This Coral Timelapse Took One Year and 25,000 Photos to Create

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Coral Colors is an amazing #timelapse video by NNtonio Rod. The film was made from over 25,000 individual photographs taken over the course of the last 12 months. The music is Atmostra III by Cedric Baravaglio, Jonathan Ochmann and Zdravko Djordjevic. For more information, click here. Read more: http://twistedsifter.com/videos/coral-colors-by-nntonio-rod/


U.S., U.K. Inch Closer To Taking Action On Syria

View this image › Arab League-United Nations envoy Lakhdar Brahimi at the U.N. European headquarters in Geneva on Aug. 28. Denis Balibouse / Reuters Britain is expected to submit a draft resolution to the United Nations Security Council to take “necessary measures” against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad — a move that some […]


Paul Ryan’s Inner City Education

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The 2012 Republican vice presidential candidate is trying to challenge the notion that his party is out of touch with poor people the old-fashioned way: by talking to some. View this image › BuzzFeed The men begin filing into the Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church in #Indianapolis around 5:30 a.m. They are ex-convicts and reformed drug […]


President Obama’s 9 Worst Surrogates

1. Former Rep. Harold Ford View this image › cache.daylife.com “I would not have backed off the comments if I were Mayor Booker…The substance of his comments on Meet the Press, I agree with the core of it. I would not have backed them out … private equity’s not a bad thing. As a matter […]


Playing God With Mosquitoes? We Humans Have Loftier Aims

In a startling development in gene-drive technology, a team of researchers at the University of California has succeeded in creating genetically modified mosquitoes incapable of spreading the malaria parasite to humans, and which could potentially spread this trait rapidly throughout mosquito populations in the wild. This success has the potential to be translated into a […]


Behind the Braid: Who Is Yulia Tymoshenko?

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Protesters stand in front of a portrait of jailed former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko at the central Independence square in Kiev, #Ukraine, Dec. 5, 2013. Image: Sergei Chuzavkov/Associated Press Ukraine President Viktor Yanukovych and opposition leaders Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Vitali Klitschko, Oleh Tiahnybok signed a deal this morning to end the bloodshed that has taken over […]


Stunning Image Reveals Planets Forming In The Disk Around A Star

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Sometimes, when talking about space, it is difficult to put into words how truly amazingand mind-bendingly awesome something is. This image definitely fits into that category. What you are seeing here is the gaps in the disk around a star created by actual planets forming. Its truly stunning. Often, it can be hard to fathom […]


‘Sorry, WHAT?’ Sochi performance of faux-lesbian duo t.A.T.u. baffles many

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http://twitter.com/#!/jimgeraghty/status/431797042231660544 Remember t.A.T.u.? The Russian pop pair captured international attention back in 2003 with “All the Things She Said,” whose lyrics and video weren’t exactly light on suggestions of lesbianism. Given Putin&8217;s stance on homosexuality, logic would dictate that t.A.T.u. wouldn&8217;t have much to do there these days. But logic would apparently be wrong: http://twitter.com/#!/ab81/status/431807891339624448 […]