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Delicious ways to reduce food waste


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Not such a blot on the landscape: Icelandic architects create series of designs for statue-like electricity pylons shaped like humans

From the mundane to the sublime, these giant humanoid electricity pylons were inspired by the idea of brightening up the ugly utilities which stretch across Iceland’s immense volcanic landscape.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3248509/Not-blot-landscape-Icelandic-architects-create-series-designs-statue-like-electricity-pylons-shaped-like-humans.html

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Chigago Based Artist Transforms Scrap into Contemporary Art

Artist Mary Ellen Croteau made this amazing self-portrait out of recycled plastic bottle caps. Notice how she used sets of nested plastic bottle caps to achieve a much deeper color palette than otherwise possible.

http://dailypicksandflicks.com/2011/09/21/bottle-cap-self-portrait-by-mary-ellen-croteau-picture-gallery/


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Transforming IKEA furniture into high-end designs on a budget

Amazing creations!

Mei Mei ‘Jules’ Yap came across her first IKEA hack while scouring the Internet for design inspiration. She realized these hacks, which involve using an IKEA accessory or piece offurniture in a clever or unexpected way to create something new, were fairly popular and she began looking for more.

http://finance.yahoo.com/news/meet-the-queen-of–ikea-hacking-221205219.html


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Awesome Video Shows Body Doing Yoga In An X-ray Machine

Artists have made a beautiful animation of what the human body looks like doing yoga in X-ray form. The animators strived to make the video as scientifically accurate as possible, working with medical experts to create a 3D visual study of the human skeleton.

  http://www.iflscience.com/scientific-animation-body-doing-yoga-x-ray-form