Artists In Residency Application Now Open

Artists In Residency Application Now Open

The AIR programme has been designed to support and celebrate the achievements of artists from Africa who are provocative, innovative and highly engaged, both with social issues and their art forms. AIR works in partnership with residencies throughout the world to identify African artists and fund their airfare to the residency. In contrast to artists … Continue reading »
Cheap African Solar Energy To Power UK Homes

Cheap African Solar Energy To Power UK Homes

An impression of what a large-scale concentrated solar power facility might look like in the Tunisian desert Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa. Under the scheme, up to 2.5 million UK homes could be powered by Tunisian sunshine by 2018. The … Continue reading »
A Woman’s Crazy Makeup Talent

A Woman’s Crazy Makeup Talent

The power of makeup goes beyond covering up pimples and filling in eyebrows. With a painting background, Lucia Pittalis uses stage makeup to completely morph herself into celebrities with such seamless detail. I wouldn’t want to be up against her in a costume contest. How Lucia usually looks… Instagram Jim Morrison Instagram Marlon Brando in The Godfather … Continue reading »
Salt Water Powered Car Gets European Approval

Salt Water Powered Car Gets European Approval

In a breakthrough that is bound to catch the attention of the oil industry and even electric car makers, a company has just gained approval for its ‘salt water’ powered car in Europe. A car called the Quant e-Sportlimousine that was presented at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show is the first electric car powered by salt water and is now certified … Continue reading »
New “Rich Only” Dating App Weeds Out The Poor

New “Rich Only” Dating App Weeds Out The Poor

A new dating app has everyone shaking their heads. It’s called Luxy, and according to a press release, the app is billing itself as “Tinder, minus the poor people.” Some journalists first thought the app was a joke because the press release was riddled with disturbing statements like this one: “With the rise of high-speed … Continue reading »
Crafty Bride Made Her Wedding Dress For $30 During Her Morning Commute

Crafty Bride Made Her Wedding Dress For $30 During Her Morning Commute

Wedding dresses cost a pretty penny — unless you do what one bride did and make your own gown for less than the cost of a tank of gas. Redditor alkikat posted pictures of the wedding dress she crocheted for herself during her morning bus commute (talk about multi-tasking). If you think crocheting a dress would … Continue reading »