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Honeycomb Bookshelf by Seyed Mohammad Mortazavi The A’ Design Award & Competition seeks to showcase the talents and success of innovators from all design fields. Competition categories include graphic design, fashion and apparel, photography, toys and games, furniture, architecture, and visual communication. The A’ Design Prize includes PR and marketing services such as press release…

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Precisely Stacked Coin Towers That Defy Gravity — Colossal

Using common household props, Twitter user @thumb_tani stacks gravity-defying towers that rely on precise and calculated balance. Coins, toothpicks, and silverware are positioned to play off of each others’ weight in ways that might crumble with the slightest of touch. The sculptures go beyond experiments many might have seen before, ranging in shape from thick twirling cylinders…

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A Caiman Wearing a Crown of Butterflies Photographed by Mark Cowan — Colossal

Photograph by Mark Cowan While traveling through the Amazon to study reptile and amphibian diversity with the Herpetology Division at the University of Michigan, photographer Mark Cowan happened upon a strange sight: a caiman whose head was nearly covered in butterflies. The phenomenon itself isn’t particularly unusual, salt is critical to the survival of many…

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