Are you tired of the same old calendars filled with retro pinup girls? Neither are we... But if you are, talented photographers Phillip Kirkman and Shannon McLaughlin have created a 2014 calendar featuring a number of New York's finest taxi drivers in a number of tantalizing poses. This hilarious calendar is available for purchase online and all proceeds go to University Settlement.
A recent rehashing NASA satellite data revealed that Earth set a new record for the lowest recorded temperature at -135.8 degrees back in August 2010. To be clear, that's the coldest temp ever recorded on our planet. Ice scientist Ted Scambos at the National Snow and Ice Data Center said that's lower than anywhere in Alaska.
Twenty cancer patients were invited to receive full makeovers that included hair and makeup. They were asked to keep their eyes shut through the transformation, and sit in front of a one way mirror. A photographer prepped on the other side of that mirror when they open their eyes, and what he captures is an amazing reaction that, if only for a brief moment, takes them out of the pain and suffering that cancer brings to their lives.