Inside the Mets construction of a museum without walls

On October 4, the Met's photographers and editors digitized Luca della Robbi's 'Madonna and Child with Scroll.'Image: kevin urgiles/mashable The baby Jesus in Italian sculptor Luca della Robbia’s “Madonna and Child with Scroll” is surprisingly…sassy. Wrapped in his placid mother’s arms, he even seems to be serving a “girl, please”…

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SpaceX’s latest rocket launch was a photographer’s delight

SpaceX's launch on Sunday was stunning.Image: Getty Images/david mcnew Watching a rocket blast into space is always quite the sight, but it was particularly mesmerising for people living on California’s coast on Sunday. SpaceX launched (and landed!) its Falcon 9 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, which sits just north of…

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Make your cooking a whole lot easier with this device

Cruz's tweets have hit a moral rock bottomImage: tom fox/2018 Getty Images Ted Cruz’s social media team has reached a dark new low. Right before Senate hopeful Beta O’Rourke’s debate with Cruz last night, where the sitting Senator skirted the question about whether police violence against African-Americans was a problem,…

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This Instagram account tells the history of women’s self-expression through hair

Humans have evolved in innumerable ways over the centuries, but some aspects of human nature remain largely unchanged.  One of those aspects is our tendency to express ourselves through hairstyles. And, this Instagram account is charting women’s self-expression using their hair throughout history.  SEE ALSO: Instagram on desktop is way…

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This is what a 2,000-year-old woman’s face looks like

Image: EGYPTIAN MINISTRY OF ANTIQUITIES HANDOUT/Shutterstock It’s with heavy hearts that we must share this news: people want to drink the cursed mummy water from the mystery sarcophagus.  The sarcophagus was unearthed during a construction dig in Alexandria, Egypt, and opened earlier this week. Considering its size, nondescript black exterior,…

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This steadicam operator lets her work do the talking, inspiring other women in the industry through her hustle, dedication to craft and creativity

Another month, another phone-wielding woman from Oakland gone viral. In May, the world was introduced to “BBQ Becky,” an Oakland woman who called the police on two black men grilling without a permit. Now, we’ve found her successor in “Permit Patty.”  A video circulated online on Saturday showing an angry…

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Congrats to Meghan Markle for achieving the ultimate glow-up

Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Queen of Glowing-Up.Image: Karwai Tang/WireImage via getty images This may be hard to believe, but Meghan Markle —Duchess of Sussex and newly-married wife of Prince Harry — was once just a young tourist sitting on the railing in front…

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