Jeremy Chan

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They're Small, But These Big-City Apartments Tout Their Communal Feel

Summertime means college graduates are on the lookout for work and housing. For those eyeing big city life the trick to paying reasonable rent might mean downsizing — really downsizing.<p>In coastal cities, where space is scarce and demand is through the roof, there is a new housing trend developing: …

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It was courteous of our new Prime Minister, within hours of her coronation, to visit Edinburgh to see Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon. Mrs Sturgeon, who we are routinely assured is a consummate politician who positively demands our unequivocal admiration, did not repay that courtesy. …

European Union

The Second Coming of Harry Potter

A sold-out play, a new best-seller and a fresh slate of wizardly movies; how J.K. Rowling is cranking back up the magic machine<p>In a locked, windowless, unmarked office in Scholastic’s Manhattan headquarters sits a manuscript that Barnes & Noble believes will be its biggest book of the year.<p>It’s a …

Books

WikiLeaks dumps 20,000 emails revealing personal details of Democrat donors

Leaked emails were sent out by DNC senior officials between January and May 2016.<p>Wikileaks – the infamous whistleblowing platform controlled by …

Apple Forgot to Scrub the EXIF Data from This OS X Wallpaper

If you’ve ever been curious how some of the beautiful desktop wallpaper images in Apple’s OS X operating system were shot, you’re in luck. It seems …

Why Do Humpback Whales Protect Other Species from Killer Whales?

It sounds like something out of a children’s animated film: the whale and the seal, at first put off by their differences, team up and become best …

Animals

Living on water: Are waterborne cities more resistant to climate change?

<b>(CNN) —</b> By the year 2050 about 70% of the world's population of 10 billion people will be living in cities, according to the United Nations.<p>The question is, will there be enough land to go around?<p>Not according to Jason Pomeroy -- founder of Singapore-based green architecture firm Pomeroy Studio -- …

Sun column on Nice attack journalist wearing hijab on Channel 4 sparks 200 complaints

The press regulator has received more than 300 complaints about remarks by The Sun columnist Kelvin MacKenzie criticising Channel 4 News for using a journalist wearing a hijab to present a report on the Nice massacre.<p>The Independent Press Standards Organisation (Ipso) said the complaints, which …

Donald Trump's Raucous Convention Opens Unconventionally

Three television stars. Two Trumps. And one tampon joke.<p>This is what it looks like when Donald Trump throws a political convention.<p>The first night of …

How drones are sparking a transport revolution – in pictures

You may have seen miniature drones flying above your neighbourhood and parks – but the ways in which they can be used go far beyond the casual and recreational. Here is how they could affect the transport industry of the future

Miniature

The photographer Yasuhiro Ishimoto’s images of the pioneering architecture of Greene and Greene have a minimal aesthetic that still looks contemporary<p>A few months before his death in 2012, photographer Yasuhiro Ishimoto requested that his 1974 series on architects Greene and Greene be exhibited in …

Architecture

A federal safety board just OK’d the first CRISPR trial to genetically alter humans

In the spring of 2015, a group of Chinese scientists modified the DNA of 54 embryos using CRISPR/Cas 9 technology. Twenty-eight of those embryos were successful, but 26 — nearly half of them — failed, setting off a heated debate throughout the scientific community on the ethics of altering human …

Sir David Attenborough: giraffes are facing 'silent extinction'

Giraffes are facing a ‘silent extinction’ with just 90,000 animals still roaming the African plains, far fewer than the endangered African Elephant, a new documentary warns.<p>Just 15 years ago there were thought to be around 150,000 giraffes in the wild but since then numbers have slumped by 40 per …

Wildlife

Intro to Adobe Illustrator: Tips, Tricks & Tools for Non-Designers

Washington, D.C. campuses<p>GA D.C., 1776 <br>1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor <br>Washington D.C. 20005<p>Past Locations for this Workshop<p>Stay up to date<p>Follow this …

Some Space Saving Interior Design Ideas For Modern Apartments

Space saving interior design ideas offer clever and original solutions for those who can afford the expensive services and for those who want to …

