Nathaniel Schwartz

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Galaxy bends light to create 4 views of supernova

The sky is filled with “magnifying glasses” that allow astronomers to study very distant objects barely visible with even the largest existing …

The revolutionary ion engine that took spacecraft to Ceres

The NASA spacecraft Dawn has spent more than seven years travelling across the Solar System to intercept the asteroid Vesta and the dwarf planet …

In Iowa, 2016 Has Begun — At Least For The Republican Party

After five days spent driving around Iowa, meeting with political activists, consultants and regular voters, one thing is clear: the 2016 presidential campaign is on — at least on one side.<p><b>Nine GOP Men, One Stage, Six Hours</b><p>Over the weekend, there was what can only be described as a Republican …

Fantastic Negrito

It says a lot that, with almost 7,000 entries to choose from, we selected Fantastic Negrito as the winner of our Tiny Desk Concert Contest. For his winning submission, he performed "Lost In A Crowd" in a freight elevator in Oakland. It was his passion, his voice and his backing band that landed him …

Revive Big Band: Where Jazz Meets Hip-HopWBGO and Jazz At Lincoln Center

For trumpeter and composer Igmar Thomas, much in contemporary music is clearly evolved from improvised American music of eras past — jazz, in short. That insight led him to create the Revive Big Band, a large ensemble with a view to connecting the through-lines between hip-hop and its predecessors. …

Brian Williams Wanted to Host 'Tonight Show' and 7 Other Revelations From New York Magazine's NBC News Exposé

NBC News president Deborah Turness gave Williams a writing table once owned by Edward R. Murrow to convince him to stay at the division and once …

Christopher Nolan Urges Hollywood to Step Up Efforts to Preserve Film

One month after Kodak announced deals with the Hollywood studios to keep film alive — at least for the foreseeable future — Nolan addresses the …

John Oliver Mocks Daylight Saving Time, Reveals True Origin

Hint: It has nothing to do with farmers.<p><b>John Oliver</b> understands the pain of being groggy post-Daylight Saving Time. In sympathy, <i>Last Week Tonight</i> …