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Beyoncé-Inspired Skyscraper to Bring Curvy Beauty to Melbourne

How the singer’s moody music video is helping create an astonishing sixty-eight story tower in one of Australia’s biggest cities.

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All hail queen Bey! Is there anything she can’t do? Trailblazing pop star, feminist thinker, social justice supporter, freakishly always on beat meme-machine… Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is one of those rare icons who has been able to transcend her art form, and apply her celebrity toward any number of other lofty pursuits, inspiring legions of devoted fans along the way. And inspire them she has, including a team of architects who are using Beyoncé’s notoriously curvaceous figure as the basis for their just-approved sixty-eight story skyscraper, set to tower over the streets of Melbourne, Australia in the near future.

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Pharrell and Timberland Turn Recycled Plastic Into Bee-Inspired Boots

The nature-friendly summer kicks have even been endorsed by the Queen Beyhive herself, Beyonce.

Just in time for summer, a buzzy new collaboration from Timberland and Pharrell Williams that’s also good news for nature’s tiniest friends. The boots, patterned to look like honeycombs and blades of grass, are produced with Bionic Canvas, a unique textile made from Bionic Yarn, a product co-created by Williams that utilizes organic cotton and recycled plastic bottles to produce a sustainable material. So far the boots have been a huge hit with trendsetters, including Beyoncé, who wore the shoes in her recent “Feeling Myself” music video with Nicki Minaj. Bee and Bey-friendly? We might just be feeling these kicks ourselves.

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Are Beyoncé and Jay Z Anonymously Funding Black Lives Matter?

A series of since-deleted tweets claim the Carters have been bailing out protesters in Ferguson and Baltimore.

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Activist, filmmaker, and prolific Twitter user Dream Hampton dropped some heavy tweets on the Internet over the weekend divulging that Jay Z and Beyoncé pitched in thousands of dollars to help bail out protesters in Ferguson and Baltimore—and then she promptly deleted them. Apparently, the Carters want to keep their involvement in the movement a secret. That didn’t stop people from screencapping the tweets. The Guardian reached out to Hampton, however, and confirmed that the two music moguls did indeed help bail out jailed demonstrators.

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Michelle Obama and Beyoncé Get Kids Dancing at 600 Schools

Yes, our First Lady can "teach you how to Dougie."

Need more proof that Michelle Obama might just be the fittest (and coolest) First Lady ever? In the video above, she joins a student "flash mob" at Washington D.C.'s Alice Deal Middle School. Yes, our First Lady knows how to Dougie.

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Beyoncé's Killing It with These "Let's Move" Videos

Check out Beyoncé's new video for the Let's Move campaign against childhood obesity. It's really fun.

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Childhood obesity has a new enemy—international superstar Beyoncé. She's been helping First Lady Michelle Obama with her Let's Move! campaign to promote the benefits of healthy eating and exercise, and she's produced a remix exercise video of her hit "Get Me Bodied," appropriately called "Move Your Body."

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