Then, hopping down the snow-drawn path, with bells singing a muted rhyme, it happened upon a cranberry grove, strange and quite serene. There in the light and shadows still, a beckoning upon that hill, a band of rabid Christmas minks, gnawing on these chewy links.

Evan Raditya Pratomo – Classic and fiarytale combined, exploring worlds and characters in the serene storybook art of Evan Pratomo.
Mumuration – Starling swarms. You may have seen them in the fields as you drive toward the sun, or like these two, in a boat on a lake.
Exploding Christmas ornaments – A different look at Christmas ornaments. High-speed photos create by Alan Sailer.
31-Step financial tune-up – Yes, it’s about that time and if your finances are not in order yet, this might help you put it off longer.
Year in Pictures – A lot of sad events, but a lot of nice ones as well. The Big Picture looks back in this 2011 photo montage.
History of Santa – This quick video breaks down how the jolly fat man, or the small elf man, or the skinny bishop came to be.

Author

Josh is founder and editor at SolidSmack.com, founder at Aimsift Inc., and co-founder of EvD Media. He is involved in engineering, design, visualization, the technology making it happen, and the content developed around it. He is a SolidWorks Certified Professional and excels at falling awkwardly.