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The Surprising History Of High Heels

The Surprising History Of High Heels

Believe it or not, women originally started wearing heels to appear more masculine.
Taking The High Ground: How Some Countries Are Preparing For Global Warming

Taking The High Ground: How Some Countries Are Preparing For Global Warming

In many parts of the world, people aren't debating climate change, but how best to adapt to it.
Inside The Tiny Houses This Oakland Artist Is Using To Fight Homelessness

Inside The Tiny Houses This Oakland Artist Is Using To Fight Homelessness

They may not look like much, but it's a hell of a lot better than waking up in jail.
21 Entrancing Examples Of Tension Furniture Forged By Physics

21 Entrancing Examples Of Tension Furniture Forged By Physics

You're not going to find any of these incredible pieces at IKEA.
What We Loved This Week, Jan. 31 – Feb. 6

What We Loved This Week, Jan. 31 – Feb. 6

Rock stars, presidents, and more were snapping self-portraits long before the word "selfie" even existed.
Photo Of The Day: The Date Beer Changed Forever

Photo Of The Day: The Date Beer Changed Forever

Beer drinking was a lot different on January 23, 1935.
What We Loved This Week, Jan. 10 – 16

What We Loved This Week, Jan. 10 – 16

Or how surreal those animals look in their domestic surroundings.
What We Loved This Week, Dec. 13 – 19

What We Loved This Week, Dec. 13 – 19

Did you know lightning storms can rage overtop an erupting volcano?
Photo Of The Day: The World’s Lightest Material Balances On A Cherry Blossom

Photo Of The Day: The World’s Lightest Material Balances On A Cherry Blossom

Graphene aerogel is seven times lighter than air and can be used to clean up oil spills.
Design Of The Day: This Concept Plane Could Travel From London To New York In Just Half An Hour

Design Of The Day: This Concept Plane Could Travel From London To New York In Just Half An Hour

The revolutionary Skreemr concept plane could use scramjet technology to drastically reduce flight times and change air travel forever.
Five Of The World’s Weirdest Monuments

Five Of The World’s Weirdest Monuments

Just because you know how to use a chisel doesn't endow you with taste. Such is the case with these weird monuments.