Friday, 7 August 2015

The River Fleet, London's Largest Subterranean Rivers

The River Fleet is the largest of London's subterranean rivers. The two streams headwaters on Hampstead Heath, each of which was dammed into a series of ponds, the Hampstead Ponds and the Highgate Ponds, in the 18th century. At the southern edge of Hampstead Heath these descend underground as sewers and join in Camden Town. The waters flow 6 km from the ponds to the River Thames.

The River Fleet, London's Largest Subterranean Rivers

Monday, 20 July 2015

Kyzyl Center of Asia

Kyzyl, the capital city of the Tuva Republic, Russia. The name of the city means "red" in Tuvan. The geographical center of Asia - the point marking the geographical center of the world's largest region. The title of the geographical center of Asia, claim several places, depending on the method of calculation and conditions - whether includes remote island in the list of the extreme points of Asia, or not. One of the "center" is a place located 20 kilometers east of Kyzyl in the confluence of the Biy-Khem (the Big Yenisey) and Ka-Khem ( the Small Yenisey). The first sightseeing to visit here is the Geographical Centre of Asia. Built in 1964, the monument represents a big globe on which the contours of continents are marked. 

Kyzyl Center of Asia

Sunday, 19 July 2015

The Judas's Ear, Auriculariales Fungus

Auricularia auricula-judae, is pale brown in colour, and really does resemble a human ear in size, shape and texture, is known as the Jew's ear, wood ear, jelly ear or by a number of other common names, is a species of edible Auriculariales fungus found worldwide. The fruiting body and brown color, is distinguished by its noticeably ear-like shape. It grows upon wood, especially elder. Its specific epithet is derived from the belief that Judas Iscariot hanged himself from an elder tree; the common name "Judas's ear" eventually became "Jew's ear", while today "jelly ear" and other names are sometimes used. The fungus can be found throughout the year in temperate regions worldwide, where it grows upon both dead and living wood.

The Judas's ear, Auriculariales Fungus

Sunday, 12 July 2015

Detailed Paintings on Small Surface by Hasan Kale

Unique and different, every artist want to do something different. The Turkish artist, Hasan Kale, really have the different skills. Usually artists expose their art on papers, walls, street, wood-boards etc, etc but Hasan Kale describe his art on the surfaces of nuts, seeds, and matchsticks with images that are amazingly detailed for their minuscule scale, At a size of a fingernail or even smaller. Despite his unconventional canvases, Kale's painting style is elegantly timeless, with an aesthetic similar to that of the neoclassical art movement. 

Detailed Paintings on Small Surface by Hasan Kale

Saturday, 11 July 2015

The Necropolis of Pantalica contains over 5000 tombs dug in the rock

La necropoli rupestre di Pantalica, The Necropolis Pantalica in the province of Siracusa in Sicily, Italy and consisting of thousands of graves dug in the rock in five different places along the limestone promontory surrounded of the deep gorge where the river flows Anapo.  The Necropolis of Pantalica contains over 5000 tombs.

Pantalica le tomb

Friday, 10 July 2015

The self-taught Artist Lora Zombie

25 years old, the self-taught Russia painter Lora Zombie was set on becoming an artist a very early age. She first gained recognition in the late 2000s as her work circulated online, reaching millions of people through blogs, new outlets, and social media. A top seller on the urban art scene and is gaining the attention of the art world at large. In recent years, Lora has taken the gallery scene by storm with exhibitions in Los Angeles, Toronto, New York and Russia - bringing in the interest of collectors and fans worldwide.

The self-taught Artist Lora Zombie

Thursday, 9 July 2015

The Titanic Museum in Branson, Missouri

The Titanic Museum Branson Missouri, an 18-foot one of a kind scale model of the Titanic. Titanic museum Branson, which itself is a half-scale model of the Titanic, you'll be handed a ticket with the name of one of the Titanic's passengers. Make your way through the Branson Titanic exhibits to the Memorial Room, where you'll find out if your passenger died or lived through the disaster. It is one of two Titanic-themed museums owned by John Joslyn (who headed a 1987 expedition to Titanic's final resting place); the other is located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.

The Titanic Museum in Branson, Missouri

Wednesday, 8 July 2015

The A-Z alphabet inspired by comic book Superheroes And Villains

The rigorous time when we learned A-Z alphabets in our childhood, now days it is very opposite, Today it is very joyful for kids, they enjoy to learn. Just like ABC poems, Alphabetic cartoons etc. etc. But Australia artist Simon Koay illustrated these 26 English alphabets make it more easy to learn, even we also like to read these alphabets. The 26 English alphabets after the super-heroes and super-villains, who have the alphabet as their initial. And the result is purely awesomeness!

01. A for Captain America

A for Captain America
Photo credit ©  Simonkoay

Tuesday, 7 July 2015

The second life of the world's largest hangar as a Tropical Island Resort

Tropical Islands Resort is a tropical theme park in Krausnick, in the district of Dahme-Spreewald in Brandenburg, Germany. It is located in the old CargoLifter airship hangar, known as the Aerium, the largest independent room in the world. The hall belonged to the company CargoLifter until its insolvency in 2002.

The second life of the world's largest hangar as a Tropical Island Resort
 Dahme-Heideseen Nature Park, Germany

Monday, 6 July 2015

Fabulous Tattoos created by Kim Michey

The South Korean Tattoo artist Kim Michey who reveals very unusual creations. Her artworks are completely unique and versatile at the same time. Her  designs always have a touch of surrealism and end up being a little mind-blowing, even provocative subjects are illustrated in a cute, almost playful style. She skillfully combines surreal effects with a touch of childlike naivety. Some of the tattoos are dominated by striking colors, while others are drawn only with delicate lines in one color, Inspired by the pop universe, her work refers to the Smurfs, Mickey, LEGO, The Simpsons, among others, but they are embodied in a mixture of rarity and mood.

Fabulous Tattoos created by Kim Michey