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A 37-kiloton blast known as "Priscilla" explodes during an Operation Plumbbob nuclear test at the Nevada Test Site on June 24, 1957. The device was detonated from a balloon.

An artist’s video reenacts every nuclear explosion in history as deadly martial arts moves. The film takes hours to watch.

Eric LoPresti's "Center-Surround" video installation reenacts 2,427 atomic explosions as Aikido breakfalls to make nuclear weapons feel less abstract.
Lenny Maughan's seagull-shaped running route.

This runner creates intricate works of art with his routes, and the photos will amaze you

Lenny Maughan's impressive San Francisco running routes are shaped like animals, avocados, famous figures, and iconic characters.

21 people who discovered that their junk was actually worth a fortune

They say one man's trash is another man's treasure — but these people almost didn't realize that their junk was actually worth a fortune.
What's wrong with this picture?

See if you can spot what’s wrong in these photos of crowds

Photographer Pelle Cass takes hundreds of photos in a single spot and then combines them in interesting ways. See if you can spot what's wrong in these photos of crowds.
Seesaw at the US-Mexico border

2 professors installed bright pink seesaws across the US-Mexico border as a show of unity amid growing divides

The set of seesaws were installed across the US-Mexico border to bring together children in Sunland Park, New Mexico, and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.
The "Friends" Pottery Barn collection.

‘Friends’ fanatics can now fill their homes with items inspired by the show thanks to Pottery Barn’s new line

The line features mugs, tea towels, decorative pillows, and more that reference memorable moments and catch phrases from the show.

12 cringeworthy statues of famous people that look nothing like them

A statue seems like the best way to immortalize an important historical figure or celebrity ... unless it's done poorly.
A mural by Peeta in Dolo, Italy.

An artist is leaving mind-bending optical illusions on buildings worldwide, and they’ll make you do a double-take

Italy-based artist Peeta uses an optical illusion technique to paint mind-bending murals in cities in Europe, Asia, Australia, and the US.
A worker sweeps the floor in front of Gerhard Richter's "Abstraktes Bild." The paintings removed from Deutsche Bank's lobby are of the same series and resemble the work above.

Deutsche Bank removes a trio of massive and expensive paintings from its Wall Street lobby

The paintings are estimated to be worth between $12 million and $30 million, according to a Bloomberg report.
Untitled.Save's relatable renditions of famous painting subjects from "Girl with a Pearl Earring" to the "Mona Lisa."

An artist reimagined famous artists and paintings as modern-day millennials

In artist Untitled.Save's portraits, the "Mona Lisa" subject is a social media influencer and Salvador Dalí is a hipster photographer.