Colorful Kaleidoscope Dome Dazzles in Hong Kong

A new public art installation has sprung up in Shatin Park in Hong Kong that's dazzling those who enter. Kaleidome, by LAAB, is a dome shaped structure made up of 262 polyhedral cells of polished stainless steel. Each cell is like a small window out into the world. Similar to a kaleidoscope, light enters the dome and creates colorful shadows on the ground.

As LAAB…

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Shortly after an eight-month-old cat named Mikey gave birth to her three kittens, she was inconsolable. The kittens were born too early and even though the cat's owner Hillary did everything she could to save them, they ended up passing away. Mikey then became depressed as she frantically searched for her…

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The small town of Guatapé, Columbia has a unique landmark that attracts a countless number of visitors each year. The Rock of Guatapé is 7,005 ft. high and provides 659 steps for visitors to climb to the top. At the peak of this magnificent rock, tourists are rewarded with marvelous views of the majestic countryside. There is also a…

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After six years working as a photographer for one of Japan's weekly magazines, Takayuki Ogawa decided to take a trip out to New York. For about a year, from 1967 to 1968, Ogawa walked New York's streets taking photos of everything he saw around him. With a fresh set of eyes, he captured the overall mood of the metropolis. From a family of five looking hopeful as they stare at…

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We’re great admirers of the hilariously honest (and sometimes awkward) greeting cards by Emily McDowell. Now, she’s bringing that same truthful spunk to subjects that are tough to tackle. Specifically, what to say to someone who’s dealing with serious health conditions like cancer, chronic illness, or…

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Russian artist Lesha Lauz, aka Alexey, creates colorful tattoos that are fit for our digital age. He combines vibrantly-hued animals and obscures parts of their portraits with pixels. The permanent body art is reminiscent of when an image doesn’t load correctly, and it's something we're probably all too familiar with. Here, Lauz’s handiwork is a playful and often…

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The Labyrinth Table is a playful piece of wood furniture built by Benjamin Nordsmark. As the name suggests, the minimalist rectangular table consists of a giant maze that’s situated beneath a sheet of diamond glass. Nordsmark calls this a “small universe,” and the mesmerizing labyrinth is occupied by six small figures that can be moved around by the handles underneath the…

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Years ago, tattoo artist David Allen was approached by a client with an unusual request. Adriana had fought breast cancer and won, but she had to undergo a mastectomy and breast reconstruction. She asked Allen to conceal the scarring left on her breast using his skills as a tattoo artist. What followed was a journey for both Adriana and David, one that would change both of…

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An eccentric millionaire has hidden a treasure chest filled with $2 million worth of gold coins and jewels deep within the Rocky Mountains north of Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Although this may sound like the premise of an adventure novel or an Indiana Jones movie, this fascinating story is very much real. Forrest Fenn, an art dealer who was shot down twice while serving in the…

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