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6 of North America's loneliest roads

In the middle of nowhere<p>You may think you like spending time alone. Perhaps that's true when it comes to reading a book or catching a movie. But what …

North America

12 Canadian Punk Bands You Need To Hear

The family tree of Canadian punk is sprawling. Here are a few standouts.<p>NOT DEAD YET 2016, Toronto's annual celebration of punk culture, is currently …

Indie Music

Green Day claim third number one album

<b>Punk-pop band Green Day have hit number one for the third time in their career with their new album Revolution Radio.</b><p>The record follows a break during which singer Billie Joe Armstrong went to rehab for prescription pill addiction and touring guitarist Jason White received treatment for tonsil …

Mass Shootings

How music came out: Rock 'n' roll would be nowhere without its gay heritage

By 1955, singer and pianist Richard Penniman, better known by his childhood nickname, Little Richard, had failed to chart with his first six singles, none of which matched the fervour of his stage set. With time running out, he chose to record a new song, ‘Tutti Frutti’, whose performance would …

LGBTQI

Stevie Wonder Brings Down The House During All-Star Prince Tribute

Chaka Khan brought Wonder on stage with her to perform Prince's "I Feel for You" and "1999."<p>President Barack Obama left a surprise video message and music royalty banded together to honor the legendary musician Prince on Thursday night.<p>The highly anticipated tribute concert for the artist who died …

Music

Bands Reveal Their Ultimate Music Icons

To celebrate NME’s 60th birthday, we’re on the hunt to find the ultimate musical icon from the magazine’s lifetime. We’ve launched a special poll …

Bob Marley

Silverstein debut new song, video “Ghost”—watch - News - Alternative Press

If you weren't excited enough for Silverstein supporting The Devil Wears Prada and Memphis May Fire on tour, you may be even more excited after you …

Inside the Valley of the Kings: Exclusive Photos of the Tombs

Valley of the Kings<b>,</b> also called Valley of the Tombs of the Kings is long narrow defile just west of the Nile River in Upper Egypt. It was part of …

Wall Art

'Nazi gold train found in Polish mountains' could be boobytrapped with mines, officials warn

"Crisis meeting" held in the Polish town of Walbrzych on how best to tackle alleged discovery of a Nazi ghost train carrying gold<p>Polish authorities have held a crisis meeting in which they warned treasure hunters against trying to unravel the mysteries of a gold-laden train said to have been …

History

ISIS Beheads Archaeology 'Pioneer' Khaled al-Asaad in Palmyra

BEIRUT — ISIS militants beheaded one of Syria's most prominent antiquities scholars in the ancient town of Palmyra, then strapped his body from one of the town's Roman columns, Syrian state media and an activist group said Wednesday.<p>The killing of 81-year-old Khaled al-Asaad was the latest atrocity …

Archaeology

10 Women Authors You Should Read Who Published After Age 40

A good reminder the lit world isn't just wunderkinds.<p>It's not uncommon for those with creative aspirations to feel like whatever they're doing is being done too late.<p>It's nearly impossible, when you're spending lonely nights typing away at your first novel or receiving rejection after rejection …

Books

This Might Be The Best "Bohemian Rhapsody" Cover

Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" is, for whatever reason, <i>the</i> song to cover. Perhaps performers think the ghost of Freddie Mercury will somehow imbue them …

Do NASA's deep space photographs prove there's life beyond Earth?

<i>This article was taken from the April 2015 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

How Dark Matter could mean disaster for earth

In 1980, Walter Alvarez and his group at the University of California, Berkeley, discovered a thin layer of clay in the geologic record, which …

Dark Matter

14 People Described Something That Happened To Them That They Still Can’t Explain, And Their Stories Are CREEPY

1.<p>When I was 12 our household helper went on a month long vacation. We hired a temporary helper, she was about 18 or so, from one of the provinces …

25 Hikers And Backpackers Reveal The Creepiest, Scariest Things They’ve Found In The Wild

Have you ever been out camping and heard some weird noise coming from the other side of the tent walls? What about the weird tree and rock formations …