Portugal's Pena Palace, a Romanticist castle located in São Pedro de Penaferrim, in the municipality of Sintra, is home to these many grotesques. Beware, visitors: they are watching you. I imagine that they all come alive late at night, and talk to one another. I also have this strange urge to hand-feed snacks into their gaping mouths. I wonder what types of things they would like to eat.
Helena Hauss (previously at BB) created this amazing set of handpainted Delft blue ceramics: "An approach to represent the inner strength and fury that comes with being a woman, in contrast to an appearance of delicacy we're too often branded with." Replicas are on offer! Here's a video of Hauss painting: READ THE REST
I use my Meta Quest 2 virtual reality headset almost every day to exercise using the awesome Supernatural fitness app. I also use it to play Beat Saber, and explore Google Street View with Wander. This week, I used the headset to visit The Stolen Art Gallery, a VR exhibit of famous works of art that were either… READ THE REST
The comics world lost another legend. Following the tragic deaths of George Perez and Neal Adams, it breaks my heart to report that Tim Sale passed away at age 66. Sale, who frequently collaborated with Jeph Loeb, vaulted to iconic status in the comic industry with Batman: Long Halloween. The story has since become one of the… READ THE REST
As much as you hate it, sometimes we have to search for things in places we never want to go, like the kitchen sink's drain, the dusty attic, or the spider-web-laden area underneath the house. Your shrieks might just bring music to their ears! But as much as we don't want to see what's in these… READ THE REST
Whether you have your own cookie business or run a celebrity gossip blog, having an unimpressive landing page can really slow things down. Sure, hiring a professional developer to create a website would be awesome, but their rates can be pretty steep, and that's not something you want to budget for these days. Just because… READ THE REST
How much of your Mac's storage space is actually stuff you use? Odds are good a significant portion of your hard drive is filled with untouched downloads, duplicate files, and apps you forgot existed. You may not have noticed it, but the gradual slowing of your computer could be due to all those files just sitting… READ THE REST