Meet Warriors on a Mission to Help Lions and Humans Coexist

Meet Warriors on a Mission to Help Lions and Humans Coexist

Jeneria Lekilelei, a warrior from the Samburu tribe of Northern Kenya, has dedicated his life to wildlife conservation.

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20 Good News Stories You Didn’t Hear About

20 Good News Stories You Didn’t Hear About

There so much more to the world than what we're seeing online right now and we're so grateful to have discovered this post. So let's shake off the angst and take a moment to celebrate beautiful, inspiring, and extraordinary things and march forward fearlessly together towards progress!

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The Journey of Patchouli

The Journey of Patchouli

With a rich, earthy, woody, “wine” scent, patchouli has been a popular raw materials for fragrance since the beginning of time. Givaudan, one of the largest fragrance houses in the world, takes us on an olfactory encounter to Asia. Come with us.

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Life of an Artist in Charts

Life of an Artist in Charts

Mindy caught the last day of Andrew Kuo's show last night in the New York art district and was super touched by his work. We found this interview of him with The Fader to share a glimpse of Kuo's work with you. 

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Reverse of Volume

Reverse of Volume

In his “reverse of volume” installations, Onishi uses the simplest materials – translucent plastic sheeting, strings of black glue, and fishing line – to create monumental forms that resemble mountains or clouds floating in space.

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The Land of No Men: Inside Kenya's Women-Only Village

The Land of No Men: Inside Kenya's Women-Only Village

Where the foothills of Mount Kenya merge into the desert, the people of Samburu have maintained a strict patriarchy for over 500 years in northern Kenya. That is, until 25 years ago, when Rebecca Lolosoli founded Umoja village as a safe haven for the region's women.

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TIME SHRINES

TIME SHRINES

ONE • ONE PLANET ONE FUTURE IS AN EXHIBITION OF ETHEREAL PHOTOGRAPHS BY ANNE DE CARBUCCIA THAT POWERFULLY DEPICT WHAT WE HAVE AND WHAT WE MAY LOSE.

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Growing A Jungle In My New York Apartment

Growing A Jungle In My New York Apartment

A model has created an oasis in the middle of New York City by cramming 500 plants into her apartment. Yep, we're into it ;-)

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Storytelling through VR

Storytelling through VR

Imagine leaving a stressful day behind and slipping into a magical forest of calming lights and sounds.

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Life of a Kumari Goddess

Life of a Kumari Goddess

Let's travel to Nepal to visit with the young girls whose feet never touch ground.

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Inside Paris’ Secret Archive of Architectural Antiques

Inside Paris’ Secret Archive of Architectural Antiques

Hundreds of antique wood panels lie stacked against the walls of a glass-roofed warehouse just north of Paris’ Champs-Élysées. Beside them are shelves laden with cornices and sculptures.

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On Building New Worlds

On Building New Worlds

As the production designer on such seminal films as The Crow, Fight Club, and Minority Report, Alex McDowell created what he calls “future realities”—gathering real information from laboratories, corporations, architects, and urban planning to envision worlds that don’t yet exist but one day very well might. 

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Sound art imagines a different kind of zen garden

Sound art imagines a different kind of zen garden

Shanghai-born artist Jingying (Eric) Jiang developed the installation, Path, which lets users use perform classic raking movements with a sensor-enabled wooden rake.

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In a World of Mixed Reality

In a World of Mixed Reality

Windows Holographic enables a world of mixed reality – where devices work together – regardless of whether they are developed for virtual reality, augmented reality, or anything in-between.

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Surfing in One of the Most Hostile Environments on Earth

Surfing in One of the Most Hostile Environments on Earth

Konstantin Kokorev, Sergey Rasshivaev, and Nikolay Rahmatov ride the wave in Russia’s Murmansk region.

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Wild flowers and herbs of Sardinia

Wild flowers and herbs of Sardinia

If you were to travel to the island of Sardinia by sea, it would become evident to you of its unique eco-system. The climate and the rich soil are what makes these scents would travel out on the breeze to greet you...

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A visit to India

A visit to India

Inspired by Wes Anderson’s film Darjeeling Limited, David Dworkind wen to India. 

