech monastery wrote a book that, because of its huge size, was called ...

Everything for sale: the most unusual vending machines

31-05-2021

Everything for sale: the most unusual vending machines

Everyone knows that Americans are big fans of automation. In the United States, the first fast food restaurants were opened with ...

Italian artist stuffs classic sculptures with tattoos

31-05-2021

Italian artist stuffs classic sculptures with tattoos

Have you ever wondered what the famous classic marble sculptures would look like if they were related to criminal gangs and the ...

Acid mutilated models from India

31-05-2021

Acid mutilated models from India

India is an exotic country that attracts millions of tourists every year. This is one of the largest economies in the world, which ...

Israeli sculptor creates ceramic dishes that can run away from you

30-05-2021

Israeli sculptor creates ceramic dishes that can run away ...

The sculptor Ronit Baranga was born in Israel, where she still lives and creates. Ronit is a psychologist by training, and ...

Trash vs Trash

29-05-2021

Trash vs Trash

The artist Artur Bordalo, whose work we have already shown you, creates in order to draw attention to a problem that we have begun ...

Scandinavian houses with green roofs that look like a fairy tale

29-05-2021

Scandinavian houses with green roofs that look like a fairy tale

Scandinavians take their green roofs very seriously. The tradition of making such roofs has existed for a long time, and it seems ...

9 common things in Spain that seem wild to the rest of the world

29-05-2021

9 common things in Spain that seem wild to the rest of the world

Siesta, making noise, and being late is what everyone has heard of Spanish people, even those who have never been to Spain before. ...

Looks aren't everything: thick celebrities and their fragile wives

28-05-2021

Looks aren't everything: thick celebrities and their fragile ...

Modern standards of beauty plays the most important role in a person's life. The heroes of our review are perfect proof of that, ...

10 stunning photos from Japan that locals won't even notice

28-05-2021

10 stunning photos from Japan that locals won't even notice

Japan is a high-tech country where comfort and convenience are truly valued. Smart toilets, fast trains, vending machines are just ...

Around Norway by kayak

28-05-2021

Around Norway by kayak

Tomas Furmanek, a software developer, spends most of his free time kayaking on the water in some of the most idyllic locations in ...

The spirit of freedom in the walls of the past: an amazing project of a photographer from Ukraine about life in Kiev dormitories

27-05-2021

The spirit of freedom in the walls of the past: an amazing ...

Daria Svertilova has been documenting the life of Ukrainian youth for a long time. She is a professional photographer and works in ...

The last Rock revolution: rare photos of cult grunge bands of the 90s by Chris Cuffaro

26-05-2021

The last Rock revolution: rare photos of cult grunge bands of ...

The grunge gods rocked the music world in the early ' 90s, starting a new movement. It was an explosion that covered an entire ...

8 places in the world where photography is prohibited by law

26-05-2021

8 places in the world where photography is prohibited by law

Holidays are a long-awaited time of travel and a friend who should leave only warm memories and bright impressions. However, in ...

The unique project "the Witches of America"

25-05-2021

The unique project "the Witches of America"

All women are witches, but not all have real secret knowledge. American photographer Frances F. Denny (Frances F. Denny) decided to ...

The Flesh Project: Kat Riley's lifelike drawings explore the subject of the body and touch

25-05-2021

The Flesh Project: Kat Riley's lifelike drawings explore the ...

Artist Kat Riley creates amazing photorealistic drawings that explore the power of touch and the sensuality of the flesh. In each ...

22 when the cartoon predicted the future

23-05-2021

22 when the cartoon predicted the future

We can't accurately predict what will happen in the future. But the creators of "the Simpsons", "Inspector Gadget", "Futurama" and ...

Photographer takes grim portraits with 170-year-old method of shooting

23-05-2021

Photographer takes grim portraits with 170-year-old method of ...

Spanish photographer Jacqueline Roberts revives the methods of photography of the XIX century in the era of digital domination. ...

Who are you born into? Elton John and his Parents

22-05-2021

Who are you born into? Elton John and his Parents

On March 25, 1947, Sheila Fairbrother of Pinner, Middlesex, had a son, Reginald Kenneth Dwight, who later became known as Elton ...

Soviet women of the 1980s

19-05-2021

Soviet women of the 1980s

Hope for the future and the first sips of freedom from Gorbachev's perestroika changed both the image and worldview of Soviet women ...

Here's how to cut it out of paper!

18-05-2021

Here's how to cut it out of paper!

Indian artist Parth Kothekar (Parth Kothekar) from Ahmedabad creates real miracles from paper. The artist said that the idea came ...

The cheapest cities to live in Europe

18-05-2021

The cheapest cities to live in Europe

Many residents of European capitals are leaving their homes in search of more affordable housing. In fact, there are many cities in ...

Stairway to Heaven

18-05-2021

Stairway to Heaven

We invite you to another abandoned and forbidden place. This is a staircase, which is so high and beautiful that the locals call it ...

Unknown tribes: first contact with civilization

17-05-2021

Unknown tribes: first contact with civilization

In the Amazon River basin, near the Brazilian-Peruvian border, at the end of March this year, a tribe of Indians was accidentally ...