Author: twistedsifter

May 26, 2012

Exclamation Points [Comic Strip]

Exclamation Points [Comic Strip]

COMIC BY TOM TORO @ THE NEW YORKER See all Comic Strips of the Week

Read More »

May 25, 2012

Picture of the Day: The Irish Sky Garden Crater

Picture of the Day: The Irish Sky Garden Crater

THE IRISH SKY GARDEN CRATER Photograph by Liss Ard Estate Located at the Liss Ard Estate Gardens in Cork County, Ireland; the James Turrell Irish Sky Garden Crater is an amazing sculptural land art installation by famed artist James Turrell. The Irish Sky Garden Crater is open from April to November and…

Read More »

May 25, 2012

An Amazing Gallery of Camel Hair Art

An Amazing Gallery of Camel Hair Art

Throughout India, Pakistan and the Middle East you will find camels. These domesticated even-toe ungulates are not only hard workers, but they also provide milk and meat. These animals are celebrated in a variety of festivals including the world famous Bikaner Camel Festival in Rajasthan, India and camel beauty pageants in Abu Dhabi and…

Read More »

May 25, 2012

The Shirk Report – Volume 163

The Shirk Report – Volume 163

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find the 25 funniest images, 10 most interesting articles, and 5 most viral videos from the previous week of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles typically originate from Twitter, RSS and email; videos come from a variety of sources. Any suggestions? Send a note to…

Read More »

May 24, 2012

Picture of the Day: Moon Bridge in DaHu Park, Taipei

Picture of the Day: Moon Bridge in DaHu Park, Taipei

MOON BRIDGE IN DAHU PARK, TAIPEI Photograph by bbe022001 on Flickr In this breathtaking photograph by bbe022001 on Flickr, we see a beautiful ‘Moon Bridge’ in DaHu (Big Lake) park in Taipei, Taiwan. I was unable to find out much additional information on this amazing photograph. I used Google translate on the…

Read More »

May 24, 2012

25 Alpacas with the Most Amazing Hair Ever

25 Alpacas with the Most Amazing Hair Ever

Alpacas are a domesticated species of South American camelid, bearing a striking resemblance to llamas only much smaller. They have been bred specifically for their ‘fiber’ which is used for similar knitted and woven products that wool is used for. This wonderful ‘fiber’ comes in more than 52 natural colors as classified in Peru,…

Read More »

May 24, 2012

15 of the Most Beautiful Crater Lakes in the World

15 of the Most Beautiful Crater Lakes in the World

A crater lake is a lake that forms in a volcanic crater or caldera, such as a maar; less commonly and with lower association to the term a lake may form in an impact crater caused by a meteorite, or in an artificial explosion caused by humans. Sometimes lakes which form inside calderas are…

Read More »

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 52,189 other followers