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Otherworldly icescapes inside a historic Chicago cold storage facility

Otherworldly icescapes inside a historic Chicago cold storage facility

Unique ice formations which grew over an estimated 13 year period on a decommisioned freezer floor of Fulton Cold Storage in Chicago. Gary Jensen: website Via: thisiscolossal.com
Danmala, flower mandalas by Kathy Klein

Danmala, flower mandalas by Kathy Klein

In vedic sanskrit dān: the giver, mālā: garland of flowers the giving of flower circles Kathy Klein is a devout lover of plants, animals, people and the divine presence within all. She creates the danmalas by first centering herself in a meditative devotional space. Next she gathers flowers and natural objects while her mind is...
Macro snowflake photos by Josh Shackleford

Macro snowflake photos by Josh Shackleford

Super macro shots of snowflakes using a Sony A77 and a reverse mounted lens on a full set of extension tubes. These were all done handheld (no tripod). Josh Shackleford: behance / flickr
The Inner Light, photography by Francisco Provedo

The Inner Light, photography by Francisco Provedo

Part 1 of a technical and spiritual experimentation, nature, human and photography Francisco Provedo: behance / facebook
Mother of 4 wakes up early to make creative breakfasts for her kids

Mother of 4 wakes up early to make creative breakfasts for her kids

“My name is Anne Widya and, since my kids were little, I’ve loved trying new recipes, and making fruit carvings and other cute things out of food for my kids since they were little. I get inspiration from my 4 children, friends and everything around me. If I see a cute toy, or pictures from...
Japanese cat owners turn IKEA doll beds into adorable cat beds

Japanese cat owners turn IKEA doll beds into adorable cat beds

Some clever Japanese cat owners have re-purposed a simple but popular doll bed from IKEA, turning it into an adorable bed for their cats and other pets. The $20 Duktig is officially a toy bed for children’s dolls, but it also seems to have become IKEA’s first foray into the pet furniture market. Incidentally, the...
Amazing photos of foxes in the Arctic Circle by Ivan Kislov

Amazing photos of foxes in the Arctic Circle by Ivan Kislov

Russia’s remote north-eastern Chukotka region is an inhospitable arctic tundra, but even in this brutal landscape, Russian photographer Ivan Kislov can find beautiful signs of life among the foxes that live and hunt here in the wild. He agreed to talk to Bored Panda and tell us more about his amazing photos. Kislov, who lives...
A coworker asked this guy to watch her plant for 4 days

A coworker asked this guy to watch her plant for 4 days

When this guy at an IT firm in Augusta, Georgia was asked by his coworker to take care of her plant while she was gone from work for 4 days, he decided to take the plant out to see the sights and sounds that an ordinary office plant might otherwise never get to experience. He...
Meet Honey Bee, a rescued blind cat who loves hiking with her humans

Meet Honey Bee, a rescued blind cat who loves hiking with her humans

“Honey Bee is our amazing blind cat that loves to go hiking with us! We adopted her from Animals Fiji, but she now lives in Seattle with her 2 humans and 4 other cats. When we go hiking, we take her on our shoulders or with a leash. People say they love dogs because you...
Dream travel with Diuna

Dream travel with Diuna

“One day a small puppy of Czechoslovakian wolf dog turned out into our life. We called her Diuna (Dune) and decided to take her with us on our journeys, even into most difficult destinations from our dreams. In 2014, we left for our dream travel; this time towards Mongolian Altai. We left Poland on bicycles,...
Ashes to Diamonds, fascinating and unexpected approach by Algordanza

Ashes to Diamonds, fascinating and unexpected approach by Algordanza

Algordanza, a Swiss company, has taken a fascinating and unexpected approach to memorializing our loved ones who have passed; They will compress and super-heat your loved one’s cremated ashes and turn them into a man-made diamond that can be worn and cherished. It all begins with a chemical process that extracts the carbon from the...
Adorable lion cub Karis loves playing with Autumn leaves

Adorable lion cub Karis loves playing with Autumn leaves

Frolicking in the autumn leaves, this little lion cub is having the time of her life as she excitedly plays in her enclosure. Tiny cub Karis proved she’s not too dissimilar to human children as she threw herself into the pile of golden leaves carefully collected by her keepers, even ending up with a pile...

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