Lifesaving Tip of the Day: How to Survive Falling Through the Ice

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As the temperatures dip across the country, people are apt to go out exploring their neighborhood ponds and reservoirs. That's A TERRIBLE IDEA because the cold weather hasn’t been around long enough to create ice strong enough to walk on. The general rule of thumb is that you shouldn’t venture out onto clear ice that is less than 2 inches thick. ... See the Rest

Iced: Peter Sutherland’s Well-Timed Tapestry

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Peter Sutherland's timely "Dry Ice" was released just now, when the country could use a warming trend. This is the latest in a series of woven blankets produced from his images. He took this "ICE" photo at a truck stop in California. Available through Exhibition A. Signed limited edition of 50. $200. I want one. ... See the Rest

In Wisconsin, the Streets Are Now Literally Paved with Cheese


The Milwaukee Public Works Department has started dumping cheese brine (a waste product of the state's best known commodity) all over the frozen roads in the hopes that it would be effective in thawing the ice. Says the DW: "According to our friends at Circa, nearly 30% of the conventionally used dry salt is reportedly knocked off the roads by cars ... See the Rest

Your Moment of Zen: Instant Ice! Instantly!

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A man leaves his hose out in freezing weather and when he turns it on in the morning, it spits out perfectly cylindrical ice cubes. Now, that might not sound very interesting, but just watch the video. It's mesmerizing. ... See the Rest

The People vs Winter


A gorgeous piece of ice ballet. ... See the Rest

Interior Design Porn


MUST! HAVE! ICE! SHIP! This gorgeous ice ship sculpture is the creation of art director/set designer/prop stylist Rhea Thierstein and was featured in a recent issue of Vogue. Another photo after the jump. (via A White Carousel) ... See the Rest

Ice Age 2


On the other hand, what about these ice cube paperweights? Made from recycled window glass and lovingly hand crafted in Indonesia. They won't melt in your mouth and at a hefty two pounds can only be described as the perfect murder weapon. From Artefact Design & Salvage via ... See the Rest

This Just In: Corgi vs Ice


Cutest. Puppy yips. Ever. (t/y Reilly)   ... See the Rest