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The Alchemy of Light




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The Alchemy of Light

"The Alchemy of Light" is a live performance art made with "projection-mapping" technique. This extremely sophisticated and spectacular video was created by DandyPunk, the "New Weird" inspired by Cirque du Soleil:



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Today's pictures & links:

Magical Scene Under the Arctic Ice

Free diving under the Arctic ice yielded this magical view... Photographer George Karbus writes to us: "This picture was taken during day time; the green colour is natural colour of White Sea waters." See more incredible Arctic Circle photography by George Karbus here.


(image credit: George Karbus)

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"Scale of the Moon" Comparisons

This could be a real eye-opener! It seems that the Moon is much bigger, but it is no larger than continental United States:


(image via Reddit)

Alternatively, here is the continental U.S.A. floating in space instead of the Moon:


(image credit: AdAgency)

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Neat Aerodynamic Train in 1930s Sochi, Russia


(image via)

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Mixed fresh links for today:

Newly-Discovered "Halo" Surrounds Milky Way Galaxy - [wow space]
Machine-Animals by Nicolas Lampert - [wow art]
Animal Photobombers! - [funny pics]
Japan Tech Giants are in a Free Fall - [thought-provoking]
NYT Magazine's "Inspiration Issue" - [very cool]
Overthinking Star Wars - [neat article]
Great hi-res list of European Breweries - [cool map]
"The Poop Snake" in Dubai - [wow video]
"Your Life Online: Clairvoyant" Prank - [wow video]
"This Bus Is Coool!" Over-the-top commercial - [fun video]
Andy Goldsworthy: Naturalist Artist - [great videos, art]
Hipsters, and How They Spend Money - [infographic]
Oldest People in History - [neat info]
Really Ridiculous Photoshop Fail - [funny]

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Beautiful Shells: Muricidae family

Check out the whole diversity at Rotterdam's Natural History Museum catalogue. Keep scrolling for even more amazing shapes and unique shell treasures!


(image credit: Joop Trausel & Frans Slieker, Natural History Museum, Rotterdam)

The Babelomurex echinatus kind seems to be the most fanciful (see on Google Image). Here are some of rare Babelomurex displayed at Zaurshells:


(image via)

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Profound gaze... from your morning cup of coffee


(image credit: Anton Sergeev)

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"The Sunken Village", by Christian Gerth

See more work by this wonderful artist from Switzerland.


(image credit: Christian Gerth)

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The following is a short round-up of the best from our Facebook stream (which we update every day with unique material, not available on DRB otherwise):

Meanwhile in Russia... someone lost their USB drive! -


(original unknown)


Las Vegas Strip in 1952:


(original unknown)


Great use of the cow's tail! -


(original unknown)

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Flowing Geometry: "Reform Lighting"

This design Ryan Harvey really catches the eye with its refraction angles and gradients! Order it here.



(images credit: Ryan Harvey, via)

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Cat Terrorizing a Doll House

Here are a lot more of them. "Kat Kongs"? "Cat-zillas"?


(image credit: FireATX, via Reddit)

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Riding in Style!





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Problems with toilet paper? -


(originals unknown)

Team to the Rescue! -




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The text on the cow picture is as follows:

Images of people's live in the Schwarzwald (Black Forest, for long an antiquated region in southern Germany)

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