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These geeky snowmen turn their yards into a weirder winter wonderland

These geeky snowmen turn their yards into a weirder winter wonderland | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Sure, you can roll your layers of snowy precipitation into a stack of three balls topped with a top hat—or you can put all that white stuff to a more interesting use.
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Watch a 70-Year-Old Prefab House Unpacked and Rebuilt Over 48 Hours

Watch a 70-Year-Old Prefab House Unpacked and Rebuilt Over 48 Hours | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When French architect Jean Prouvé--the grandaddy of prefab--built his prototype homes in the 1930s and 40s, he intended them to become affordable solutions to Europe's housing crisis.
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Artist Drapes Nearly-Naked White Women Over His Shoulders As 'Trophy Scarves'

Artist Drapes Nearly-Naked White Women Over His Shoulders As 'Trophy Scarves' | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
It's that time of year when the weather gets a bit cooler and you've got to pull out your winter gear--big coat, gloves, hat and scarf--there's nothing out of the ordinary about that.
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Meet the Man Who Artistically Carves Entire Caves by Hand with a Pickaxe

Meet the Man Who Artistically Carves Entire Caves by Hand with a Pickaxe | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Sculptor Ra Paulette has a phenomenal hobby – he digs caves in New Mexico’s sandstone cliffs. Not plain, rocky, boring ones. Ra’s caves are smooth, artistic, and breathtakingly beautiful, and he creates them with his bare hands.
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Keep Away from Fire: Belarusian Artist Paints with Petroleum

Keep Away from Fire: Belarusian Artist Paints with Petroleum | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A true artist can create outstanding art from almost anything, even ugly, greasy oil. Who would have ever imagined that petroleum could be used to paint breathtaking images? Belarussian artist Ludmila Zhizhenko, that’s who.
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These Are The Most Amazing Tree Houses Ever

These Are The Most Amazing Tree Houses Ever | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When you're tired of city life — or just tired of life on the ground — there's nothing more wonderful than scampering up a tree to your bedroom. A few lucky people among us actually get to do it.
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12 Ghostly Ads For Forgotten Brands

12 Ghostly Ads For Forgotten Brands | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Despite the sexy that Mad Men brought back to the advertising game, most of us are jaded as hell about being sold to and targeted via infernal viral schemes and clever campaigns. It's not that ads are anything new, they just used to be...
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Arborsculpture – The Art of Turning Young Trees into Living Works of Art

Arborsculpture – The Art of Turning Young Trees into Living Works of Art | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Who said you need to chop the wood off trees to make sculptures? Arbosculpture is an art form that makes use of living trees to make wonderful creations.
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Michael Volpicelli’s Incredible Word Art

Michael Volpicelli’s Incredible Word Art | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Young American artist Michael Volpicelli specializes in creating detailed portraits of people and animals exclusively out of written words related to them.
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Tree felled by St Jude's Day storm exposes roots in shape of a dog

Tree felled by St Jude's Day storm exposes roots in shape of a dog | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
St Jude's Day storm leaves behind an unlikely tree root in the shape of a dog's head, as council workers continue to clear up damage left by Britain's worst gale in a decade (Tree felled by St Jude's Day storm exposes roots in shape of a dog
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Banana Tattooing, an Increasingly Popular Art Form

Banana Tattooing, an Increasingly Popular Art Form | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Up until a few years ago, people rarely looked at bananas as anything more than delicious fruits, let alone as an art medium. But that was before artists started taking advantage of the banana peel’s oxidation process to create amazing artworks.
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Stained glass windows filled with macabre X-ray images

Stained glass windows filled with macabre X-ray images | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Wim Delvoye has created a series of stained glass windows with subjects that are both gothic and unexpected, filling the spaces between the lead with X-rays of human intestines and skeletal forms of people kissing.
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The Truth about “Heaven’s Trail”, the Infamous Photo That Captured the Imagination of Millions

The Truth about “Heaven’s Trail”, the Infamous Photo That Captured the Imagination of Millions | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Heaven’s Trail is a breathtaking photograph that went viral almost the moment it was published online a couple of years ago.
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Zalipie – Poland’s Fascinating Painted Village

Zalipie – Poland’s Fascinating Painted Village | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
People all over the world love decorating their homes, but few are as good as the villagers of Zalipie. Home décor is a centuries-old tradition in this secluded village of southeastern Poland.
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This Portrait of Morgan Freeman Is Actually a Finger Painting Done on an iPad

This Portrait of Morgan Freeman Is Actually a Finger Painting Done on an iPad | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
26-year-old iPad artist Kyle Lambert has created an ultra-realistic finger painting of Hollywood star Morgan Freeman. If you put Lambert’s painting and Freeman’s photograph side-by-side, it’s almost impossible to tell them apart.
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Russian Photographer’s Photos Reveal the Unique Beauty of Snowflakes

Russian Photographer’s Photos Reveal the Unique Beauty of Snowflakes | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Alexey Kljatov is a photographer with a difference – he takes incredibly breathtaking shots of snowflakes with equipment that he developed at home, eliminating the need for cameras and lenses worth thousands of dollars.
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Elaborate Buddhist Temple Made From Discarded Amazon Boxes

Elaborate Buddhist Temple Made From Discarded Amazon Boxes | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
And you thought breaking down your Amazon boxes for recycling was creative—Japanese gamer and amateur modeler Upuaza Touryou just trashed the competition, turning his stack of old flimsy cardboard into an insanely elaborate Buddhist temple.
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17 Mundane Things That Will Blow Your Mind When You See Them This Way

17 Mundane Things That Will Blow Your Mind When You See Them This Way | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Our lives are filled with everyday banalities -- things like the zipper on your jeans or the key to your house -- which may seem unremarkable at first glance.
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Watch Street Artists Transform An Empty Building Into A Graffiti Masterpiece

Watch Street Artists Transform An Empty Building Into A Graffiti Masterpiece | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Shortly before a warehouse in Brisbane, Australia was set to be demolished, street artist Sofles (along with selinamiles, Dr.
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9 Unbelievable Pieces of Art that Actually Sold

9 Unbelievable Pieces of Art that Actually Sold | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
From a $4 million photograph to canned poop, check out some of the most unbelievable things that people bought as art.
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The Greatest Soviet Propaganda Posters Ever

The Greatest Soviet Propaganda Posters Ever | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
We've seen some space propaganda, anti-alcohol posters, and even anti-Communist political propaganda. And now, we present the very best, in high resolution, ready for your desktop. The revolution marches on, comrades!
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You Wouldn't Think To Set Up Such Clever Domino Destruction

You Wouldn't Think To Set Up Such Clever Domino Destruction | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
At 20,000 to 25,000 dominoes total, what you're seeing in this video doesn't come close to the world record. But that doesn't matter because these domino setups are incredibly involved and creative.
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Anti-Communist propaganda is more awesome than any horror movie poster

Anti-Communist propaganda is more awesome than any horror movie poster | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Horror movies and Weird Tales magazine have given us some beautiful, spooky and unnerving works of art. But if you really want a dose of scary brilliance? Check out the posters that warned people of the evils of Communism.
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Aaron Meyer's curator insight, November 8, 2013 6:06 PM

definitely a different time back then.  

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Listen to performances of the world's oldest complete surviving song

Listen to performances of the world's oldest complete surviving song | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The Seikilos epitaph is the oldest known complete composition of music in existence, a Hellenistic Ionic song with complete notation likely inscribed in the first century AD.
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