Astonishingly beautiful pictures from Ethiopia’s Omo Valley by award-winning photographer Joey L. A massive hydro-electric dam, Gibe III, is under construction on the Omo. When completed it will destroy a fragile environment and the livelihoods of the tribes, which are closely linked to the river and its annual flood.
The Metrodome collapsed early Sunday morning after a blizzard dumped 17 inches of snow on Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cameras capture the Metrodome roof caving in from too much snow during a blizzard. Because of the damage to the stadium, Monday’s scheduled New York Giants-Minnesota Vikings game was moved to Detroit’s Ford Field!
It is amazing how artist Kate McDowell is managing to create such detailed sculptures out of just using porcelain. Most of us are used to porcelain in simple forms like plates, cups; even the dolls have not that complicated design. She gets mostly inspired by environment, history and mythology, but there are a lot of impulses that affect her work. She says that her work is a “romantic ideal of [ Read More ]