The magic mirror is called SELFIE for “Self-Enhance Live Feed Image Engine”, it consists of a camera connected to a Mac mini. This Mac mini launches facial recognition software which, when the person smiles, triggers an LED system for countdown. This material is stored at the back of the mirror, which gives all the appearance cabinet bathroom!
The Guardians is an ongoing photo series by French photographer Vladimir Antaki, who says the project was born from his desire to, “document and pay tribute to these people, these guardians of urban temples that we meet everyday without really noticing.” Antaki explains: These places are sometimes magical, overloaded with elements, colours and stories, guarded […]
Contact lenses are super accessible and more people are wearing them than ever before. They’re easy to use, relatively cheap, and they effortlessly improve your vision. But it hasn’t always been this simple.
These water snakes (Natrix tessellata) are thought to be highly poisonous, but in fact they are absolutely harmless. However they are deprived of a distinctive feature of the most innocuous snakes – yellow-orange spots in the rear part of their heads which an ordinary grass snake.
Alexander Gordon “Alex” Higgins (18 March 1949 – 24 July 2010) also known by his nickname of Hurricane Higgins, was a Northern Irish professional snooker player who was twice World Champion and twice runner-up. Higgins earned the nickname The Hurricane because of his speed of play.
Last year, Hong Kong billionaire Cecil Chao Sze-tsung offered $65-million to any man that could successfully marry his daughter Gigi Chao, who is gay. This year, he’s raised the amount to $120-million USD. Gigi has already wed her partner of seven years, Sean Eav.
The 80-year-old Amoo Hadji who lives in the village of Dezhgah (city of Farashband in Fars province of Iran), has not showered for almost 60 years. Amoo Hadji lives the most primitive life. His most valuable possession seems to be a three-inch steel pipe which he uses to smoke animal dung with.
Life was an American magazine that from 1883 to 1936 was published as a humor and general interest magazine. Time founder Henry Luce bought the magazine in 1936 solely so that he could acquire the rights to its name when it became a weekly news magazine launched by Luce with a strong emphasis on photojournalism. […]