Nov 17, 2010

Picture of the Day: There’s No Place Like Home | Nov 17, 2010

Picture of the Day: There’s No Place Like Home | Nov 17, 2010

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME Photograph by Expedition 24 Crew/Nasa Peering out of the windows of the International Space Station (ISS), astronaut Tracy Caldwell Dyson takes in the planet on which we were all born, and to which she would soon return. About 350 kilometers up, the ISS is high enough so that the Earth’s…

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Nov 16, 2010

Picture of the Day: World’s Coolest Climbing Wall | Nov 16, 2010

Picture of the Day: World’s Coolest Climbing Wall | Nov 16, 2010

WORLD’S COOLEST CLIMBING WALL Interior Design by Nendo Nendo says: The second branch of the ILLOIHA fitness club is located on two below-ground floors of a building. Since the gym is spread out over the two floors, we decided to use a studio with an unusual two-story ceiling to unify the space. To…

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Nov 16, 2010

The Ellora Caves: Cliff Temples of India [25 pics]

The Ellora Caves: Cliff Temples of India [25 pics]

Photograph by Girl in the Rain Located in the Indian state of Maharashtra, the magnificent Ellora Caves are 34 structures excavated out of the vertical face of the Charanandri hills. An official UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Ellora Caves consists of 12 Buddhist, 17 Hindu and 5 Jain temples and monasteries built between the 6th…

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Nov 15, 2010

Picture of the Day: Cloud City

Picture of the Day: Cloud City

CLOUD CITY Photograph by Natta Summerky This stunning photograph was taken on November 12, 2010. An incredible fog blanketed the city of Toronto, turning this urban center into cloud city. Thanks for sharing Mr. Sutin! Fog is a collection of water droplets or ice crystals suspended in the air at or near the Earth’s surface.…

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Nov 15, 2010

Unbelievable 3D Drawings by 17-year-old Fredo [25 pics]

Unbelievable 3D Drawings by 17-year-old Fredo [25 pics]

17-year-old Chilean artist, Fredo, is an incredible talent. These sketches demonstrate his wonderful creativity and patience, as perspective and depth are both difficult effects to achieve. Inspired by the greats like, M.C. Escher, Rembrandt, Beksinski and Arcimboldo, Fredo also acknowledges music as an integral part of life and his creative process. With an active blog,…

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Nov 14, 2010

Picture of the Day: Boeing 7 Series Lineup

Picture of the Day: Boeing 7 Series Lineup

BOEING 7 SERIES LINEUP Photograph by Boeing This photo, taken in 2007, was the first time Boeing had every 7-series airplane in the same place (not counting the 787 which wasn’t in service yet). Jasen Miller on Flickr via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK…

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Nov 13, 2010

Picture of the Day: The Yin and Yang of Hunger | Nov 13, 2010

Picture of the Day: The Yin and Yang of Hunger | Nov 13, 2010

THE YIN AND YANG OF HUNGER Illustration by David Revoy via CGSociety Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’ GET FEATURED! SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE PICTURE OF THE DAY!

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