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Help Ban Sales of Animal-Tested Cosmetics

On 5 May 2014, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare published a draft notification to amend the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945, to include rule 135-B, which may state, “135-B. Import of cosmetics tested on animals prohibited.—No cosmetic tested on animals shall be imported.” If…

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Bottle Smoke Drawings

Jim Dingilian proves that a creative and skillful artist can create works of art with just about anything.   By coating the interior of empty glass bottles with black smoke and then carefully brushing it away with tools mounted on dowels, he creates detailed and…

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Christ of the Abyss

Christ of the Abyss  is a submerged bronze statue of Jesus Christ, the original of which is located in the Mediterranean Sea off San Fruttuoso between Camogli and Portofino on the Italian Riviera. It was placed in the water on 22 August 1954 at approximately…

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Amazing Glass Beach

We’re not talking the occasional piece of sea-glass as you stroll along. This awesome cove is covered with glass, literally covered with millions of pieces of glass that have been rounded by the rolling waves!! Glass Beach is a beach in MacKerricher State Park near…