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Photo of the Day: Traffic Jam

5,000 ducks block traffic on their way to feed in Zhejiang province in China. The farmer and his assistants drove the ducks from their farm to a pond one kilometer away to look for food. (Rex) Click iamge to zoom.

International Tokyo Toy Show 2012

More than 200 companies displayed some 35,000 products at a toy industry preview on Thursday, ranging from board games to the latest computer games.

A visitor takes a picture of Star Wars character Yoda made from Lego blocks during the International Tokyo Toy Show. Continue »

Steve Madden Shoes Collection – Summer 2012

Steve Madden shoes collection for the Summer of 2012 in photographs by Marley Kate. Models: Nell Rebowe and Terese Pagh. Continue »

More than 100 New Terracotta Warriors of Qin Dynasty Unearthed in China

More than 100 life-size terracotta warriors have added to the Terracotta Army of China’s Qin Dynasty as archaeologists announced on Monday about the new statues that have been excavated on the outskirts of Xi’an province in China.

The new terracotta warriors, about 110, were unearthed at an excavation site inside the No1 pit of the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses, which is actually the mausoleum of Qin Dynasty’s Qin Shi Huang (221-210 BC), the first emperor of China.

A member of an archaeology team unearths the head of a terracotta warrior inside the No.1 pit of the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses, on the outskirts of Xi’an, 11 June, 2012. (Reuters) Continue »

Glass Sculptures by Robert Mickelson

Artist Robert Mickelson is an expert sculptor whose medium of choice happens to be glass. There’s something so pure and serene about glass. Perhaps it’s the material’s transparency coupled with its fragility. Whatever it may be, Mickelson knows how to accentuate the element’s most appealing qualities. Each of his life-like sculptural pieces exude realism with a refined quality. Continue »

Coco Rocha By Craig McDean

A Canadian fashion model Coco Rocha By Craig McDean. Vogue US (May 2008). Continue »

The Mysterious “Mirror Man” in L. A.

“The ‘mirror man’ aka ‘The Collector‘ is by the artist Gustav Troger of San Francisco & Vienna. He is in North America now on another ‘The Collector’ tour.” Continue »

The Beautiful Pictures of Waves

“These incredible pictures capture the stunning moment waves roll on to a tropical beach. Photographers Nick Selway, 28, and pal CJ Kale, 35, position themselves in the magnificent Hawaiian water – and then wait for the waves to crash into their heads. Their only equipment are standard cameras – but a waterproof case means they do not need to sacrifice their cameras for their art”. (Nick Selway/CJ Kale/Carter News) Continue »

Desigual Semi-Naked Contest

Shoppers wearing only their underwear wait in line outside a Desigual clothing store on June 14, 2012 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The store, as a promotional event under the motto “Get undressed, we’ll dress you!”, was offering the first 100 scantily-clad shoppers a free outfit of their choice. (Photos: Juergen Schwarz) Continue »

Neon – Sao Paulo Fashion Week Spring-Summer 2013 Collections Show

A model walks the runway during the Neon Sao Paulo Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013 Collections Show on June 14, 2012 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photos: Fernanda Calfat) Continue »

Shopping Mall Interior by Agence Search

French architects Agence Search have won a competition to design a Paris shopping mall with proposals involving giant elliptical lattices. Continue »

Photo of the Day: You are on Camera!

An ostrich stands in his enclosure in the zoo in Berlin on Friday, May 11, 2012. (Photo by Andreas Prost/AP) Click image to zoom.

Fine Jewellery Art of Vladimir Markin

• М—А—R—К—I—N • is a bold and exciting EXPERIMENT, totally essential when you intend to discover philosopher’s stone. It’s a process of CREATING jewellery pieces WHICH you’re involved in. Continue »

Hairy Panties by Nutty Tarts

Cool Hairy Panties for women with screenprinted pubic hair. Continue »

Super Fun Shark Bed for Your Pets

These super fun pet beds are sized for small dogs, cats, or pocket pets. They’re made with nanotechnology which makes them self-cleaning. The particles in the fabric will absorb bacteria and pet odors and all you need to do to refresh the bed is unzip it every so often and let it sit in the sunshine. Continue »