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A Capella Genius Deke Sharon Joins RTM Hosts

A Capella Genius Deke Sharon Joins RTM Hosts

Forget about the old-fashioned A Cappella group, because this style of music is making a modern comeback. From movies like Pitch Perfect to its growth on college campuses, A Capella is becoming mainstream. Now, for the first time ever, it is headed to Broadway. One of the driving forces behind Pitch Perfect, Deke Sharon, joined our RightThisMinute hosts via Skype to discuss his latest project. He has spent his adult life trying to make A Capella music popular again. And, it seems to be working. View Now
Chinese Artist Brings Blown Sugar To Life

Chinese Artist Brings Blown Sugar To Life

Please enable JavaScript to watch this video Although you'll find it in American foods from ketchup to birthday cakes, sugar in China instead belongs to a venerated centuries-old art style that reminds us of balloon animals. View Now
You'll Never Look At Prescription Drugs The Same

You'll Never Look At Prescription Drugs The Same

We've all had that disgusting moment when a gel-cap pill accidentally burst in our mouths. Yuck! It's one of the hardest tastes to wash out! Turns out these prescription pills look a lot better than they taste when you put them under a macro lens. When we first saw this video from the awesome minds at Macro Room, we thought we were looking at some beautiful kind of abstract art. We weren't too far away from the truth! View Now
Refuel Your Writing With Recycled Plastic

Refuel Your Writing With Recycled Plastic

Reduce, reuse, recycle and Renegade. A Kickstarter campaign is trying to make your pens greener. Renegade is the first 3D pen to run on recycled plastics. This is so neat, all the pen needs to create 3D models is an old plastic bag or bottle. It's truly turning your trash into 3D treasures. View Now
Speed Crocheter Creates A Flower In 90 Seconds

Speed Crocheter Creates A Flower In 90 Seconds

Typically crocheting is a relaxing pastime, but this is not your grandmother's crochet. WIRED featured the skills of speed crocheter Jayna Grassel. Working at a remarkable 71 stiches per minute, she takes loose yarn and turns it into a flower in just 90 seconds. View Now
Pranksters Steal Pizzeria's Painting & Thief Squeezes Through Bars Of Store Door

Pranksters Steal Pizzeria's Painting & Thief Squeezes Through Bars Of Store Door

It's hard to understand the criminal mind if you never committed a crime yourself. This surveillance video shows patrons removing a painting from a pizzeria and leaving the premises. The pizzeria offered a $100 gift card for the $500 painting's return. The painting was returned and the pizzeria does not plan to press any charges because they believe this was all a prank. View Now
Stunning Silhouette of Ballerina Dancing in the Moonlight

Stunning Silhouette of Ballerina Dancing in the Moonlight

Nature can make some of the most amazing backdrops for artists to perform against. This talented ballerina dancing in the moonlight created some stunning silhouettes. 20-year-old dancer Lindy Wolhuter starred in this breathtaking night-time photo shoot on Disappointment Hill in the Mashatu Game Reserve in Botswana. The photographer is a wildlife film-maker who also happens to be her father. View Now
This Spinning Wheel Of Light Will Fool Your Eyes

This Spinning Wheel Of Light Will Fool Your Eyes

Check your eyes--there's NOT actually any human dancers in that beautifully hypnotizing wheel of wire and light, just perfectly synchronized contemporary art reminiscent of old-fashioned Zoetropes, which were the closest things to movies our grandparents' grandparents got. You can thank Akinori Goto for the dazzling show, which won both the Runner-up Grand Prix and the Audience Award at this year's Spiral Independent Creators Festival in Japan. View Now
Upgrade Your Shopping Swag With This DIY Mudcloth Tote

Upgrade Your Shopping Swag With This DIY Mudcloth Tote

Tired of picking up your hummus, granola and quinoa in a generic tote as bland as last month's gluten-free bread? Upgrade your swag AND cultural awareness with this fantastic and artsy DIY Mud Cloth shopping tote. This unique design draws on the African ancient Malian art of bogolanfini, which uses fermented mud to create intricate designs in fabric and clay. RightThisMinute's How-To Guru Jessica Hord brings this project to life! You'll Need: View Now
Documentary Chronicles Landscape Photographer's Journey to Pursue His Passion

Documentary Chronicles Landscape Photographer's Journey to Pursue His Passion

Many people don't have the opportunity to pursue what they are passionate about because their weekly work schedule is too restrictive. Photographer Lars Schneider focuses on commercial and editorial photography, but his true passion is getting into nature to document the beauty he finds. Schneider welcomed a videography crew to tag along with him on his trip to the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic. One of the most incredible things he saw on this trip was a waterfall that was flowing upwards in the wind. This inspiring documentary will influence you to follow your dreams. View Now
Body Artist Creates Mind-Bending Artwork With Her Arm

Body Artist Creates Mind-Bending Artwork With Her Arm

Aspiring body artist Lisha Simpson has recently been doing creative experiments with her arm and posting them on Instagram. Her style not only relies on painting her arm, but also the lighting she uses to take the video. Her skeleton hand piece looks like an X-ray upon first glance, and her bionic arm creation looks like something straight out of an Isaac Asimov novel. View Now
This Artist's Use of Gunpowder is Really Catching Fire

This Artist's Use of Gunpowder is Really Catching Fire

Danny Shervin is an artist. But instead of paints and pastels, he uses gunpowder. Danny's YouTube Page, Paint With Gunpowder, is full of videos of his unique technique for art creation. Danny creates the image he wants to make in gunpowder, then sets it on fire, emblazoning the image on his canvas. It's a fascinating process, and a true testament to the art of creativity. View Now