Feb 11, 2011

The Friday Shirk Report – February 11, 2011 | Volume 96

The Friday Shirk Report – February 11, 2011 | Volume 96

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 – Thermal imaging a fart is…

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Feb 10, 2011

Picture of the Day: Best. Sidecar. Ever.

Picture of the Day: Best. Sidecar. Ever.

BEST. SIDECAR. EVER. Built by Jason Dyer Forget the Lambo in the background. This scooter rules! Sidecar World 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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Feb 10, 2011

The Ruins of Detroit

The Ruins of Detroit

Parisian photographers Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre took a trip to Detroit to capture the urban decay of a once thriving city. In their book The Ruins of Detroit, Yves and Romain photograph abandoned buildings, offering a chilling look into a city in decline. Photograph by Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre | Buy…

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Feb 9, 2011

Picture of the Day: Watzmann Mountain, Germany

Picture of the Day: Watzmann Mountain, Germany

WATZMANN MOUNTAIN, GERMANY Photograph by pfn.photo via pfn.photo on Flickr 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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Feb 8, 2011

Picture of the Day: A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Picture of the Day: A Galaxy Far, Far Away

A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY Photograph by ESO/Y. Beletsky In mid-August 2010, ESO Photo Ambassador Yuri Beletsky snapped this amazing photo at ESO’s Paranal Observatory. A group of astronomers were observing the centre of the Milky Way using the laser guide star facility at Yepun, one of the four Unit Telescopes of the Very Large…

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Feb 8, 2011

Shaft House by Reza Aliabadi – Tall House, Narrow Lot

Shaft House by Reza Aliabadi – Tall House, Narrow Lot

The Shaft House by architect Reza Aliabadi, is a gorgeous contemporary home located in Toronto, Canada. Restricted to a width of 20 feet (6 meters), Reza has designed a unique, detached oasis that centers around a central ‘shaft’ of natural light. At 2.5 stories and 1,400 square feet of interior space (130 sq. m), the…

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Feb 7, 2011

Picture of the Day: Aerial Eruption

Picture of the Day: Aerial Eruption

AERIAL ERUPTION Photograph by NASA An incredible aerial photograph of the Sarychev Peak Volcano erupting on June 12, 2009, on Matua Island. Matua is an uninhabited volcanic island in the northwest Pacific Ocean. It belongs to Russia. via Wikimedia Commons Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK…

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