Tagged: dark

Genie the feral child

Genie’s story depicts one of the most severe cases of child abuse known in history. Since she was just a baby, she received neither love nor even a friendly human touch. Locked up and...

First taste of chocolate in Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire) leads the world in production and export of the cocoa beans used in the manufacture of chocolate, as of 2012, supplying 33% of cocoa produced in the world. West Africa...

How to recognize a dystopia

The genre of dystopia – the ‘not good place’– has captured the imaginations of artists and audiences alike for centuries. But why do we bother with all this pessimism? Alex Gendler explains how dystopias...

Snapshots of Iceland

Iceland is a country of sharp contrasts. A place where fire and ice co-exist. Where dark winters are offset by the summer’s midnight sun. A country where insular existence has spurred a rich and...

7 ways to live well with depression

Depression is the most common mental disorder in the United States, affecting some 16 million people. There are many steps that can help treat depression, starting with recognizing the signs and symptoms and asking...

72,000 lumen LED flashlight

The lumen is the International System of Units derived unit of luminous flux, a measure of the total quantity of visible light emitted by a source. Luminous flux differs from power (radiant flux) in that radiant...

The world’s blackest material

What you’re looking at is a physical object that’s been sprayed with Vantablack – the blackest material known to science. r with Vantablack was invented by British researchers back in 2014, and soon after,...

Nah Und Fern

Serious Times – Serious Music. In the middle of the 1990s, Wolfgang Voigt, better known under a great many pseudonyms such as MIKE INK, STUDIO1 or GRUNGERMAN, and the driving force behind the rise...

Rückverzauberung @ Tusk

Last October, Wolfgang Voigt played his Rückverzauberung series at the Tusk Festival in Newcastle, UK. The visuals were specially made by Rachel Lancaster.

Piano Nights

Founded in 1992 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany. Bohren & Der Club Of Gore was formed by members of various grindcore/hardcore and death/doom metal bands. In their search for a “unique sound”, they...