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Japanese craftsman creates perfect sci-fi ship replicas using just paper

Japanese craftsman creates perfect sci-fi ship replicas using just paper | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This is one of the most amazing craftsmen I have ever seen. He doesn't only make the exterior of his sci-fi ships using just paper but also the guts! The level of detail is amazing—some look like perfect resin models but it's only paper.
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Student Turns Her Exam Notes into a Unique Recreation of Van Gogh’s Starry Night

Student Turns Her Exam Notes into a Unique Recreation of Van Gogh’s Starry Night | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Anthropology sophomore Van Truong recently combined art and biology in an effort to ace her final exam in December.
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This Book Literally Disappears 24 Hours After You Start It

This Book Literally Disappears 24 Hours After You Start It | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
How many books have you been “meaning to read”? Personally I’ve avoided contact with the third of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels since Christmas (I know it’ll be all-consuming) and am ashamed to admit I don’t e...
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First ever self-destruct novel launched by James Patterson - Telegraph

First ever self-destruct novel launched by James Patterson - Telegraph | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
One reader will be given just 24 hours to read Private Vegas before it self-destructs
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The Spectacular Art of Painting With Soap Bubbles 

The Spectacular Art of Painting With Soap Bubbles  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you don't know how they're made, Jiří Georg Dokoupil's paintings might look like microscope photos of phosphorescent deep-sea hydrozoa, or maybe computer-generated cartoon characters.
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Hot Trending News » Artist crochets elaborate hats shaped hot dogs and burgers

Hot Trending News » Artist crochets elaborate hats shaped hot dogs and burgers | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it

"Phil Ferguson, who is originally from Perth in Western Australia, started crocheting types of food and posting them on Instagram to connect with other artists in the Victorian capital when he moved there in March last year."

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Classic Paintings, With All The Humans Replaced With Playmobil Toys

Classic Paintings, With All The Humans Replaced With Playmobil Toys | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
I always used Playmobil figurines to reenact my favorite movies, but artist Pierre-Adrien Sollier recreates famous works of art with Playmobil shapes, painting images of the plastic toys in the place of people and animals.
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Creepily Cute Skull-Shaped Clock Rolls Its Eyes To Tell Time

Creepily Cute Skull-Shaped Clock Rolls Its Eyes To Tell Time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Clockmaker Fritz Oswald made novelty clocks with rotating eyeballs, with one eye displaying the hours and the other displaying the minutes. They can look cute or completely deranged depending on what time it is.
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Weird News Photo Extravaganza

Weird News Photo Extravaganza | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
You want a good reason to gawk at cute animals, crazy mug shots, unusual protests and mayhem? Well, there is none, except that it's fun. So, enjoy!
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It Looks Like A Normal House For Sale From The Outside. Step In And… WHAT THE.

It Looks Like A Normal House For Sale From The Outside. Step In And… WHAT THE. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Your Daily Dose of Amazing
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These 26 Ads Actually Got Approved! I Can't Believe These

These 26 Ads Actually Got Approved! I Can't Believe These | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
People in charge of layout really need to think twice sometimes...ok all the time.
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Musician's Recreation of Ancient Sumerian Songs Will Haunt You

Musician's Recreation of Ancient Sumerian Songs Will Haunt You | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
These songs are examples of how art and science can come together to create something incredible.
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The Most Surreal Holiday Cards Ever Printed

The Most Surreal Holiday Cards Ever Printed | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Think your holiday season has been bizarre? You haven't seen anything. Back in the olden days, holiday cards and imagery got straight-up surreal. Including frogs stabbing each other for Christmas, and some snowfights turned really ugly.
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10 Stories Of People Who Died For Their Art

10 Stories Of People Who Died For Their Art | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
From the comedian who is considered a champion of free speech to the painter who was poisoned by his paints, check out these 10 unbelievable tales of people who died as a direct result of their creativity.
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Handimals – Italian Artist Can Turn His Hands into Incredibly Realistic Animals

Handimals – Italian Artist Can Turn His Hands into Incredibly Realistic Animals | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Award-winning Italian artist Guido Daniele has an exceptional talent – he can transform human hands into ‘handimals’, hyper-realistic animal portraits.
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Artist Will Tattoo Anyone’s Name on Her Body for $10

Artist Will Tattoo Anyone’s Name on Her Body for $10 | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A Los Angeles artist is on a mission to cover her entire body with tattoos. She’s offering herself up as a human billboard by tattooing people’s names and designs all over her body, for as low as $10.
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Death-Defying Photos Of Skyscraper Construction Workers Goofing Around

Death-Defying Photos Of Skyscraper Construction Workers Goofing Around | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
I guess you have to make your own fun at work, even when work is 20 stories off the ground on the skeleton of a future skyscraper. But these photos of construction workers enjoying their breaks and photo-ops high in the air are simply terrifying.
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This Girl Paints Disney Characters Dead On. But Its WHERE She Paints That'll Floor You

This Girl Paints Disney Characters Dead On. But Its WHERE She Paints That'll Floor You | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Laura Jenkinson is a London-based artist who has taken her talents to a whole new medium: her face.
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Man Creates a Teeming, Tiny City Out of Paper, One Building at a Time

Man Creates a Teeming, Tiny City Out of Paper, One Building at a Time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
"I'll see how I feel about it after a full year but it's really something that can roll on and on," says the artist.
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German Artist Creates Photorealistic Oil Paintings

German Artist Creates Photorealistic Oil Paintings | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Hyperrealistic paintings are always awe-inspiring, and the works of German artist Mike Dargas are no exception. His precise paintings are so rooted in reality that it’s easy to mistake them for real-life photographs.
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Hidden Portraits In These Illustrations Are Only Revealed With A Mirror

Hidden Portraits In These Illustrations Are Only Revealed With A Mirror | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
István Orosz makes prints that are beautiful on their own, but when you place a cylindrical mirror on the surface, a hidden image is revealed. Secretly, the illustrations contain anamorphic portraits of famous men.
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These Adorable Doodles Could Help You Learn The Sign Language Alphabet

These Adorable Doodles Could Help You Learn The Sign Language Alphabet | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Artist Alex Solis adds cartoon mnemonic devices to the American Sign Language alphabet with his Signs & Doodles series. Little cartoon characters interact with each sign in the alphabet to help you remember the correct position of your fingers.
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​These Maps Reveal How Cities Will Erode Over Time

​These Maps Reveal How Cities Will Erode Over Time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A digital artist known as Chaotic Atmospheres has run city maps through World Terrain, a software system that simulates real-world geological events like erosion.
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Spanish Bakery Makes $150 Glittering Bread Using Gold Dust

Spanish Bakery Makes $150 Glittering Bread Using Gold Dust | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Whole wheat flour, spelt and water are the usual ingredients used to make bread, but add a touch of edible gold and you’ve got wealthy clients from all around the world stepping on each others’ toes trying to secure a loaf of the world’s most...
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I wonder if they deliver.... 

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Stunning Portraits Are Actually Glass Rods That Have Been Melted Together

This might come as a bit of a surprise, but the portraits pictured in the gallery below are not painted or anything of the sorts. They are basically blocks of glass and they were created by melting rods of different colors together.
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