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Ever try measuring the straight-line distance between two points on Google Maps? You had to hold some object or appendage up to the little scale, then eyeball-measure the distance on your screen. What a mess. No more—a new update puts the task a right-click away. Also, you can doodle with it.


By Omar Kardoudi on at

An artist metamorphosed three contortionists into animals using some incredibly realistic body painting. She created three different detailed designs including a tarantula, a giraffe and a seahorse. It's not disturbing. At all.