Tag Archives: contests

  • Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography Contest

    Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography Contest

    What is photomicrography? You can probably put it together by analyzing the word itself, but in case you can’t it refers to images captured by a microscope or some other magnifying device. The resultant images can be pretty stunning, and never more so than in viewing the finalists in the Nikon 2017 Small World Photomicrography […]

  • Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    For most of us, the job of the airplane pilot is to get from point A to point B is quickly and safely as possible, ideally without any uncomfortable turbulence along the way. But the folks at flight route tracking service CloudAhoy are taking time to appreciate those pilots that have a little bit more […]

  • #MyOreoCreation Contest: Make Your Own Flavor, Win Half a Million

    #MyOreoCreation Contest: Make Your Own Flavor, Win Half a Million

    It’s very possible you’ve seen some of Nabisco‘s new Oreo flavors and thought to yourself, “I could totally come up with a better flavor than that.” But getting your foot in the door at Oreo HQ is almost impossible if you don’t know anybody on the inside – until now. It’s the #MyOreoCreation contest, which […]

  • NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    I don’t think I’ll be exaggerating when I say that recent world events have made the prospect of living on Mars more appealing than ever. A recent design contest from NASA shows what living on Mars might actually look like in the not-too-distant future: The NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge, the winner of which has now […]

  • Ninja Turtle Lair Now Listed on Airbnb (Photos)

    Ninja Turtle Lair Now Listed on Airbnb (Photos)

    You may recall that the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, when they’re not fighting mutant criminals or whatever it is they do, hang out in a cool lair in the sewer system underneath New York City. But now there’s a way for you to enjoy those surroundings without being saturated in raw sewage fumes. ┬áThat way […]

  • ‘National Geographic Traveler’ Photography Contest Winners (Photos)

    ‘National Geographic Traveler’ Photography Contest Winners (Photos)

      The 2014 National Geographic Traveler photography contest winners have been announced, and as you’ll soon see (if you haven’t already), they’re a very strong bunch of photos. The first place award went to “Independence Day,” and it’s unquestionably the best of the bunch, showing a supercell storm in Colorado from a seemingly impossible vantage […]