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Miniature Bridge Created for Guinea Pigs' Daily Commute

The Nagasaki Bio Park in Sakai, Japan has brought us some of the cutest “commuters” imaginable - guinea pigs! In this zoo, the adorable creatures have multiple play areas that they travel between. Zookeepers built a miniature bridge to make it easy for the guinea pigs to maneuver from one place to another.

This passageway is both useful as well as entertaining for visitors, who photograph and take…

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In Sydney, floral tributes came pouring in at the corner of Castlereagh Street and Martin Place in honor to those who tragically lost their lives in this week's deadly siege at Lindt café. On December 15 to 16, 2014, a lone gunman, Man Haron Monis, held hostage nine customers and eight employees of a Lindt chocolate café located at Martin Place in Sydney,…

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Manchester's Gorgeous Color-Changing Infinity Lights

This new 10-meteres-square installation by Squidsoup asks visitors to walk through it, becoming one with the art. Made exclusively for Quays Culture and The University of Salford, Aeolian Light is made up of thousands of points of light floating and changing in color in response to both the wind and human movement. Located at Salford Quays, in Manchester,…

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The advent of 3D printing has made miracles happen, as Derby the dog can certainly attest to. He was born with a congenital disease that caused a malformation in his front paws which shaped them more like flippers than feet. Sadly, this meant that Derby couldn’t run with other dogs or even get around the house normally. He needed something that would aid his movements.

Luckily for Derby, a…

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8 Most Breathtaking Weddings Held Around the World

Over the course of six years, we've seen some truly breathtaking photos of people being married all around the world. Whether they were standing amongst African wildlife or using nature's fury as their backdrop, these couples decided to exchange their vows in a time and place they'd never forget. The result? Each couple now has a set of stunning wedding pictures that are unique…

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