Jan 30, 2011

Picture of the Day: The Blue Lagoon, Ecuador

Picture of the Day: The Blue Lagoon, Ecuador

THE BLUE LAGOON, ECUADOR Photograph by Bobby Haas Photographer’s Description: As startling as a bright-blue eye, a central lagoon peers out from Rocas Baimbridgen in Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands. The stark, rocky island teems with life at times—the brackish lagoon waters are favored by flamingos. via National Geographic Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post…

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Jan 29, 2011

Picture of the Day: 24 Hours in One Shot

Picture of the Day: 24 Hours in One Shot

24 HOURS IN ONE SHOT Photograph by Chris Kotsiopoulos Photographer’s Description: After wondering for some time whether it was possible to image the sky from one morning to the next where I live in Athens Greece, I decided to give it a try. After hours of planning and preparation, and a full day of shooting,…

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Jan 29, 2011

I Have a Problem [Comic Strip]

I Have a Problem [Comic Strip]

COMIC BY ROB @ EXPLOSM.NET CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL COMIC STRIPS OF THE WEEK! <BR

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Jan 28, 2011

The Friday Shirk Report – January 28, 2011 | Volume 94

The Friday Shirk Report – January 28, 2011 | Volume 94

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find 20 images, 10 articles and 5 videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse 20 IMAGES – If the new iPad comes…

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Jan 27, 2011

Picture of the Day: Busiest. Train. Ever.

Picture of the Day: Busiest. Train. Ever.

BUSIEST. TRAIN. EVER. Photograph by AP / Pavel Rahman Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims board overcrowded trains as they try to return home after attending the three-day Islamic Congregation on the banks of the river Turag in Tongi, outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011 via The Frame: Mass prayer at…

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Jan 27, 2011

25 Magnificent Pictures of LIONS

25 Magnificent Pictures of LIONS

Photograph by Natalie Manuel The mighty lion is the second largest cat in the world (tigers are the biggest), with some males weighing more than 550 lbs (250kg)! Residing in both Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, these magnificent creatures are a sight to behold. With no natural predators, these big cats rule the land they roam.…

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Jan 26, 2011

Picture of the Day: Protests in Egypt

Picture of the Day: Protests in Egypt

PROTESTS IN EGYPT Photograph by latenightcabdriving This photograph was taken by Reddit user ‘latenightcabdriving’, last night in Tahrir Square in Cairo, Egypt. The sign reads: “Leave, leave, Mubarak”. via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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