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The Missing Links: Diabolical Villains Love Their Fruit Pies

The Boy Who Found A Dead President Lincoln Back in the 50s, a teenage boy uncovered the only photograph of the deceased President Lincoln known to exist. Here is the story. * Also Presidential: Planning A Trip to Paraguay? Be sure to check out the Rutherford B. Hayes statue. * The 64-Day Nap As a person with narcolepsy, this [...]

Curiosity takes stunning self-portrait

NASA’s Curiosity rover has used its robotic arm to take a detailed photograph of itself on Mars. One of the advantages of Curiosity over previous Mars…

Creative Ways To Tell The World You’re Having A Baby

Buzzfeed rounded up some cute and clever “expectancy” announcements that tell more in pictures than in words. There’s 23 of them, and it was hard to pick an example, but I was drawn to this math-based photograph. Go see the rest! Link

Medium Pizza

This is a medium pizza at Big Lou’s Pizza in San Antonio. They also serve a large, which is 62″ in diameter. This photograph made an instant reddit star out of Luke, the guy on the right. He was impressed with the dinner. Link

Second-Ever Photo of Emily Dickinson Discovered

This daguerreotype is believed to be a photograph of Emily Dickinson in her mid-20s, seated with her friend Kate Scott Turner in 1859. If the suspicions of Amherst College historians proves true, it will become only the second authenticated image of the reclusive poet known to exist. The college’s archives and special collections department has subjected [...]

New insect species discovered on Flickr

A photograph posted by a hiker on Flickr has lead to a whole new species of insect being identified. Shaun Winterton had been looking through photogra…

The 2012 Emmy Nominations

The nominations for the 2012 Emmy Awards were announced this morning, and you can see the shows up for Outstanding Drama Series in the photograph. The complete list of nominations is at Buzzfeed. Link

1890s Problems

Apparently there’s a new meme centered around this vintage-looking photograph that may or may not actually be old. But some of the words that have put into her mouth are priceless! See some of the best of them at Pleated Jeans. Link

How To Shoot Liquid Flow Photographs

Photograph Corrie White shoots beautiful pictures of liquid flowing in liquid. She posted a tutorial on how it’s done, from dying the liquid to clean up. And guess what? This picture is actually upside down! Read it all at PetaPixel. Link -via the Presurfer

The 2012 Olympic Torch Relay

Less than a month to go before the opening of the London Olympics, and we are halfway through the 70-day Olympic Torch Relay that takes the Olympic Flame through all four countries of the United Kingdom. The route covers 8,000 miles and involves 8,000 relay runners. Photograph of the Olympic torch passing through Dunfermline, Scotland, by [...]