Nopur Chakrobarty

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Shanghai Nights

For its tenth edition, the Shanghai Biennale brought together a pulsating list of art-world names to produce a subtle, considered and memorable exhibition in the first state-run museum dedicated to contemporary art in mainland China. The Nanshi Electric Plant was operational from 1897 to 1955, and …

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Biotech Company Working On A Cure For Colorblindness

Injectable genes may make life in Technicolor possible<p>People with congenital colorblindness can see about 1 percent of the colors that a typical person can, and the condition can have negative impacts on their lives. Colorblindness can prevent people from becoming pilots or electricians, as well as …

BlackBerry Earnings a Key Report Card on John Chen’s Turnaround Plan

Beyond the quarterly numbers, the real question is: Has Chen started convincing more businesses to sign up for the latest BlackBerry offerings?<p>BlackBerry’s earnings report on Friday will offer more than just a snapshot of the last three months of sales. It should also offer some context with which …

Edan’s Cult ‘Beauty And The Beat’ Is 10: The Story Of A Magical Mystery Tour

The year 2004 was a whole different world. Preppy Kanye pitched up with a backpack and the autotune-free ‘The College Dropout’, Outkast were at their …

In store for visitors to Yosemite: a drier, browner park

Yosemite National Parkis bracing for its driest year on record, with visitor bureaus downplaying the allure of the park's most famous waterfall and instead touting the park as a destination for hiking, bicycling and photography.<p>Yosemite Falls will probably go dry in June — two months earlier than …

A Day's A Day The World Around — But Shorter On Saturn

Researchers have answered a question that has been nagging them for years: Exactly how long is a day on the planet Saturn? The result (10 hours and 32 minutes or so) was published this week in the journal <i>Nature,</i> and could teach scientists more about the giant, ringed planet.<p>A day is simply how long …

The Week in Review: Jolie’s Choice Sparks Health Conversation

Actress, filmmaker and activist Angelina Jolie Pitt opened up this week about her decision to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes as a preventive measure, in an op-ed in The New York Times, setting off a national conversation about health.<p>Jolie Pitt lost her grandmother, mother and aunt to …

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