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Desbloqueo: los coleccionistas estadounidense miran al arte de Cuba

<b>Victoria Burnett</b><p><i>The New York Times</i><p>Kadir López trabajaba en el estudio de su elegante casa de La Habana cuando sonó el timbre. Eran el actor Will …

Precaución: las grasas trans perjudican tu memoria

¡Cuidado con la comida rápida y las golosinas!<p><i>Una buena memoria es conveniente a cualquier edad, pero si consumes demasiados alimentos que contengan</i> …

Veinte ciudades de EE.UU. protestan contra Peña Nieto

Más de 20 ciudades de Estados Unidos protestaron este martes contra el presidente de México, Enrique Peña Nieto, quien este martes sostendrá un …

México: hallan siete fosas con diez cuerpos y 11 cabezas en Guerrero

<b>La noche del lunes fueron halladas en el estado de Guerrero, México, siete fosas clandestinas que contenían diez cuerpos y 11 cabezas.</b><p>Las fosas se encontraban en el paraje de Huizache, en la comunidad Tepehuixco, perteneciente a Chilapa.<p>El hallazgo se produjo después de que pobladores de la …

Expectativa en Colombia por anuncio del ELN sobre diálogos con el gobierno

<b>(CNN Español) -</b> El segundo grupo guerrillero de Colombia, el Ejército de Liberación Nacional, ELN, dice que este miércoles hará un importante anuncio que podría facilitar el inicio de un diálogo formal con el gobierno.<p>Esa guerrilla, que el 7 de enero cumple 50 años de su primera acción armada, está …

The Best User Interfaces Of 2014

In terms of smartphones and tablet interfaces, Google may have stolen 2014 with their landmark Material Design philosophy. But outside of that space, things are about to get weird. Really weird.<p>We sit on the precipice of a war for your face, in which companies like Facebook, Samsung, and Sony are …

Animals Get Super Excited Over Spontaneous Fun Just Like You

Our furry friends are not so different from us. They can get a little spazzy over the simple things in life and enjoy the fun moments that’d you never expect. Whether it’s making snow angels or enjoying a well-made slide, the opportunity to enjoy some spontaneous fun is not lost on our four-legged …

Taylor Swift's Beauty Transformation

See Taylor Swift's beauty looks throughout the years.<p>Taylor Swift is undeniably a girl's girl — from her sweet melodies about love and breakups to her feminine frocks. In just a few years Swift has transformed from tween superstar to a sophisticated chanteuse.

15 Artists and Photographers Wish You a "Happy New Year!"

“Happy New Year. 2014 was an amazing year. Thank you for all of your support and kind words throughout….cheers to rocking it in 2015,” Kate T. Parker<p>Happy New Year! Goodbye 2014, hello 2015! To kick off the new year, we thought we'd put together this compilation post of artists and photographers …

Happiness

Pixel: A Mesmerizing Dance Performance Incorporating Interactive Digital Projection | Colossal

<p>Pixel is an innovative dance performance conceived by French performance artists Adrien Mondot and Claire Bardainne, known collectively as the …

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15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

San Francisco Loves to Hate the Design of Its Newest Tower

Snøhetta's designs for One Van Ness have already inspired a number of photoshopped parodies.<p>Right at the turn of the year, Bay Area residents got a new look at a tower planned near the heart of San Francisco. One Van Ness has been in the works for a while; a prior design for this mid-rise building …

Lions Pounce on Fallen Camera Drone After a Fly-By Goes Horribly Wrong

Here’s another case to file under “It’s a bad idea to fly camera drones too close to animals”: James and Mira Raley of The Honey Badger recently …

The Land: 3 Photographers’ Views on Landscape - Text by Abigail Smithson | LensCulture

The land has never asked to be photographed, never called out for any attention or demanded documentation. But like a portrait of a person, a photograph of a landscape can begin to offer the viewer feelings that are evocative of a place and an environment. Indeed, the natural world and our impact …

Black Sea

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Russian Invasion Of Ukraine Spurs New German Tank Design

Filling a Fulda Gap in future defenses<p>Germany’s parliament just submitted a budget request to develop a new tank. Nestled inside the budget committee report is the call for a Leopard III development program, to create a new “Kampfpanzer” or battle tank. Spotted at Defence Blog, the proposal to …

Military

The 6 Best Style Transformations We've Ever Seen

We never thought we'd see the day when celebs like Kim Kardashian and Nicole Richie were considered style icons. But believe it or not, that day has arrived. While their fashion choices in the early aughts may have been cringe-worthy, today they are among some of the best-dressed women in the world.<p>…

10 of 2015's Most Highly Anticipated Albums

With 2014 officially over, it is time to start looking forward at what we can expect from this coming year. There are plenty of big names planning on releasing albums we can all expect to be rather large, and a handful of newer stars that have a lot to prove with upcoming works. Here are ten albums …

Music

Self-Taught Chinese Street Photographer Tao Liu Has an Eye for Peculiar Moments

Up until recently, Tao Liu was just an unknown water meter reader in China with an interest in photography. Then people started noticing his clever …

Street Photography

Colombia: capturan a importante cabecilla de las FARC | DW | 02.01.2015

En una operación militar realizada en el municipio de Algeciras, en el departamento del Huila (sur de Colombia), el Ejército capturó a “Richard”, el …

Taylor Swift Explains Why She Pulled Her Music From Spotify

On Monday, Taylor Swift removed her back catalog of music from Spotify. On Thursday, Swift explained why in an interview with Yahoo! Music.<p>"All I can say is that music is changing so quickly, and the landscape of the music industry itself is changing so quickly, that everything new, like Spotify, …

25 artículos para entender la caída del Muro de Berlín, 25 años después

El profundo impacto del 9 de noviembre de 1989, en la reflexión de los intelectuales<p>La caída del Muro de Berlín, abierto al paso el 9 de noviembre de …

El próximo DRAE advertirá de las palabras ofensivas

Una asociación de mujeres gitanas se concentra ante la institución en protesta por la inclusión de una definición "racista" e "hiriente"<p>No habrá …

“Vi al alcalde de Iguala disparar en la cabeza a su rival”

A Nicolás Mendoza Villa lo buscan para matarlo. Se ha convertido en un fugitivo en México, su propio país. <b>Él sufrió en carne propia la furia criminal</b> …

3D printing creates film without film

Artist Julien Maire has combined an age-old film technique with modern technology to create something beautiful and new.<p>As our technologies increasingly move towards digitisation, perhaps the old techniques are becoming lost to younger generations. Take film. Although we still refer to motion …

3D Printing

Deep thrills: Crazy cave trampolines in Wales | CNN Travel

Homer's Last Theorem

Along with high school friends David Schiminovich and David Borden, he formed a teenage gang of computer programmers called the Glitchmasters, and …

Halloween 2014: The best pumpkins and costumes of the spooky season - Telegraph

Decorations