Suzanne Dan

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Eeks of the Week: Killing Snakes Can Be A Good Thing, But Culling Bats Is Bad

For nearly 50 years, vampire bats in the Amazon have been indiscriminately killed as farmers and public health officials try to stem the spread of rabies. The common vampire bat, D. rotundus, is the only one of three vampire bat species to dine on mammal blood, and in Latin America, huge livestock …

A 3-D Printer That Uses the Sun to Create Glass Objects Out of Sand

Marcus Kayser's Solar Sinter project turns the desert's resources into bowls<p>When design student Markus Kayser wanted to test his sun-powered, sand-fed 3-D printer, he knew the gray skies outside his London apartment wouldn't do. So he shipped the 200-plus-pound contraption to Cairo, Egypt, flew …

Why it's time for brain science to ditch the 'Venus and Mars' cliche

As hardy perennials go, there is little to beat that science hacks' favourite: the hard-wiring of male and female brains. For more than 30 years, I have seen a stream of tales about gender differences in brain structure under headlines that assure me that from birth men are innately more rational …

You Built What?! A Supersize Robotic Chess Set

Inspired by Harry Potter's magic chessboard, a Lego roboticist takes his creations to the next level<p>A veteran designer of Lego robots (he built one that plays Connect Four), Indiana programmer Steve Hassenplug was looking for something still grander. When he watched the first Harry Potter movie …

Photo Series Captures the Stunning Beauty of Siamese Fighting Fish

A few years ago, Bangkok-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich started selling his work through microstock sites, and so he went in search of …

Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake Win Big: The Best Moments of the American Music Awards

Miley Cyrus, Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake and more performed at the 2013 American Music Awards on Sunday night. The show was hosted by …

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James Arthur, X Factor winner, interview: 'I'm not a shiny pop star'

James Arthur tells James Lachno about his tearaway teen years and why he's challenging X Factor stereotypes with his new album<p>“I want to push the envelope,” confides 25-year-old James Arthur, a steely look on his face. He nods confidently and continues. “I definitely want people to say 'James …

The X-Factor

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo, Barbican, review

Taking up his post as Chief Conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo offered a varied but also uneven menu of music, says Ivan Hewett<p>French orchestral fireworks, biting Soviet-era sarcasm, and heaven-storming German romanticism; it was certainly a varied menu <b>Sakari Oramo</b> offered, for …

Flute

Is the album dead? Katy Perry, Miley Cyrus and Elton John hit by dramatic US sales slump

Lou Reed's album sales may have risen 607% in the US last week, one of many tributes to New York's rock 'n' roll poet of the streets, but that did little to dispel the black mood that has descended on the music business.<p>The US music industry, the world's largest market, has experienced a drop in …

Morrissey Recovering From Concussion

<b>Morrissey</b> is recovering from concussion following a spell at a hospital in Los Angeles.<p>2013 has been a profoundly mixed year for Morrissey. On a …

Morrissey

Everyday Pioneers By Hunter

The festival season may be long gone by now, but wellies are still a prominent outfit feature for those who live in the country, take the prospect of …

Macbeth

Maybe it’s the back-to-school nip in the air. Maybe it’s the anticipation next week’s Carrie remake. Whatever the reason, the #SocialShopper is looking back—to the 70s: http://bit.ly/1hKxBnB

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Click here to see more of this week’s #FiveStars: http://bit.ly/1608ehF

Cara Delvingne Click here to see more of this week’s #FiveStars: http://bit.ly/1608ehF

Snag your favorite #SS14 looks straight off the runway with the help of Moda Operandi and Vogue.com. Just look for the red shopping bag: http://bit.ly/1cIP1Dh

Katie Holmes Click here to see the trends and street style stars of the week: http://bit.ly/1i6obD4‌

What’s the secret to the artfully rumpled undone braid? Hairstylist Sam McKnight has the answer in today’s #MondayMakeover: http://bit.ly/1h1tnKW

What’s appropriate attire when your bedroom doubles as your office? http://bit.ly/1h6DVbu

Alexi’s bridesmaids wore Carolina Herrera archival-print dresses and Ancient Greek Sandals. Click here to see more from the ceremony and celebration: http://bit.ly/1bWn1bL‌ Photographed by Joshua Bright

Fashion assistant and vintage shopping expert Alexandra Cronan is the latest Vogue staffer on Five Days, Five Looks, One Girl. http://bit.ly/1c0mgP7 Photographed by Marko MacPherson

Vogue’s Lynn Yaeger finds fashionable Halloween costume options—sexy nurses need not apply. http://bit.ly/1c1c9JV

Over the past decade, the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund has recognized and nurtured America’s best emerging designers. Meet the ten talented finalists who’ve made the cut this year. http://bit.ly/16wfphV

Put an end to #FOMO (Fear Of Missing Outfits, that is). Channel Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham, Rihanna, and Iggy Azalea in these fall looks: http://bit.ly/HmidCa

Naomi Campbell Click here to see more of the week’s #FiveStars: http://bit.ly/1gTVu11

With British graffiti artist Banksy’s monthlong residency in New York nearing an end, we looked back at the street art featured in Vogue over the years: http://bit.ly/1hugQ2I

Happy #Halloween! Zebra stripes and feathery fringe: Your dress is the party. #DailySweater http://bit.ly/1hwvOFo

Make the most out of tonight’s extra hour of sleep (courtesy of Daylight Savings Time) with the best overnight skincare treatments: http://bit.ly/Hy8SIJ