Melanie Chow

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Casablanca, not the Movie

Most people have seen the movie Casablanca. In fact, the movie wasn't even filmed in the city but in a Hollywood studio.<p>Casablanca is the largest city of Morocco where people meet, work, exchange, do nothing and display their appearances, cultures and identities.<p>Casablanca is a city of diverse …

Dezeen's top 10 Zaha Hadid stories of all time

<b>Zaha Hadid 1950-2016:</b> with the design world still reeling from the shock of Zaha Hadid's unexpected death last week, here's a look back at 10 …

Hot Jupiter! Astronomers discover giant planet with three shining suns

Tatooine's double sunset just got outshone. Astronomers studying a distant gas giant have found that the planet's star system contains not one, not two, but three stars.<p>The planet KELT-4Ab, described in the Astronomical Journal, could help shed light on the complex dynamics of these multi-star …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life | Inc.com

There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We find their messages so compelling, we know we can turn to them whenever we feel dragged down and …

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Zaha Hadid Was Just Getting Started

In the Future, We Will Photograph Everything and Look at Nothing

“Today everything exists to end in a photograph,” Susan Sontag wrote in her seminal 1977 book “On Photography.” This was something I thought about when I recently read that Google was making its one-hundred-and-forty-nine-dollar photo-editing suite, the Google Nik Collection, free. This …

Clara Molloy on The Secret Lives of Perfumers

For Clara Molloy, co-founder and creative director of the fragrance company Memo Paris, travel and scent go hand in hand. After editing a book on the creative process of perfumers, she and her husband launched Memo in 2007, in hopes of capturing the essence of a place—both real, and imaginary. Moon …

Ariana Grande Is Really Good at Impersonating Other Pop Stars

She can do everyone from Britney Spears to Rihanna to Celine Dion.<p>Ariana Grande's not so secret talent is impersonating other pop stars with startling accuracy. Jimmy Fallon was the first to uncover her canny ability, and now <i>SNL</i> is taking advantage.<p>In a skit skewering Tidal's many snafus, meek …

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History's Oldest Shopping Mall Remains One of the World's Most Visited Attractions

The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul, Turkey is a place with a rich and extensive past. Widely considered to be history's oldest shopping mall, it occupies 61 covered streets and contains over 3,000 independent vendors that sell everything from carpet to jewelry to spices to souvenirs. Its beginnings date …

5 Best Free Android Apps to Track Your Fitness

Health and fitness is a growing issue in the 21st century, as people’s lifestyles have changed and it is certainly a tough task to find the time and …