Beautifully Surrendering to Nature by Peter Jamus

Peter Jamus is a young photographer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota who has created a stunning set of images that bring new meaning to the phrase “surrendering to nature.” Taken from two of his portfolios, Environmental Portraits and Reactions to Space, the photos show the beauty and grandeur of nature in a powerfully poetic way. For instance, in Chasing Sunsets (above), a young girl is seen dipping her hands in water while colorful ripples form all around her.

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December 10, 2016

World Map Reveals What Each Country Does Better Than Any Other

Designer David McCandless of Information is Beautiful has created a fascinating world map called International Number Ones. “Because every country is the best at something,” McCandless also offers the caveat that this accolade is “according to data,” which makes perfect sense once you study the map. Being the number one at something isn’t necessarily a compliment. Many countries are the “best” when it comes to issues that are morally reprehensible.

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December 9, 2016

Intricately Detailed Floating Cube Casts Stunning Shadows

We have always been big fans of Pakistan-born artist Anila Quayyum Agha’s mesmerizing art. In 2014, we raved about Intersections, a captivating wooden cube that cast dreamy shadows with a single light bulb. Fortunately for us, Agha is still creating intricate installations in this style, with her most recent, radiant piece being All The Flowers Are For Me. Like Intersections, All The Flowers Are For Me plays with light and space.

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