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Coachella Performers Paid Tribute To Prince

Tributes have been pouring in from around the world since news broke of Prince's untimely and mysterious death at the age of 57 — and the second …

Music

Was 1966 pop music’s greatest year?

The Beach Boys – Pet Sounds<br>by Barbara Ellen<p>At first, I wasn’t remotely interested in listening to the Beach Boys’ 11th album, <i>Pet Sounds</i>. In the late 1980s, I spent most of my late teens and early 20s in a massive cultural sulk because I’d missed out on punk, perfecting a “look” midway between …

George Harrison

The 20 photographs of the week

The death of David Bowie, the ongoing violence in Syria, the Lumiere festival of light in London – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

David Bowie

Watch Public Radio's Favorite Sessions Of 2015

Public radio stations across the U.S. capture thousands of musical performances each year. Whether it's an exclusive, intimate studio session or a triumphant rooftop concert, there's something about capturing a band live that feels dynamic and thrilling, inviting viewers and listeners to experience …

A new Cold War

Western nations have not made confrontation with President Putin inevitable, writes David Blair. Instead, the real problem is Russia's failure to accept the independence of its former satellite states.<p>Marshal Ferdinand Foch was the author of one of history’s most accurate predictions. Surveying the …

The fall of the Berlin Wall

After 40 years of Cold War tensions, no one expected the quick 1989 collapse of Eastern European communist governments.<p>On Dec. 17, 1989, the Los Angeles Times published a special 14-page report on the changes in Eastern Europe. The section began by reporting:<p>Standing in history’s limelight is no …

Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review

10 Great Escapes Across The Berlin Wall

For 28 years, communist-controlled East Germany was cut off from the capitalist enclave of West Berlin by a barrier of concrete, barbed wire and heavily armed guards.<p>The first barricades of what would become the Berlin Wall sprung up in August 1961, after the number of East Germans leaving the GDR …

25 Years After the Wall Cracked Open, a New Berlin Is Emerging

Awash in reminders of Germany's tragic past, the city is reinventing itself with a "good karma" vibe.<p>The night of November 9 marks the 25th anniversary of one of the great turning points of modern history—the moment in 1989 when the Communist regime of East Germany finally collapsed, and the Wall …

Berlin, 1963: Voices From the Wall

Three stories of a divided city<p>In December 1963, <i>The Atlantic Monthly</i> published a 43-page supplement on Berlin, "the Broken City." The report was published just two years after construction began on the Berlin Wall, and many of the stories revolve around the rise of this new, tangible division …

30 Pieces Of The Berlin Wall Spread Out All Over The World

This Sunday, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. To mark the event, Reuters photographers around the world captured images of segments of the wall, which are kept as monuments in countries from Taiwan to South Africa and Guatemala. People walk by these every …

21 Incredibly Simple Photoshop Hacks Everyone Should Know

These tips and tricks should be easy enough for anyone with a rudimentary knowledge of Photoshop.

Landscape Photography by Bas Meelker

Bas Meelker is a well-known Dutch landscape photographer. Born in Groningen, The Netherlands in 1972, Bas spent most of his life in the north of …

Sunrise.

Watch a Japanese Kokeshi Doll Emerge From a Spinning Block of Wood | Colossal

<p>In an age of the ubiquitous 3D printer, it’s easy to forget the joy and beauty of handmade craft. Take, for example, the 400-year old Japanese art …

Hawaii pair took photos, prodded fiery lava with golf clubs: police

Two Hawaii residents have been charged with trespassing after police found the man and woman snapping pictures within five feet of a slow-moving river of molten lava that is threatening a nearby village, police said.<p>Hawaii County police responding to a report on Thursday evening also found the pair …