Turkey Tail Mushroom

November 2, 2014 @ NationalGeographic


Turkey tail mushrooms, a type of bracket fungi, are spied on a fall day in Belcarra, British Columbia, Canada. Known particularly in Chinese medicine for its healing properties, the mushroom is believed to strengthen the immune system against disease and infection.


Giants ~ Os Gemeos

September 11, 2014 @ BoredPanda


Twin brothers and Brazilian artists Octavio and Gustavo Pandolfo, known together as Os Gemeos, just finished their latest project – a colossal mural covering six industrial silos on Granville Island in Vancouver, Canada. The mural, which is part of the Vancouver Biennale, depicts six vividly colored 70 foot (23 meter) tall characters. These cartoonish giants are also a part of Os Gemeos’ on-going “Giants” mural project, parts of which have already brought life and color to many other major cities around the world.

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“Not Myself Today” Mood Wall

July 26, 2012 by Alice @ My Modern Met

As a way to improve mental health in Canada, Blok Design worked with Partners for Mental Health to come up with a way to draw people into a conversation, encouraging an open dialogue. Using bright colors that represented a spectrum of moods, they got people on the street to, literally, wear their emotions on their sleeves.

Called the “Not Myself Today” campaign, it included a huge wall adorned with mood pins in a rainbow of colors. Located in the heavily traveled intersection in Toronto, it invited people to pick out their mood and wear it for all to see.


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Black Water Drink – Fulvic Enriched Mineral Water

@ Blackwaterdrink

The water turns black because of the way the molecules bind together, but there is virtually no change to the flavour.

Fulvic acid has always occurred naturally in plants and soils. Fulvic acid can balance and energize cell life whose biological properties begin a healing and restorative process. As one of nature’s most powerful antioxidants, fulvic acid may provide all the natural benefits which make antioxidants a highly sought after natural supplement […]