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Gisele and Alessandra Beautify Numero Tokyo: June 2009 (10 photos)

Brazilian bombshells Gisele Bundchen and Alessandra Ambrosio are featured in the June 2009 issue of Numero Tokyo. Alessandra stars in "The Girl from Ipanema" pictorial by photographer Jannis Tsipoulanis, while Gisele graces the cover with pics by Nino Munoz.…

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Added by Eugene on June 1, 2009 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

Reconfigurable Vertical Architecture in Mexico City



This design of a vertical structure for Mexico City by Jorge Hernandez de la Garza makes use of modular construction to bring the city some green space without taking up too much precious (basically unavailable) land. The structure can be configured to provide space for public spaces, offices, living spaces, and urban farming. Flexibility is inherent in the design: the layout and size could be changed after construction if needs arise. The modules… Continue

Added by Mark Huckabee on June 1, 2009 at 7:13am — 1 Comment

The Magnificent Milford Sound (8 Photos)

Could it be? Did we just witness what some international surveys call the #1 destination in the world? Milford Sounds top Tripadvisor's 2008 list for its breathtaking waterfalls and sheer cliff faces. Often called the 8th Wonder of the World, it's visited by one million people each year and is only accessible by one road.



Though called a sound, we…

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Added by alice on June 1, 2009 at 4:00am — 2 Comments

Oh Sweet Childhood Memories - Virginie Maillard (9 Total)



There's a sweetness to each of Virginie Maillard's pieces. A French computer artist from Burgundy, Virginie has that rare ability of evoking childhood memories. Whether it's the thrill of riding a bike for the first time or the comforting feeling of always having a friend, through stuffed animals, each experience is as special as the next. What I enjoy most about her…

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Added by alice on June 1, 2009 at 3:00am — 3 Comments

When Monsters Awaken - Scott Campbell (10 Total)



What would happen if monsters suddenly came alive? If puppet's felt turned to flesh and mummies awakened from their slumber? Would our world turn upside down? Could we co-exist with them? Scott Campbell is an artist who explores these questions. His work is both interesting and entertaining.…

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Added by alice on June 1, 2009 at 2:30am — No Comments

Sorry I'm Late Video by Tomas Mankovsky

Sorry I'm Late from Tomas Mankovsky on Vimeo.



Learn more, See more posts like this at Chung…

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Added by Kevin Chung on May 31, 2009 at 8:39pm — No Comments

Silhouette Masterpiece Theatre.


Artwork by Wilhelm Staehle
www.silhouettemasterpiecetheatre.com

Added by Taylor Janni on May 31, 2009 at 6:54pm — No Comments

Hilarious Prints by Glenz Tees (15 pics)



Glenn Jones. a graphic designer and illustrator from Auckland, New Zealand creates some of the funniest t-shirts I've ever seen. With a really distinct style, along with a clever sense of humor, he really makes you think for a second before laughing out loud.



Alice wrote…

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Added by Eugene on May 31, 2009 at 1:00pm — 3 Comments

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Added by Daniela on May 31, 2009 at 10:41am — 3 Comments

Light Graffiti Fashion - Atton Conrad (7 photos)



London photographer Atton Conrad captured these stunning images by fusing beautiful models with dresses manufactured from light graffiti. The light creates a dramatic sense of movement, while also providing different types of textures and styles. With a well-executed display of art and fashion, I'm pretty sure we'll see more applications of light graffiti in the…

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Added by Eugene on May 31, 2009 at 9:30am — 3 Comments

Richard St. John's 8 Secrets of Success

Why do people succeed? Is it because they're smart? Or are they just lucky? Neither. Analyst Richard St. John condenses years of interviews into an unmissable 3-minute slideshow on the real secrets of success.



Richard St. John knew how he had found success -- through his marketing company, the St. John Group, which boasted clients like Nortel and BlackBerry/Research in Motion. But he couldn't get away from the question: Why him? He thinks of himself as an… Continue

Added by Eugene on May 31, 2009 at 8:46am — 2 Comments

Hello...from beautiful New Zealand!