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Covered in Hanging Gardens

Covered in Hanging Gardens

MIA Design Studio 's PURE SPA is a 15 room treatment center as part of Naman Retreat, located in Da Nang City, Vietnam.

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Lukas Furlanby's Canary Islands

Lukas Furlanby's Canary Islands

Located off the coast of Morocco, the Canaries are a cluster of volcanic islands that are among Spain’s farthest-flung territories, rich in biodiversity and no shortage of scenic views. 

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The 116 images NASA wants aliens to see

The 116 images NASA wants aliens to see

Here are all the photos flying through interstellar space on Voyager's Golden Record

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A new dawn for ylang ylang

A new dawn for ylang ylang

Rich and buttery like custard, the tropical ylang ylang tree originated in the Philippines, where it was crowned the ‘flower of flowers’. The blooms of this flower are so delicate that they must be picked by hand at dawn, and distilled within two hours.

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The Tranquility of Central Park

The Tranquility of Central Park

Welcome to our home, New York City! Escape the noise and grime of the city as you enter Central Park. Traffic and horns drift away and are slowly replaced by birds, laughter, and the sound of wind in the trees.

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Climbing Iceland

Climbing Iceland

Join Klemen Premrl and a crew of incredible climbers as they explore Iceland’s most unique and beautiful ice structures from a totally new perspective.

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Sou Fujimoto's Forest of Light

Sou Fujimoto's Forest of Light

In their fifth year exhibiting at Milan Design Week, Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto to create an immersive installation, named ‘Forest of Light’.

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Magical houses, made of bamboo

Magical houses, made of bamboo

You've never seen buildings like this. The stunning bamboo homes built by Elora Hardy and her team in Bali twist, curve and surprise at every turn.

"We have had to invent our own rules," she says...

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An Aromatic Spring

An Aromatic Spring

We're celebrating the arrival of spring with the Acca Kappa's White Moss collection and pairing it with a perfumed spirit! Scroll down for Mindy's NAKED GIN & TONIC recipe for you to enjoy at home!

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Art Curated: Luminary by nature

Art Curated: Luminary by nature

We love 'i Light Marina Bay', from Wallpaper* Magazine.

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Kalani Vierra and Krystl Apeles

Kalani Vierra and Krystl Apeles

The 2015 World Tandem Champions, Kalani Vierra and Krystl Apeles give us a close up view to what it takes to become world champions of tandem surfing.

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The Most Amazing Hotel Rooms On Earth

The Most Amazing Hotel Rooms On Earth

If you're going to stay in a hotel room, you should probably stay in one of these. 

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The key in the hand

The key in the hand

THE KEY IN THE HAND at The Japan Pavilion by Chiharu Shiota for Venice Biennale Arte 56 was beautiful. In case you missed it...

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How the Indian City of Rishikesh Influenced the Beatles' White Album

How the Indian City of Rishikesh Influenced the Beatles' White Album

A meditation retreat in 1968 offered the British rock group heightened awareness and peace of mind.

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Top 10 Amazing Places On Earth You Won't Believe Are Real

Top 10 Amazing Places On Earth You Won't Believe Are Real

The world is home to some truly surreal places that we must experience first-hand to believe its authenticity. We take a look at the top 10 amazing places on earth you won't believe are real!

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Kelly vs The Volcano : A Memorial film

Kelly vs The Volcano : A Memorial film

This film on White Island in January in association with Tourism New Zealand as a promotion for Crankworx Rotorua, an event that Kelly "McGazza" McGarry helped make a reality. RIP Kelly.

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Swimming with Sharks

Swimming with Sharks

Come on a little adventure! Ben Brown & friends goes free diving with sharks.

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Shark Riders

Shark Riders

Appreciating the ocean for what it is... Roberta Mancino and Mark Healey collaboratively created this beautiful video in the Bahamas over 5 days, capturing over 150 hours of footage using GoPro.

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Tahitian Escape with Bianca Buitendag and Johanne Defay

Tahitian Escape with Bianca Buitendag and Johanne Defay

Bianca Buitendag and Johanne Defay talk about their friendship and what it's like to compete against one another for surf championships all while surfing crystal blue water in Tahiti.

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