Maggie Pollard

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Two Comets Visible in Telescopes This Month: Where to Look

Skywatchers have a chance to see two comets in May, one of which may spawn a spectacular "meteor storm" at the end of next week.<p>Comets PanSTARRS and …

As heavy as 14 elephants, as long as 2 tractor trailers: Meet Mr. Titanosaur

They may be the biggest boys on any block -- any block, ever.<p>In fact, the dinosaurs unveiled Saturday by Argentina's Museo Paleontologico Egidio Feruglio may be the largest to grace the Earth. At about 130 feet (40 meters) long and 180,000 pounds (80,000 kilograms), it's no wonder, then, that these …

Doubling of Antarctic ice loss revealed by European satellite

Antarctica is shedding 160 billion tonnes a year of ice into the ocean, twice the amount of a few years ago, according to new satellite observations. The ice loss is adding to the rising sea levels driven by climate change and even east Antarctica is now losing ice.<p>The new revelations follows the …

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Artskills

A Coatrack Made with Moving Hexagonal Blocks

Your bare wall can be turned into a coatrack with Wardrobe, a clever storage system designed by Studio Rene Siebum. Made up of connected hexagonal …

10 Easy Vegetables to Grow

<b>Hooray!</b><p>It’s time to finalize garden plans and even put some cold weather crops in the ground.<p>Don’t procrastinate or be overwhelmed with growing a …

A Team-Up We'd Love to See: IKEA & Minale-Maeda, Yielding Partially-Downloadable and 3D-Printable Furniture Designs

We've seen the concept of gizmo-joined furniture plenty of times before, most recently with Henry Wilson's A-Joint. To refresh your memory, the idea …

10 Iconic Kurt Cobain Moments

Latest News<p>From Holly Hagan To Charlotte Crosby: The Geordie Shore Casts' Celebrity Lookalikes<p>5 Essential Post-Gym Beauty Hacks<p>Cole Sprouse Hits Out …

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Nirvana: The 1994 Cover Story on Kurt Cobain’s Death, ‘Into the Black’

<i>This article was originally published in the June 1994 issue of</i> SPIN<i>. In honor of</i> SPIN<i>’s 30th anniversary, we’re repromoting this piece as the final</i> …

Kurt Cobain: A Look Back in Pictures

Flea to Chronicle Drugs, Rebellion and 'Bohemian Life' in New Memoir

Michael "Flea" Balzary, one of the music's preeminent bassists, is ready to tell his self-described "epic" tale of hard drugs, bohemia and funk-rock …

18 Things You Learn Hanging Out With Kiss

Reporting <b>Kiss' belated first Rolling Stone cover story</b> was an adventure, of sorts: Senior Writer Brian Hiatt went to Starbucks with the Starchild, …

Get Shorty

Now that Michelle Williams, Jennifer Lawrence, and Pamela Anderson have all shorn their flowing locks, it’s no wonder that pixie cuts are having a moment. “We looked at a lot of pictures of Jean Seberg,” says Anderson’s hairstylist, Laurent Philippon. “Pam actually resembles Jean.” To create the …

A soulful Robert Cray tunes in to the sounds of his youth | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Veteran blues guitarist and singer Robert Cray has set off on a new U.S. and European tour with an album harking back to the early days of soul music, the kind that filled his ears as a youngster.<p>American blues guitarist and singer Robert Cray performs during a concert at B.B. …

U2, Everly Brothers music chosen for U.S. recording registry | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Music by Irish rock group U2, jazz musician Art Blakey and rock-‘n-roll singers the Everly Brothers are among 25 sound recordings being added this year to the U.S. Library of Congress’ National Recording Registry.<p>Adam Clayton, Bono, Larry Mullen, Jr., and The Edge (L to R), …

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Gap Teeth Chic: 7 Models with Imperfect Smiles

Click through to see our favorite gap-toothed ladies in BAZAAR.<p>Back in the day, having a gap between your two front teeth would send you straight to the dentist. However, stunning faces, like our April cover model, Lara Stone, as well as Lindsey Wixson and more have made non-perfect teeth truly …

Lifestyle

Digital Post-It Wall Puts Student Thesis Projects On Display

Defend your thesis–to the whole world.<p>A new media installation at Occidental College in Los Angeles is adding high-tech flair to a century-old academic building. Designed by Santa Monica-based Belzberg Architects, the two-story-tall multimedia wall wraps around an inner atrium of Johnson Hall, …

Various Artists: Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne's first three LPs alone, which source half this illuminating double-CD covers set, are singer-songwriter urtexts. Don Henley offers a …

Robert Smith Explains the Cure's Forthcoming '4:14 Scream' Album

After making seemingly dismissive comments about the Cure's forthcoming <i>4:14 Scream LP</i>, frontman Robert Smith has explained how the album came …

Music

April Fools' Day Pranks From Across the Food World

<b>April Fools' Day</b> is here and the internet is filled with jokes aplenty. The tricksters in the food and restaurant have been getting in on the action with grocery delivery service offering eagle-caught salmon and a Michelin-starred chef announcing a high end dining option for dogs. Below Eater has …

6 "Hidden" Camera Features You Will Be Glad You Discovered

How well do you know your camera? Do you know everything that it’s capable of? It’s certainly possible you know your camera like the back of your …

Cameras

Home Work

After I got married I moved into my husband’s apartment, and now I’m in the midst of redecorating it. While on the hunt for a new rug and chairs—pieces to warm up the place—I was oddly inspired by the Proenza Schouler spring and pre-fall collections. The wide-legged gaucho pants, rich suede …