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Shakespeare: The Ultimate Dead White Male?

In my first public lecture at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2013, perhaps no passage excited a more furious response from some members of …

Nancy Ellen Abrams On A God That Scientists And Philosophers Can Believe In

WASHINGTON (RNS) When she was a teen, Nancy Ellen Abrams told her rabbi that humanity created God.<p>She’s still at it.<p>And according to her new book — “A God that Could Be Real: Spirituality, Science and the Future of Our Planet” — this God emerges from us, not the other way around.<p>Abrams grew up to …

Founder of Elephant Refuge Accidentally Crushed to Death by Elephants

Jim Laurita was found dead in an elephant corral in Hope, Maine.<p>The founder of an elephant sanctuary in Maine was accidentally crushed to death by the animals, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.<p>Jim Laurita, executive director of Hope Elephants, was found unresponsive in a barn in Hope, …

Why Scotland Might Break Away From the United Kingdom

The future of Britain is balanced on a knife edge as Scotland weighs independence vote.<p>In 1746 forces loyal to Bonny Prince Charlie, the last Stuart claimant to the throne of Scotland, were crushed at the Battle of Culloden, near Inverness. Almost 40 years earlier, in 1707, the Act of Union bound …

Our top 45 free things to do in New York City

Seeing New York City's biggest attractions can mean spending a hefty chunk of your trip budget on tickets. Empire State Building? $36. The Guggenheim and the Whitney both go for $25. Even the Frick is $22. But there's a lifetime of fun to be had without ever handing over a cent, and not just by …

Sit Silently

Project info<p>The series “Sit silently” explore the area in time and space, where I try to take a rest from the necessity to leave an impression, "to be an image or object" myself. The pictures portray small towns/outskirts of Latvia and capture the search for a slower time zone with more vivid and …

Nadav Kander: Dust review – haunting and painterly

During the cold war, Kurchatov and Priozersk on the borderlands between Russia and Kazakhstan were secret cities, closed off to foreigners and not identified on official maps. These were the sites where, for four decades, Russian scientists created prototype atomic bombs and developed an advanced …

Hedi Slimane: heart and soul

Guitar music might have had it tough recently in other parts of the world, but in California the band scene is thriving. Its nerve centres are located across the state, in house parties, underage venues such as the Smell in downtown LA and at Burger Records in Fullerton, near Disneyland. Burger is …

Rock star deaths: the conspiracy theories - Telegraph

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>Sporty pants worn the least sporty way.<p>By Megan Gustashaw1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Ronnie Fieg talks about his label's new multi-brand, …

The 9 worst things to do in London

<b>Rush hour on the Central Line</b><p>Singling out the Central Line might seem unfair - after all it is infinitely more regular than the District Line and moves you across London far more quickly than the tedious Circle Line. But this is a personal choice, and no other line seems to make me suffer quite so …