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Who are the on-screen precedents for the presidential class of 2016? For Hillary Clinton, it’s 24’s President Taylor, for Bernie Sanders, it’s Larry David and for Jeb Bush, it’s Gob in Arrested Development<p>Around the time of the 2008 presidential elections, a popular theory took hold that movies and …

Jeb Bush

How We Discovered The Dark Side Of Wearable Fitness Trackers

Wearable technologies like fitness trackers are becoming hugely popular, leading many to speculate about the potential for implantable technologies …

North Korean defector trained in propaganda art now uses it to mock rulers

Sun Mu spreads paper painted with the names Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il over the concrete floor of an art gallery. He lays the broad sheet at the gallery's entrance so that to view his work, visitors must step on the names of North Korea's late leaders, spreading dirt from their shoes into names …

North Korea

Urban growth, sporting events, financial crashes and political turmoil have left a trail of city airports and airfields deserted around the globe. While some lie abandoned or face redevelopment, others are being creatively reused

Urbanism

30 Of The World’s Most Breathtaking Hiking Trails You Must Visit

Hikers brave the harshest climates, the highest peaks and most forbidding terrains to experience the Earth like no others possible could. Whether …

Hiking

Future technologies must be designed to free us from our screen addiction

Looking back at technology over the years, it’s funny how quaint the older stuff seems: From simple telephones to basic games, innovation used to focus on functionality, task and purpose.<p>Since then, tech has gone from Space Invaders to literal space invaders, with software eating the world and …

Bicycling the Great River State Trail

Crossing the Black River on The Great River State Trail in Termpealeau WI<b><br>The Great River State Trail is a bicycle trail that follows an abandoned</b> …

Vincent Van Gogh Found in a Photo from 1887

This group photo from 1887 is reportedly the first photo ever found of Vincent Van Gogh after he became an artist. If experts are correct, then the …

The 45 best books to read on the road

1. On the Road<p>Jack Kerouac’s seminal novel should be compulsory reading for all nomads, backpackers and folks who want to live off the grid. In ‘On …

‘Scarface’ For the Deaf: Inside ‘The Tribe,’ a Graphic Crime Saga Featuring an All-Deaf Cast

Robberies. Drugs. Prostitution. We’ve seen it before, but never quite like we do in ‘The Tribe,’ a brilliant, dialogue-free film about a group of …

The superpower police now use to tackle crime

Police officers with the rare ability to recognise faces they’ve barely glimpsed are helping identify criminals: take a test to find out if you share their talent<p>On 28 August 2014, 14-year-old Alice Gross went missing in West London. She was last seen on CCTV walking along a canal towpath in the …