Ibrahim Elmlegy

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9 National Parks Every American Should See

With over 400 national parks that cover 84 million acres, it is easy to see why the National Park System is a point of pride for Americans. Last year, the national park system tallied over 292 million recreational visitors and are on track to hit a higher number in 2015. But, with so many options – …

National Parks

To Pimp a Butterfly: Kendrick Lamar's new album is perfect

When I talk about Kendrick Lamar with people who follow hip-hop, there’s always a hushed exchange that takes place. "He could be it," one of us will say. "He could," the other will reply. Like a pitcher throwing a perfect game, it’s never spoken aloud. He’s only one album in. It would be foolish to …

A girl stares in wonder at a fish tank in California's Monterey Bay Aquarium. This photo by Royce Hutain is a Mobile finalist in our 12th Annual Photo Contest. Visit Smithsonian.com/photocontest (link in bio) to see all 60 finalists and vote for the Readers' Choice winner. Voting closes on March 30 at 5:00 PM ET. #photocontest #smithsonian #smithsonianmagazine #photography #contest #vote #readerschoice #aquarium #montereybay #california #wonder #iphone5

Articles about vibrant affordable housing prototypes los angeles on Dwell.com - Dwell

Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.<p>Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, …

Los Angeles

Drone warfare: life on the new frontline

Safely ensconced behind flickering computer screens, military personnel are waging war in lands thousands of miles away. But is there a hidden human cost to remote-controlled combat?<p>Just a three-hour drive from Washington DC on the scenic Virginia coast, Langley Air Force Base is home to one of the …