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Rembrandt late gem to be shown in UK first time

The Conspiracy of the Batavians under Claudius Civilis among late works on show at National gallery exhibition in London<p>It was meant to be Rembrandt’s triumphant comeback from bankruptcy but ended up being one of his most demoralising and disastrous paintings ever.<p>Unloved in the 17th century, but …

Catch the Extra-Supermoon This Weekend

Changing Planet<p><b>Sky-watchers gazing at the full moon rising on the evening of Sunday, August 10, will be treated to the largest and brightest full moon of the year—also known as an extra-supermoon.</b><p>This lunar show will be the second act in a trio of supermoons that are gracing our skies this …

Astronomy

If A Monkey Takes A Photo, Who Owns The Copyright?

An argument is brewing between British photographer David Slater and the folks at Wikimedia over who owns the rights to a photo a monkey took with Slater's equipment. The website says the famous photo should be freely distributed, because it believes the animal's self-portrait isn't bound by …

How to Create a Ridiculously Interesting Magazine (In Four Steps or Maybe Less)

MagMaker / July 16, 2014<p>It doesn’t matter if you’re writing a blog, sharing photos, posting social updates, or curating a magazine on Flipboard: if …

Marketing

How World War I Helps Explain Today's Middle East Bloodshed

Hitler's ambition sparked the Second World War, but the tinderbox of Eastern Europe was its fuel.<p>The Great War, as it came to be known, lasted four years, from 1914 to 1918. But its aftereffects haunted Europe and the rest of the world through the 20th century—and are still felt in our own times.<p>In …

World History

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FIFA dice todos los controles antidopaje previos a la Copa dan negativo

(Reuters) - La FIFA dijo el viernes que 800 futbolistas se sometieron a pruebas antidopaje antes del inicio de la Copa del Mundo y que ninguno de los exámenes dio positivo.<p>Según el organismo que rige al fútbol mundial, el universo de jugadores que realizaron las pruebas corresponde al 91,5 por …

13 Rarely Seen Photos of Marilyn Monroe

Edward Snowden: I Was Trained as a Spy

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, wanted by the U.S. on espionage charges, now claims on camera for the first time that he was trained as a spy by …

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'Frozen' Becomes Fifth-Highest Grossing Movie Of All Time

"Frozen" broke yet another record when it became the fifth-highest grossing movie of all time, making nearly $1.22 billion at the box office.<p>The record makes it the second-highest grossing Disney movie, behind "Marvel's The Avengers," which is third on the overall list. "Frozen" became the …

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Netflix To Spend £100 Million On Drama About The Queen

Written by Peter Morgan and following the life of Queen Elizabeth II, this will be the first original Netflix series made in the UK.

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness

Where Are The World's Positive Vibes?

The world, as you've no doubt noticed, has its problems. But some folks seem to be dealing with them pretty well, according to poll results released Wednesday. Countries in Latin America dominated the top of Gallup's "positive experience index," while Syria set an all-time low.<p>"At least seven in 10 …

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Archaeology

The Twitter War: Social Media's Role in Ukraine Unrest

Social media networks are powerful propaganda tools in the Ukrainian crisis.<p><b>The scenes last week in the southern Ukrainian port city of Odessa were horrific: Close to 50 people were reportedly killed, most of them pro-Russian activists who burned to death or were asphyxiated when a building that</b> …

Russia