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The Ceramics of Manises
Beautiful tiles decorate many of the town's surfaces and stand testimony to its glorious artistic history.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Jami Ul-Alfar Masjid (Red Mosque)
This mesmerizing architectural wonder will take your breath away with its unusual color patterns.
Added by Snjezana
Chinese Printed Blue Nankeen Exhibition Hall
A small gallery and shop dedicated to an ancient style of hand-printed textile.
Added by tchoup
Two White Giraffes—A Mom and a Calf—Are Thrilling Wildlife Fans in Kenya
They have a genetic condition called leucism, which makes their coats pale and ghostly.
September 13, 2017
Why You Can't Always Trademark a Color
The complicated process of legally "shotgunning" a particular shade.
August 29, 2017
Allegheny County Belt System
Color-coded signs direct drivers on a network of routes designed to avoid Pittsburgh traffic.
Added by thomasharper
Nahouri, Burkina Faso
Cour Royale de Tiébélé
In this African village, the walls of the chief's compound are painted with beautiful traditional designs.
Added by Erin Everywhere
Kampung Warna-Warni (Village of Color)
This Indonesian village was revitalized by a vibrant rainbow paint job.
Added by lewblank
A rainbow-colored house promotes LGBTQ tolerance right across the street from the Westboro Baptist Church.
Added by Ahhting
The $30,000 Adult Coloring Book
It features illustrations from the creator of an Elton John album cover.
July 28, 2017
Québec City, Canada
The Murals of Quebec City
A contemporary fresco movement illustrates the region's rich history.
Added by namjustin
Euro Banknote Bridges
The bridges portrayed on EU currency aren't fictional anymore.
Added by mosymuis
Once home to Komodo dragons, this island dreamscape has a rare combination of white, pink, and black sand beaches.
Added by Pericles Rosa
A 257-Year-Old Coloring Book Was Discovered in St. Louis
It was intended for "Gentleman and Ladies."
June 15, 2017
Dr Seuss Museum
A museum dedicated to the quirky and colorful world created by Springfield's favorite son.
Added by Kavya Ram Mohan
Zhoushan Shi, China
This abandoned fishing settlement may well be the greenest village in the world.
Added by planan
Delectable Mountain Cloth
A treasure trove of rare and fine fabrics from around the world.
Added by lauridenyer
A Ghostly White Moose Was Captured on Video in Newfoundland
It's not an albino either.
May 25, 2017
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