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Calvin and Hobbes First Met 30 Years Ago

Calvin and Hobbes have been friends for 30 years.<p>It’s been exactly 30 years since the two title characters of Bill Watterson’s comic strip <i>Calvin and</i> …

The Inside Story Behind a Wine List’s Creation

Putting together a restaurant wine list requires more than a few famous names and popular grapes, as Lettie Teague discovered when she followed the opening of New York restaurant Quality Eats.<p>By<p>Lettie Teague<p>Lettie Teague<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>Lettie.Teague@wsj.com<p><b>HOW HARD CAN</b> it be to put …

Wall Street

The Doomsday Scam

The hunt for the ultimate weapon began in January 2014, when Abu Omar, a smuggler who fills shopping lists for the Islamic State, met a jihadist commander in Tal Abyad, a Syrian town near the Turkish border. The Islamic State had raised its black flag over Tal Abyad several days before, and the …

Southern Africa

7 ways to nurture creativity

As a creative person at a startup or larger company, it feels surreal to do what you love and belong to a team that’s pursuing a worthwhile endeavor.<p>Chances are, you were hired because you possess the traits of ownership, autonomy, creativity, and grit. Owning your output, shipping on time, and …

Build, baby, build: when radical architects did disco

Vegetable gardens, flying carpets and Scrooge McDuck: in the late 60s, young Italian architects ripped up the traditional nightclub and designed a new type of boogie wonderland. Groove back to a forgotten moment in design history<p>In 1969, an Italian architect called Titti Maschietto got an …

New App Visualizes Radio Waves From Cell Towers and Satellites Around You

Justin Sullivan—Getty Images<p>Ralph Morse—The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images<p>Ted Thai—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>Kristy …

Dell put a security hole in your laptop: here's how to fix it

Dell has admitted that several models of recently shipped computers contain a serious security vulnerability of its own making. The computer giant …

50 incredible hotels you should sleep in during your lifetime

From ice palaces in Canada to underwater rooms in Africa, we've come up with 50 of the world's most incredible hotels that will take any vacation to the next level.<p>Here's our ultimate bucket list of 50 hotels everyone should stay in at least once in their lives.<p><i>Did we miss your dream hotel? Let us</i> …

See What 9 Nutritionists Eat for Lunch on the Reg

Brown-bagging it just got way less boring.

Healthy Eating

Around the World in 12 Noodle Dishes—From Ramen to Saimin

Food is best when enjoyed with a side of authenticity: Unfortunately, you can’t order a side portion of tropical-Thailand-humidity or Bangkok-bustle in, say, New York City. A dish can tell you so much about a place. It’s more of an experience than just a meal–it's an entry point into a culture, …

Savannah: The City of New Beginnings

The city of Savannah is constantly intertwining its past, present, and future. Since the city's emergence, trade and manufacturing have played a huge role in its economy and continue to make an impact on a local and global scale. Savannah's ability to mix modern times with its historical past is …

Where and how to watch sport like a local

There are few better ways into a place’s soul than through its sports teams. Step into the febrile atmosphere of a stadium or arena mid-match and you’ll find usually relaxed locals in a state of agitation or elation, depending on the scoreline.<p>Head to one of these sporting destinations and we …