Lisa Kurtz

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The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet

<b>Broad Band:</b> The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet<br>by Claire L. Evans.<br>Portfolio, 2018 ($27)<p><b>In the earliest days</b> of computing, rooms of …

Oxford University Press

All the Desserts You Need to Try in Europe, Mapped

We all know that one of the biggest draws of traveling to Europe is the food. Between the golden French onion soups, al dente noodles, succulent …

European Travel

A Solo Traveler's Guide to Paris

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Simon Cowell out of hospital after frightening accident

Simon Cowell gave the thumbs-up as he returned to his London home Friday after his horror fall — but he was lucky to avoid another trip after …

Middle East

Yes, coffee is actually good for you — here's what science has to say about it

Is coffee actually good for you? How many cups a day is considered healthy? Is drip coffee worse than espresso? Joe Avella and Jessica Orwig answer these questions and more on the Facebook series "Science the $#!* out of it."<p>Turns out, coffee is good for you. But there's more to the story. There's …


France: archaeologists uncover 'little Pompeii' south of Lyon

Site unearthed on land awaiting construction of housing complex is labelled an ‘exceptional find’ by culture ministry<p>A “little Pompeii” is how French archaeologists are describing an entire ancient Roman neighbourhood uncovered on the outskirts of the southeastern city of Vienne, featuring …


Disney World Is Offering a Crazy Deal on Park Tickets — for a Limited Time

Tickets are on sale now through July 30, and will be valid for admission until September 30, 2017.<p>Walt Disney World had fewer visitors last year and …

Horse Tale: Oriental Stallions Dominate Horse DNA, Gene Study Shows

Virtually all the horses who grace racetracks, horse shows, riding stables, and private farms around the world today descend from two lines of “Oriental” champions, researchers reported Thursday.<p>The genetic study sheds light on the long-withstanding effects of intensive breeding, which dates back …

Horse Racing

The Money You Get From ATMs is Disgusting

The list of things found on our dollars includes DNA from our pets, traces of drugs, and bacteria and viruses that cause disease.<p>We live in a dirty world. Wherever we go, we are among microbes. Bacteria, fungi and viruses live on our phones, bus seats, door handles and park benches. We pass these …


15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

Rio De Janeiro

Taste Beyond The Tongue

See Melania Trump’s Blush Pink Silk Dress Billowing at U.S. Sec of Treasury’s Wedding

Pretty in pink, Melania Trump cut an ethereal figure on Saturday while making her way to U.S. Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin and Scottish …

Taylor Swift earned a ridiculous amount in her first week back on Spotify

The singer arrived back on the streaming service after a three-year boycott<p>Not sure if you heard, but Taylor Swift is back on Spotify.<p>The <i>Blank Space</i> singer made headlines just over a week ago when the album she swore would never be available on the streaming service definitely suddenly appeared on …

Music Industry

‘Shadowhunters’ Star Emeraude Toubia & Prince Royce Are Reportedly Engaged

Young love! ‘Shadowhunters’ star Emeraude Toubia is going to be a bride after Latino music hunk Prince Royce popped the question. We’ve got details …

Taste Beyond The Tongue