Felix Mendelson

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When Did ‘Ambition’ Become a Dirty Word?

There is nothing particularly fiery about Tory Burch. Shortly after the 2004 debut of the fashion company that bears her name, Ms. Burch was profiled in The New York Times, with the reporter noting that if reserve could be bottled, Ms. Burch would probably “have a blockbuster fragrance.”<p>So it may …

Julianne Moore

Video Shows Carolina Cop Violently Arrest Black Man For Sitting On His Porch

Greensboro Officer Travis Cole was stripped of his law enforcement credentials, but he escaped criminal charges.<p>City council members in Greensboro, North Carolina voted this week to strip the law enforcement credentials of a police officer who is accused of violently arresting a man sitting on his …

Inside New Lab, an 84,000-Square-Foot Tech Paradise in Brooklyn

The collaborative workspace for emerging technology in robotics, artificial intelligence, and design, has just opened at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.<p>Nearly a century ago, Building 128 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard was a hub of military innovation—tens of thousands of workers toiling by the water, building …

Donald Trump Pushes GOP Toward Far Right With Islam Speech

For a brief moment on Monday at the start of his speech, Donald Trump was a different politician. Speaking in measured tones, he set aside the self-congratulations and bluster of his early response to the Orlando attack, offered his sympathy for the victims, acknowledged the LGBT community’s unique …

San Bernardino

Drill-Powered Walking Beast Is A Slow-Moving Cyberpunk Nightmare

Half man, half slowly dying robot horse<p>The humble electric hand drill, staple of workbenches everywhere, is more than just a simple tool for carving holes into walls. Put to other uses, it’s a powerful engine, capable of driving all sorts of contraptions. Like this weird drill-powered walking …

Date Night: An Indulgent Valentine's Day Bath

On this frigid Valentine’s Day, try treating yourself with an old-fashioned, self-indulgent bath. To make this holiday scrub go beyond the standard bar soap experience, go the full sudded-up mile: hydrating shampoos and conditioners, face masks, bath salts, oils, and a fresh plush towel. It’s the …

Beauty

UP, UP, AND AWAY

Bright red male Cardinal in winter. How beautiful is that? Thank you God, for the beautiful red bird.<p>See More<p>A beautiful male Northern Cardinal …

Scarred by war: Battlefield landscapes from First World War 100 years on - Telegraph

Birds

How Safe Is the Artificial Turf Your Child Plays On?

Soccer coach Amy Griffin was in a Seattle hospital visiting a young goalie who was receiving chemotherapy when a nurse said something that made the hair on Griffin’s neck stand up.<p>It was 2009. Two young female goalies Griffin knew had been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Griffin, associate …

Pollution