Tiles made from recycled materials
November 30, 2010 You wouldn't expect a landfill to be a place where you could turn something into a thing of beauty. But decorative tile maker, Paul Burns, sees opportunity in trash.
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November 26, 2010 'Yonkeros,' a Spanglish derivative of "junk," refers to people in a specific line of work. One photo series shows a small community in Queens, home to dozens of junkyards and scrap metal businesses.
November 25, 2010 A photo book shows how street artists are steal postage stickers by the dozens to use in graffiti and street art.
The 'Barbecue King' infra-red cooking unit, on show at the United States Trade Centre catering equipment exhibition in London.
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November 24, 2010 In light of this culinary season, see some early oddball kitchen gadgets.
Lee, Clarksville, Tennessee, 2010
November 22, 2010 Jeff Sheng's photo series, Don't Ask, Don't Tell, reveals gay military personnel who are forced to keep their sexuality private.
Astrid Kircherr (left) and her manager, Ulf Kruger, pose at a Beatlemania exhibition opening in Hamburg, Germany in 2009.
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November 19, 2010 Hamburg-born Astrid Kirchherr met the Beatles in 1960, before they were famous. She took some of the earliest photographs of the group and was engaged to Stuart Sutcliffe, the Beatles' original bassist, before he died of a brain hemorrhage in 1962.
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November 18, 2010 Last Saturday, artist Erin Cooney orchestrated a worldwide, one-minute documentary. She is compiling the videos for an installation called "The Simultania Project."
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Mark Craig's trusty old answering machine.
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November 18, 2010 Filmmaker Mark Craig has been saving his answering machine messages for two decades, and now he wants you to hear them.
Ten pair of men's Italian & French designer shoes belonging to Bernie Madoff are auctioned to raise money for his victims.
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November 17, 2010 This past weekend, Bernie Madoff's belongings were auctioned off. The proceeds of more than $2 million will go to Madoff's swindled clients.
November 16, 2010 Apple Inc. might soon begin selling Beatles' songs on iTunes. But well before the world went digital, The Beatles had their own Apple shop in London.
Sunburned GSP#389 (Puget Sound, WA/full day), 2009. 12"x20" unique gelatin silver paper negative.
November 15, 2010 Images from Chris McCaw's Sunburn series track the movement of the sun across the sky with exposures ranging from 2 to 8 hours in length. And the direct sun-on paper exposures actually burn the prints, leaving gashes and streaks across the photos.
November 12, 2010 Last year in New York City, 1000 people gathered around 479 dishes in an old warehouse just to look at photographs.
November 12, 2010 A weeklong photography celebration comes to a close in Washington tomorrow. And what better way to celebrate than with food?
An honor guard consisting of members from Santo Domingo Pueblo wait to present colors at Lt. Ayon's warrior dance in 2008.
November 11, 2010 Native-Americans have been influential in the U.S. military for more than 200 years. They assisted George Washington, served during the War of 1812 and have continued to defend the country into the 21st century.
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November 11, 2010 Pearl Harbor, D-Day, the Times Square kiss: Veterans hold photographs in photographs and recall their most memorable war experiences.
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