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The heart-wrenching tale of one man rescued from Florence and his cat named 'Survivor'

As the remnants of what was once Hurricane Florence continues spinning inland, dropping massive amounts of rain and causing damage and widespread …

Weather

Tokyo Nights II: Pursuing Rain & Neons

I always have been admiring the work of Liam Wong, his choice of colours are quite unique and inspiring. He is also responsible for a shift in what …

Blade Runner

The legend of Benin’s fearless female warriors

This fierce all-female army was so ruthless that European colonists called them the Amazons after the merciless warriors of Greek mythology.<p>Actors Chadwick Boseman and Michael B Jordan earned high praise for their roles in the 2018 Marvel film Black Panther. But for me, the real stars were the Dora …

Black Panther

A hilarious new memoir reveals the absurd business of selling books today

Wigtown is a coastal “book town” in Scotland that features an Airbnb rental where bibliophiles can spend their vacation living out the romantic fantasy of running a bookstore. And indeed, according to Shaun Bythell, a year-round bookseller in the same town, it’s deeply romantic work: The evocative …

Books

Bethesda Reveals Rage 2 With Game's First Trailer

Rage 2 is a real game. After Bethesda decided not to deny a recent leak of the game, it's officially announced the game is indeed in the works with its first trailer. Unfortunately, it doesn't showcase any gameplay, but that's just around the corner. Subsequently, an official website has provided …

Mad Max

In Brazil the wounds of slavery will not heal

Brazil abolished slavery 130 years ago, but its society has failed to deal with the crimes that took place. Many Afro-Brazilians remain trapped in a …

Brazil

What Happened to Killmonger's Mother in #BlackPanther Is So Sad

Director Ryan Coogler explains why Michael B. Jordan’s character grew up without a mom<p><i>(If you haven’t seen “Black Panther” by now, you already know</i> …

Black Panther

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

Eight Lesser-Known Features in Photoshop That I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

Although these eight features may not be the sexiest that Photoshop has to offer, they all really do help to make my life as a photographer so much …

Reading Academic Research Papers Is the Best Success Hack You've Never Heard About

Graduate-level research is a lot likelier to help you figure out real life business problems than that book of motivational quotes beside your bed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite the bad rap it tends to get in the self-made businessperson community, college is …

This Spy Survived Torture to Make the Nazis Pay for Their Crimes

Wearing a gray flannel suit and a thick scarf around her head, Odette Sansom shielded her eyes from the salty ocean spray as the fishing boat scudded …

I Took Notes on Every Chapter of a Stephen King Novel

I’m a fiction writer, and like many fiction writers out there I am always trying to refine my craft. One of my favorite authors is Stephen King, so I …

Stop Writing! Start Reading!

In the past few days, I’ve taken to sitting in the backseat of my car; my metaphorical car, that is.<p>I’ve been trying my best to write and publish …

Police release shocking CCTV of moment 51-year-old man was attacked and killed in Trafalgar Square

Police have released the footage of the moment a 51-year-old man was attacked, apparently randomly, in Trafalgar Square, in a bid for witnesses.<p>Desmond O'Beirne, 51, from Westminster was attacked outside the National Gallery at around 00:25 on Saturday, 3rd June 2017.<p>He was approached by two men, …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi continuity error shows Rey should have died

Now that <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is out on home release, fans have been pouring over every frame to find new information as we wait for <i>Episode …

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected the art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

This Incredible Game Of Thrones Theory Will Make You Root For The White Walkers

Even George R.R. Martin would approve of this one<p>There are a lot of <i>Game of Thrones</i> theories out there. There are the ones everyone knows about that ended up being true (R+L=J), and then there are elaborately crafted theories that use thousands of years of Westeros history combined with obsessively …

Presenting Winterfall: An Open World of Character & Legacy Customization

An Open World of Player Choice from an Indie Developer<p>Here’s a new take on the RPG genre: a third-person game where players can customize their own …

The Book that Helped Aaron Sorkin Write His First Screenplay and Understand Screenwriting

The Book that Helped Aaron Sorkin Write His First Screenplay and Understand Screenwriting During a masterclass at TIFF, Aaron Sorkin talks about his …

Here's How to Download and Delete Your Facebook Data

Facebook just announced that managing your data will soon get even easier. In the meantime, here's a step-by-step guide to finding and erasing it.<p>Recent news of a massive data breach has made some Facebook users wonder: What does Facebook know about me, and how can I control it?<p>In 2013, a …

Netflix hoping Troy: Fall of a City trailer will give you those Game of Thrones feelings

Netflix is bringing an epic series to its streaming library, and it might be just the thing that will tide us all over until the return of <i>Game of</i> …

Narcos producer shows 'mechanism' of Brazil corruption in new series

(Reuters) - A vast corruption investigation in Brazil that has toppled businessmen and lawmakers, haunted two presidencies and captivated the media, debuts as a Netflix series this week, long before anyone can predict how the real-life probe will end.<p>FILE PHOTO: Jose Padilha, director of the film …

Brazil

Images: A Collection Of Impressive Sci-Fi Concept Art From Arnaud Kleindienst

This is a collection of sci-fi art from French artist Arnaud Kleindienst, based out of Sélestat. Kleindienst simply describes himself as an aspiring …

For Decades, Our Coverage Was Racist. To Rise Above Our Past, We Must Acknowledge It

MagazineThe Race Issue<p>We asked a preeminent historian to investigate our coverage of people of color in the U.S. and abroad. Here’s what he found.<p>It is November 2, 1930, and <i>National Geographic</i> has sent a reporter and a photographer to cover a magnificent occasion: the crowning of Haile Selassie, …

Race & Ethnicity

The best recent science fiction and fantasy novels – reviews roundup

The Gone World by Tom Sweterlitsch; Embers of War by Gareth L Powell; The Bitter Twins by Jen Williams; Spare and Found Parts by Sarah Maria Griffin; All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai<p>In <b>The Gone World</b> by Tom Sweterlitsch (Headline, £14.99), NCIS agent Shannon Moss looks into the murder of a family …

Time Travel

The Gone World is a brilliant, complicated novel about the consequences of time travel

How do you solve a murder by jumping back and forth in time?<p>In his debut novel, author Tom Sweterlitsch constructed a fascinating mystery with <i>Tomorrow and Tomorrow</i>, set in a virtual version of Pittsburgh after a terrorist attack leveled the city. In <i>The Gone World</i><i>,</i> he introduces an even more …

Here's Who Has Won the Most Oscars Ever

The 90th Academy Awards will take place on March 4, with a number of fresh faces nominated to receive the most coveted prize in the movie business. …

Earth's inner core shouldn't technically exist

One day, about a billion years ago, Earth's inner core had a growth spurt. The molten ball of liquid metal at the center of our planet rapidly crystallized due to lowering temperatures, growing steadily outward until it reached the roughly 760-mile (1,220 kilometers) diameter to which it's thought …

The epic failure of our age: how the west let down Syria

The seven-year conflict has marked a tipping point in the balance of power between the US and Russia, and has triggered a strategic disaster whose ramifications are still playing out<p>It was a sunny morning on Saturday 31 August 2013 – Labor Day weekend in the US – when Barack Obama strolled into the …

War