Eduardo Téllez

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The Battle for Kobani

For weeks now, ISIS militants in northern Syria have been attacking the Kurdish city of Ayn al-Arab, also known as Kobani, attempting to seize the city and solidify control of the territory. In the past few days, U.S.-led airstrikes on ISIS have included many targets around Kobani, and appear to …

Book review – Red Fortress: The Secret Heart of Russia’s History

Simon Dixon praises a history of the Kremlin that examines those who sought to control Russia from behind its walls<p><b>Reviewed by:</b> Simon Dixon<b><br>Author:</b> …

Book Reviews

Serious Conviction: Photographs from Speakers' Corner

Phil Coomes<p><b>A small piece of land in the heart of London has been the scene of heated debate since 1872 when the Parks Regulation Act gave permission for people to meet and speak out on any issue. The site, once home to the Tyburn gallows - a site for public execution - became known as Speakers'</b> …

Marie Curie on Curiosity, Wonder, and the Spirit of Adventure in Science

<i>“Few persons contributed more to the general welfare of mankind and to the advancement of science than the modest, self-effacing woman whom the world knew as Mme. Curie.”</i> So read the obituary for Marie Curie, the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the only person to date to win a Nobel in two …

Military kit through the ages: from the Battle of Hastings to Helmand

From the crude weaponry and armour of the Battle of Hastings, to the high-tech kit of modern conflict, a new photographic survey explores the personal equipment carried by the common British soldier through the past 1,000 years<p><b>1916 private soldier, Battle of the Somme (above)</b><p>1 Hob nail boots<p>2 …

Cuando me pongo a escribir, mis vecinas se transforman en bomberas. The heat is on... http://t.co/cOJCEcjgO7

La historia tras el Proyecto Manhattan y la bomba atómica

El pasado 1 de septiembre se cumplió el 75º aniversario del inicio de la <b>Segunda Guerra Mundial</b>. Durante dicha guerra que duró 6 años, hubo numerosos …

Why Is Gay Porn So Popular in Pakistan?

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>A recent study pegged Pakistan as one of the world's least gay-tolerant countries. …

So the union is secure for a generation after the referendum? I wouldn't be so sure, Mr Cameron

When I hear politicians asserting that an issue has been settled "for a generation", I reach for my bag of salt. That's been the mutual line of David Cameron and Ed Miliband since they learned that the Scots had decided against divorce. Done and dusted, put to bed, settled "for a generation". On …

El Estado del terror se nutre de Occidente

El ejército del <b>Estado Islámico</b> (EI) que siembra el terror en Siria e Iraq a base de matanzas, torturas, decapitaciones y barbaridades más propias de …

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Se vale matar al dictador

Jorge Ramos Ávalos<p>MADRID.- "No tengo Twitter. No tengo Facebook. No contesto el teléfono. No abro la puerta". Mario Vargas Llosa, el premio Nobel de …

Los sumerios y su diosa

<b>EL SEXÓDROMO</b> <b><br>Verónica Maza Bustamante</b><p>Bucear en los anales de la historia buscando huellas de la manera como se ha vivido la sexualidad en diferentes momentos de la existencia del ser humano me apasiona; es revelador y muy ilustrativo, pues me da claves para entender por qué vemos y experimentamos el …

La vuelta al mundo en 80 cervezas

<b>Apaga la sed, desvanece el calor, anima el espíritu y en exceso relaja la moral.</b> Hablamos de la <b>cerveza</b> y de sus cientos de <b>tipos producidos alrededor</b> …

El vuelo de JM

Israel Skelton on Twitter: "This winter from Skelton Crew and @Templesmith, sculpted by @JDMacSculpts. The Squidder coin, 4.25" of awesome. http://t.co/6JPlnJdfj1"

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Viñetas para resolver el misterio de Las Meninas

En la portada del cómic <i>Las Meninas</i>, la efigie de Velázquez tiene dos partes resaltadas en blanco: los ojos y la gola. El guionista Santiago García y …

La vuelta al mundo de Julio Verne

Fue víctima de una capacidad de anticipación asombrosa<p>Su cabeza concibió, antes de que llegaran a la realidad, el submarino, el helicóptero, el rayo …

Trying To Resuscitate Islam's Golden Age

Nostalgia is powerful, something Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, aka Caliph Ibrahim, clearly gets. He heads the Islamic extremist group that’s conquered big …

Six Shots in Michael Brown

Aug 18, 2014<p>4 Min read time<p>The judicial process cannot account for what matters most: the policies and biases that enable white men to claim …

Justice