Mike Merrill

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Take A Virtual Tour Of A Frank Lloyd Wright House That Was Never Built

See the modern design in all its simulated glory.<p>In 2013, an English engineer named Dr. Hugh Pratt asked the village of Wraxall, England for permission to build a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home on his 12-acre property.<p>The house originally was planned for a site in Santa Barbara, California but …

Gain A Deeper Appreciation For Bob Marley With These Lesser Known Hits

The eternal face of reggae, Bob Marley, would be 72 years old today and probably still jamming had he not succumbed to cancer in 1981. But while you may know him as a face emblazoned on a poster or a T-shirt, or for hit songs like “Three Little Birds,” “Redemption Song” and “No Woman, No Cry,” some …

Bob Marley

The Latest 'Batman vs. Superman' Rumors Say Wonder Woman Will Wear Armor, Have Kryptonian Roots

LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images<p>Filmmakers behind "Man of Steel" sequel "Batman vs. Superman" have been tight-lipped about how Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman will fit into the movie's plot. Now, some speculation floating around about the character could shed some light on what Zack Snyder & co. have in store …

First Teaser Trailer For Animated Son Of Batman

I know about <b>Grant Morrison’s</b> <i>Son of Batman</i> comics but I’ve never read them. You’ll have to tell me how faithful this trailer seems.<p>Well, <b>Jason O’Mara</b> …

Batman Captain America Save Cat From Burning Home

Batman and Captain America (who one firefighter sadly mistook for Robin) were teaching positive life lessons to a group of children at their local …

Nigel Hall & Eric Bloom Cover Herbie With Umphreys McGee

The Umphrey’s McGee/Lettuce mini-tour concluded last night at Pier Six Pavilion in Baltimore. Umphrey’s encore featured another collaboration as <b>Nigel</b> …

VOD release huge box set documenting US tape culture

<b>A massive box set documenting the pioneers and protagonists of late 70s and early 80s U.S. cassette culture has been released by Vinyl On Demand.</b><p>The …

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8 Reasons Why Spending Time Alone Is Actually Really Good For You

Americans have a complicated relationship with alone time. Though we often feel a constant connection because of social media, the fact is, we're more on our own than ever: More than 50 percent of American adults are single, and some 27 million people live alone. In 1950, just 22 percent of …

What People Around the World Dream About

An atlas of the subconscious, from Tijuana to Reykjavik<p>The first thing I learned is: Everybody flies.<p>Consider the surly taxi driver I met in Ukraine who, when asked what he dreamed of at night, responded, “I jump and then I fly—higher than the trees, higher than the trolley wires.”<p>“I think when I …

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Sunkissed foggy morning atop Lake of the Clouds ... | Tony Bennett

Sunkissed foggy morning atop Lake of the Clouds in Michigan's Upper Peninsula from last month. Twas one of the grandest scenes I've yet to witness …

Intricately Crafted Marine Life Specimens Suspended in Glass

Artist Steffan Dam produces fantastical and intricately-crafted specimens that look as though they exist in the real world. Suspended in glass jars and on plates, their forms mimic well-known creatures of the sea and budding plants. Although Dam's work is based in imagination, his skills as a …

Stimulating Brain Waves May Boost Creativity And Ease Depression

The secret to stimulating creativity may be to literally stimulate the brain.<p>In a new study, scientists at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill were able to measurably increase creativity by altering electrical activity in the brain -- a finding that may have significant implications for …

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