Lauren C. Squillante

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Asteroid strike: 7 ways the world could end

As a mountain-sized asteroid is detected heading towards Earth, what is the likeliest 'extinction-level' scenario for mankind?<p>Our solar system is littered with billions of pieces of debris, from the size of large boulders to objects hundreds of miles across. We know that from time to time these hit …

Startup Pitch: Zipkick prioritises B2B/B2C curation algorithm

Zipkick is a travel search and booking site with a relatively straightforward proposition – curated results based on preferences, easily booked.<p>The …

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James Schamus on Why Money is not “Money”

Producer and screenwriter James Schamus hardly needs another skill set to add to his CV, but let’s go ahead anyway and add “economic commentator” …

Tracey Emin’s tent rises up like a phoenix in Chapman Brothers homage

Tracey Emin’s tent of everyone she slept with between 1963 and 1995 has been re-created and installed, not by her and not in Margate, but by the Chapman brothers along the coast in Hastings.<p>“It’s far enough away from Tracey,” said Dinos Chapman. “We’ve got the outposts guarded so if she does intend …

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Victims of Syrian regime honoured at DC's Holocaust museum

Entering the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC, you are required to take an ID card, a booklet detailing the life of a real person who lived during the Holocaust. As you wind through the museum’s haunting permanent exhibition, with installations taking you from the rise of the Nazi …

Fall Is in the Air, Part II

One last overview of autumn, my favorite season. Across the Northern Hemisphere, harvests are in motion, festivals are being held to celebrate the change of season, animals are returning to their winter grounds, and of course, viewers are enjoying the explosion of colors among the leaves. Collected …

New York's 10 Coolest Hidden Museums - PAPER

<i>While exhibits at the Met, MoMA or the Whitney might get most of the media attention -- and tourists' admission fees -- there's a slew of under-the-radar (and underrated) institutions scattered throughout New York City worth a visit. From a *very* impressive collection of trolls to a museum</i> …

In U.N. Speech, Noam Chomsky Blasts United States for Supporting Israel, Blocking Palestinian State

<b>AMY GOODMAN:</b> United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday he is setting up an investigation into the attacks on U.N. facilities during …

The ‘Actual Cannibal Shia LaBeouf’ Meme Comes Full Circle In An Amazing Live Performance

Rob Cantor earned YouTube superstar status a few months back with his awesome video, “29 Celebrity Impressions, 1 Original Song,” in which he sang his original song, “Perfect,” using the voices of 29 different celebrities and beloved characters. The video has more than 9 million hits and counting, …