Sydney artist makes same-sex marriage statement in new mural

"Tony’s special day" Peeking above the lacy bodice of a white wedding gown is a smattering of curly chest hairs; above that, the beaming, glowing face of Tony Abbott as the bride of Tony Abbott. It’s the latest mural from Australian street artist Scottie Marsh, which is getting its final touches on a massive wall…

Cool body paintings by 16-year-old artist

Here are some really impressive body painting skills by 16-year-old Melbourne-based artist Lara Wirth. On Wirth’s Instagram page, she’s described as a self-taught body painter and a “dedicated procrastorpainter.” Monster SFX Tutorial Jack Skellington Tutorial Dark Mad Hatter Tutorial SFX Makeup Stopmotion and Removal Winter Spirit Makeup Timelapse Year of Makeup Frankenstien Makeup Time Lapse…

Tortoise Receives World’s First 3D Printed Shell

When Freddy the tortoise was caught in a bush fire in Brazil, his chances of survival were slim. But thanks to a group of pioneering surgeons known as The Animal Avengers, Freddy not only survived his ordeal – he is also now the proud owner of the world’s first 3D printed shell! “Freddy was the…

Explore The Solar System – 360

Explore the solar system in a information-packed, beautifully-animated way. With this 360 Degree Interactive Tour from Crash Course, Thought Café, and Crash Course Astronomy host Phil Plait. Grab your Cardboard VR kit, or view it on your phone or desktop. Tech details below: [warning]For the most immersive #360Video experience use Cardboard with the YouTube Android…

Public Murals by A’shop Crew on the Streets of Montreal

Montreal based A’shop crew is an artist-run production company that creates graffiti murals, street art, and other public art displays. Most of their work is heavily influenced by graffiti but has also found inspiration elsewhere like their 2011 piece titled Notre-Dame-de-Grâce (top) that borrows from the art nouveau style of Alphonse Mucha. You can see…

Scariest Mouth in the World Belongs To Leatherback Turtle’s

Here’s one species of turtle you don’t want to kiss. Believe me, the Leatherback Sea Turtle might look adorable and harmless, but lurking behind its cute face is a set of killer teeth, making its mouth one of the scariest in the world.. Hundreds of these jagged stalactite-like teeth called ‘papillae’ line the turtle’s mouth…

12 Interesting Pregnancy Facts

Pregnancy is a complex and wonderful experience. A female's body goes through so many changes to become a nurturing home for 9 months, and unless you've been pregnant yourself, or have been close to someone who has gone through pregnancy, there's probably a hell of a lot you don't know about the process! For example, increasing in…

China’s Apricot Blossom Will Take Your Breath Away

Far up in the north west of China lies the province of Xinjiang, and far up in the north west of Xinjiang lies Yili. It’s incredibly remote, but that won’t stop you from wanting to go there once you see their beautiful Apricot Valley. Take a look at the pictures below to see what we…

If Nicolas Cage Played Every Character In Game Of Thrones

Cage isn't coming; Cage has come, thanks to the Cage Of Thrones project, which saw every major character in HBO's television series Game Of Thrones replaced with - you guessed it - Nicolas Cage. Reddit user CarlosDanger100 used Photoshop to replace 25+ different characters' faces, and the results are troubling. Which character is the most…

Pop idols become fun dolls

The iDollz project IDollz is the combination between the words “idol” and “doll”. It’s a series of portraits of contemporary pop idols represented as dolls. In this new art project, Dito explores the meaning of contemporary simulacra. Idollz it is a potentially infinite “variations on a theme” as Ditology and Ditalians.   The idols and…