This Artist Recreates Iconic Images Out of Trash, Toys, and Chocolate Syrup
Brazilian photographer Vik Muniz wants people to see the world differently.
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Summer Sucks and It's Going to Kill You
Here are all the ways you can die from the worst season.
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Hong Kong’s Government Is Spending Billions Taking Land from the Sea
The scale of land reclamation in the semi-autonomous territory is revving up to unprecedented heights.
Massive Sand Sculptures of Sea Creatures Are Peak Summer
It's not sun stroke, that really is a 20-foot-tall blue whale sculpture.
The Oddly Satisfying, Strangely Soothing World of Sand Slicing Videos
I spoke to the person behind a new Instagram account that has me obsessed.
Objectively Correct Lists
The 5 Most Miserable Hardcore Music Videos of All Time
Nobody can seriously watch these videos and say, “This is so hardcore!” Can you?
Video Game Diarrhea Is Going to Look So Realistic in the Future
The researchers say this technique is for modeling mud, but we know what this is really about.
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Saturn’s Moon Titan Has Electrically-Charged, 'Sticky' Sand
"If you grabbed piles of grains and built a sand castle on Titan, it would perhaps stay together for weeks due to their electrostatic properties."
Artist Creates Absolutely Epic Geometric Drawings on Beaches Around the World
Jim Denevan wanders from beach to beach carving ephemeral illustrations that can only be appreciated from above.
Sand Is Wiping This Tunisian Town Off the Map
Like a half-dozen other villages in a region increasingly choked by desertification, Old Mahlel has been obliterated by advancing sand dunes.
It Looks Like Someone Was Raking Sand on Mars
New images show eerie ripples on Martian dunes.
A New Type of Dune Has Been Found on Mars
No evidence of sandworms yet.