Ana Alshakia

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Why we love to fear sharks

It was a quiet evening at sea in the waning days of World War II. The USS Indianapolis had just delivered the crucial components of the atomic bomb that would level Hiroshima to a naval base on the Mariana Islands. Their part in that grim undertaking complete, they sailed on toward the …

Doug Stanton

Victoria Azarenka hits out at crowd for laughing at grunting in Williams match

• Azarenka suggests parts of crowd may have been influenced by drink • ‘Both women were giving everything and they make noises. It happens’<p>Victoria Azarenka has hit out at sections of the Centre Court crowd for laughing at her and Serena Williams grunting in the heat of a classic Wimbledon …

Rafael Nadal

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Home Tours

Sony 'Will Never Exit' The Mobile Business

Following ongoing speculation that Sony is looking to close its mobile division or sell it on to another company, Sony Mobile’s President Hiroki Totoki has stated that “we [Sony] will never ever sell or exit from the current mobile business.”<p>Speaking to Arabian Business, Totoki covered in broad …

Sony

Summer Outfits You Can Wear to Ride a Bike

According to <i>The New York Times</i>, women in New York City just aren't as into biking as men are.<p>One of the main reasons: fashion.<p>The <i>Times</i> reported that women tend to have wardrobe concerns, especially when it comes to riding a bike to work. Personal stylist Yael Steren told the paper that she advises …

Clothing

Is this the design for the first road-ready 3D-printed car?

The future of driving may not just be autonomous, it could be 3D printed.<p>This week, Local Motors, the company that brought you the world’s first …

Beth Moon's Photographs of Ancient Trees Will Inspire You

In photography, you will often hear people talking about building a “meaningful” body of work. When you start to try to do that, you begin to realise …

Heatwave in Geneva. 38 degrees forecast for today. Record breaking July. It's supposed to stop tonight - 75 kmh winds from 17:00 and then the big storm and a 10 degree drop. We'll see. Photo by Mark Henley @markhenleyphotos #geneva #geneve #lacleman #climatechange #switzerland #lakegeneva #suisse #heatwave #sport #backflip

5 Topics For…Comic-Con

Comic-Con, the biggest comics and fantasy event of the year, officially kicks off Thursday. Thousands of comics creators, science fiction authors, film and television directors, producers, writers and more are expected in San Diego for the 46th anniversary of the four-day long event. Batman v. …

Kylie Jenner to Spill All Her Secrets on Her New Site

What will she tell us?<p>"Experimental" would probably be the best word to describe Kylie's beauty looks throughout the last year. Teal hair? Check. Elaborate nail art? Check. The lushest of lashes and a pout so powerful it has it's own hashtag (#KylieJennerChallenge)? Yep. Needless to say, Kylie …

Concert Photographer, Where Did Your Integrity Go?

Over the last couple of weeks, the matter of photo contracts has once again been debated. First came Jason Sheldon’s blog post, calling Taylor Swift …

Why These Photos of Windows Around the World Have Gone Viral

Portuguese photographer André Vincent Gonçalves started out taking snapshots of colorful windows in his native Évora; his "Windows of the World" project has since grown—and gone viral. Gonçalves spoke to Conde Nast Traveler about the windows that inspire.<p>Évora, Portugal<p>André Gonçalves grew up in …

European Travel

Leica Q Review: A Camera Icon Finally Finds Its Digital Sweet Spot

When you think of Leica, you probably don’t think digital. This is because Leica’s digital cameras, until now, have been either point-and-shoots …

Cameras

Princess Charlotte is Christened: Pictures

Mary Magdalene