Apple has reportedly pulled out of the Republican convention, citing Trump’s offensive rhetoric

Apple recently informed US Republican leadership that it will not provide support for the 2016 GOP Convention, to be held in Cleveland, Ohio, in July. (Apple was on a list of sponsors for the 2012 convention.)<p>Though Google and Microsoft have yet to divest from this year’s event, Apple has decided …

Scientists have discovered a small asteroid, labelled 2016 HO3, that bounces up and down through Earth’s orbit – but it’s 38 times farther away than the moon<p>The Earth has an asteroid companion traveling in orbit with it around the sun, Nasa astronomers have discovered.<p>The small asteroid has a …

Asteroids

Boeing's solar-powered airplane looks ridiculous, but it might just be crazy enough to work

The first solar-powered airplane completed an intercontinental flight four years ago last week. NASA’s Pathfinder made headlines with its pilotless, …

Aviation

Japanese Photographer Documents The Many Faces of Tokyo’s Stray Cats (10+ Pics)

With his pictures, Japanese photographer Masayuki Oki captures the individual personalities of the many otherwise anonymous stray cats that live in …

Japan

EU referendum: Defiant senior Brussels diplomat warns UK not to over-estimate its importance

The European Union will emerge stronger if Britain votes to leave, its leadership believes, as it braces itself for the growing likelihood of a Brexit.<p>The Telegraph has been told by senior sources that European leaders are now increasingly resigned to the prospect of Britain quitting the EU, but …

Grandson says May Ashworth believed she was writing to a person at Google HQ when typing in search queries<p>Google has thanked an 86-year-old British woman who proved old-fashioned manners have a place in the modern world when she typed “please” and “thank you” in an internet search.<p>May Ashworth’s …

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This Is Probably The First Mammal Extinct Because Of Man-Made Climate Change

Way to go, humanity.<p>Well, world, we may have reached an incredibly depressing milestone.<p>For the first time on record, a mammal species has probably gone extinct as a direct result of human-caused climate change.<p>The Bramble Cay melomys is, or was, a small rodent that lived on an island off the coast …

Earth - There are microbes that eat and poo nothing but electricity

Some microbes have developed the ultimate stripped-down diet. They do not bother with food or oxygen. All they need to survive is pure electrical energy.<p>They often live in muddy seabeds or along the banks of rivers. Finding them is easy: biologists can coax them out of hiding by sticking an …

Lyfe from Flyte allows houseplants to hover in the air like drones.

You know you’ve seen one too many Kickstarter proposals when the sight of a levitating houseplant gives you a sense of déjà vu. The Swedish team …

Capturing the Diversity of Swimming Pools From the Air

Dans les airs, tout prend une perspective différente et offre à nos yeux des nuances imperceptibles au niveau du sol. Dans sa série <i>Pools</i>, le …

Keith McNally of Balthazar's Notting Hill Home

<i>From the archive, one of our most enduringly popular stories. Known for his fashionable restaurants in New York and London - restaurant owner Keith</i> …

England

This Super Sustainable House Can Be Built in One Day

A Dutch design firm has redefined living by creating a house that doesn't need a foundation, can be built in one day and is three times more …

Police are filing warrants for Android’s vast store of location data

In February 2015, a man with a painter’s mask and a gun walked into a Bank of America office in Ramona, California, and walked out with more than $3,000. Police tried to track down the bank robber, but the mask prevented a positive ID and the trail went cold. Until, in November of the same year, …

Liz West sets psychedelic light show in a church - CNN Style

Written by Tomo Taka, The Spaces<p>This article was originally published by The Spaces, a digital publication exploring new ways to live and work.<p>A former church in the English town of Scunthorpe has been set aglow in a kaleidoscope of colors.<p>Artist Liz West has installed more than 700 lily pad-like …

This San Francisco Home Is An Urban Oasis For A Family Of Four

“Give us an urban oasis, something minimal and modern but warm with a seamless flow from inside to out”, that was the mandate from the clients, a …