Thousands of ants form a chain to carry a HUGE worm (relatively speaking)

September 1, 2014 | By Abraham | No comments

The united group effort involved for these ants to bring this monster of a meal back to their nest puts to shame all our attempts to get along and accomplish anything…

Fascinating self-portraits ask “Who would I be if I’d married someone else?”

September 1, 2014 | By Abraham | 2 comments

Everybody wonders from time to time what life would have been like if they ended up with someone else as their life-long partner. Since 1999, photographer Dita Pepe has enacted her “what-if” wonderings in an odd but fascinating series of self-portraits.

Sometimes with friends and sometimes with strangers, she poses in “family” pictures with different men and sometimes their kids. Each photo is her answer to the question, “What would life have been like — what would I have been like — if I’d ended up with this man?”

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Watch this 87-year-old mama briefly but beautifully remember her daughter…and try not to sob

September 1, 2014 | By Abraham | 3 comments

When Kelly Gunderson was spending time with her aging mother recently, she turned on her camera to try to capture a moment or two of lucidity despite the dementia.

At first, it didn’t seem like mama was going to remember Kelly, but then there was a breakthrough. Of course, it was fleeting and it’s hard to know exactly what she remembered. But it is a moment Kelly will no doubt treasure for the rest of her life.

To see the lifetime of love between this mother and daughter in such a brief but extraordinary moment is beyond poignant…

How do you keep juggling interesting? Turn it into a fight, of course…

August 31, 2014 | By Joey White | No comments

When a juggling convention needs to spice things up, they hold a Fight Night, which is a one-on-one competition between two jugglers. The match requires each juggler to keep three clubs in the air while knocking one of their competitors’ clubs to the ground.

It’s a funny combination of boxing and juggling, but as this title match from last month’s European Juggling Convention in Ireland shows, it’s really fun to watch…

(via Say OMG)