No line, rod, hook nor bait are needed in this time-honoured and mutual union between man and bird. Instead, the practice involves sending trained cormorants into the water to catch fish and bring them back alive for the fisherman’s net.
One woman got a huge surprise when a tawny owl came down her living room chimney, causing quite the commotion. She immediately called the good people at the Wildlife Aid Foundation, who sent professional animal rescuer Simon to help.When Simon arrived, he found the cute owl sitting on top of a curtain rail, idling next […]
Ukraine-born artist Mark Khaisman creates truly outstanding art using a really mundane material – brown packaging tape. By putting various layers of translucent tape onto Plexiglass and then cutting it into certain shapes, the artist remakes scenes from old Hollywood movies, art history, certain 20th century cultural icons or his own photographs. The Plexiglass that […]
“Classic” incandescent light bulbs usually have a limited life. 2000-3000 thousand hours at best and in a normal household application they typically need to be replaced every half a year or so. Except the light bulb featured here which powered on more than 110 years ago and never turned off ever since.