Hello, everyone! So the three of us, Sam (my husband), Sonny (our friend) and me, made it to New Zealand! After having traveled from the North Island to the South Island, we made our way to Queenstown, otherwise known as the Adventure Capital of the World. And rightly so! As you can see from the first picture, we took advantage of the spectacular views by going on a…

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Added by alice on May 31, 2009 at 12:00am — 5 Comments

Modern Architecture - The World's Tallest Leaning Tower: Abu Dhabi (4 pics)



Construction has reached the half way point for Capital Gate, an iconic leaning building in Abu Dhabi, designed by New York firm RMJM Architects. Built to be the most inclined tower in the world, the 35 story, gravity-defying feature tower will lean westward 18 degrees, 4 times as far as the Leaning Tower of Pisa which currently leans 3.97 degrees.



The…

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Added by Eugene on May 30, 2009 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Jay Leno Tells Us About His Legacy on His Last "Tonight Show"



Jay Leno ended his run as host of the "Tonight Show" Friday, which he began 17 years ago after taking over from Johnny Carson. He was greeted by a large standing ovation from the audience to begin the show, and he concluded the evening by inviting on stage all the children who had been born to people who had met while working on the program.



And here's Leno saying his goodbyes at the end of the show...…

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Added by Eugene on May 30, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments

Movie on the Radar: Toy Story 3



The creators of the beloved "Toy Story" films re-open the toy box and bring moviegoers back to the delightful world of Woody, Buzz and our favorite gang of toy characters in "Toy Story 3." Hits theaters June 18, 2010 in Disney Digital… Continue

Added by Eugene on May 30, 2009 at 7:23am — 1 Comment

Some things just shouldn't be touched: 2009 Gullwing-America 300 SL Panamericana



Another iconic vehicle is about to be reborn and brought into the 21st century. This time it is the Mercedes-Benz 300SL that is getting the make-over treatment (that’s the car with the batman-esque doors to you and me, or Gull-wings as they are known in the car business).





This beautiful badboy, first introduced to the roads in 1954, is to be modified by Arturo Alonso and his company,… Continue

Added by Kara on May 29, 2009 at 4:48pm — 2 Comments

When We Were Kids... (10 photos)



I can't help but think of my fun childhood memories when looking at this photo set by German photographer Ulli (Taunus). As she follows the trail of a couple adorable kids, she captures some priceless moments of them exploring the world and all its wonders. Here are some of my favorite shots.…

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Added by Eugene on May 29, 2009 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

Chairs for the Dysfunctional by Alice Wang



Alice Wang has designed a fabulous set of chairs for dysfunctional people that will be unveiled next month in Milan. The chair above is called the Silent Farter. It amplifies the sound of anyone sitting on it passing gas. "Those with excess gas in their abdomen can find it difficult to hold it in sometimes, even at important times such as formal dinner gatherings or meetings. Quietly letting the gas out may be the solution, but although… Continue

Added by Mark Huckabee on May 29, 2009 at 12:40pm — No Comments

Electro Dance bash tonight in LA (Avalon)



There is a cool Dance/Electro event tonight at Avalon in LA, with Tiga and LCD soundsysten playing.

15$ tickets can be purchased here:…

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Added by FrenchyDave on May 29, 2009 at 12:34pm — 2 Comments

Parts of Times Square Closed to Automobiles

New Yorkers can now walk through the very heart of Times Square. New York City is banning cars from stretches of Broadway at Times Square and Herald Square. The goal is to reduce pollution and pedestrian accidents and to help traffic flow more smoothly. Officials say the plan will help make the city more livable.



“This is like a sanctuary,” said Yesim Bilgic, 36, a Swedish novelist who was sitting in one of hundreds of lawn chairs set out in the center of Broadway, where vehicular…

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Added by Eugene on May 29, 2009 at 11:00am — 6 Comments

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