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New vinyl charts launched in UK as format sales soar by 69% year-on-year

LONDON — It's the format that just won't die. Last November vinyl sales passed the one million mark for the first time in 18 years and new data shows …

Oldest Human Fossil Found, Redrawing Family Tree

Discovery pushes back the origin of our genus, Homo, by half a million years.<p>In a rare congruence of new evidence, two fossil jaws cast a fused beam of light on one of the darkest mysteries in human evolution: the origin of our genus <i>Homo</i>. The two lower jaws—one a reconstruction of a pivotal …

Rare And 'Horrific': Frilled Shark Startles Fishermen In Australia

Normally, we wouldn't call something a living fossil. But the name seems tailor-made for the frilled shark, whose roots are traced to 80 million years ago. Its prehistoric origins are obvious in its primitive body; nearly all of the rare animal's closest relatives are long extinct.<p>In the most …

DIY Detox Bath Recipe

This is an original post from Today's Creative Blog<br>Click the title to read the full article. In my old home, I had a large claw foot tub that this …

Detox

The Immunity-Boosting Drink One Chef Swears By

For years, I've been relying on this savory, warm drink when I need something fortifying but don't have the time or energy to make a pot of soup. The …

Recipes

Vinyl Box Set Collects Television, Alex Chilton, Richard Hell Singles

Between 1975 and 1979, New York indie label Ork Records released seven-inches by some of the most influential artists of the punk, post-punk and …

A Cigar Box Guitar Builder's Guide to Stringing and Tuning / Bottleneck Slide Blues / Open Tuning

How to adjust the intonation on an electric guitar

How to check and adjust the intonation on an electric guitar<p><i>Adjusting the intonation on your guitar needn't be daunting, it's almost as simple as</i> …

19 YouTube channels every guitar player should subscribe to

<i>There are tons of YouTube guitar channels, but which should you be subscribing to? Here's our list of the best 19.</i><p><b>Search for YouTube guitar videos</b> …

The David Bowie (Official) retrospective exhibition "David Bowie Is" is making its American debut in September at the MCA Chicago. Learn more on our blog: http://hifructose.com/2014/08/22/preview-david-bowie-is-comes-to-museum-of-contemporary-art-chicago/

Ebola Rages in West Africa, Reigniting Humanity’s Oldest Fear: The Plague

The Ebola scare may be new, but panic over the plague—and the cultural fetishization of it—goes back centuries. The Angel of Death had a really good …

The Future of Iced Coffee

At its cafes, Blue Bottle might make one of the best iced-coffee drinks in America. But are artisan businesses doomed to fail when they try going mainstream?<p>I have seen the future of iced coffee.<p>There I was, wandering the grocery-store aisles—when suddenly, next to the kombucha, opposite the …

Comcast Confessions: why the cable guy is always late

The recording of the “Comcast Rep from Hell” has now been listened to more than 5 million times, sparking a conversation about the largest player in the nation’s cable industry. That debate is a timely one: Comcast is in the process of acquiring the second-largest cable provider, Time Warner Cable, …

The Mind Unleashed

16-year-old Nick Rubin taught himself to write code and developed an app that tracks exactly how much politicians have sold out for corporate …

Wink Space: An Immersive Kaleidoscopic Mirror Tunnel Inside a Shipping Container | Colossal

<p>For the 2013 KOBE Biennale artists and designers were invited to create environments inside industrial shipping containers as part of the ‘Art in a …

roio » Blog Archive » ELTON JOHN - PORTLAND 1975

July 5, 2014 – 5:01 am<p><i>Click on the panels for a better view or to download artwork.</i><p><b>ELTON JOHN<br>West Of The Rockies [Bell Bottom BB041/42/43, 3CD]</b> <i><br>Live</i> …

roio » Blog Archive » RAMONES - WHISKY A GO GO 1977 (TOMMY RAMONE R.I.P. 1952-2014)

July 13, 2014 – 6:28 am<p><b>TOMMY RAMONE R.I.P. 1952-2014</b><p>The Ramones’ original drummer Tommy Ramone has died on July 11, 2014. “We are saddened to …

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roio » Blog Archive » RAMONES - CAMBRIDGE, MA 1976 (TOMMY RAMONE R.I.P. 1952-2014)

July 14, 2014 – 3:32 pm<p><b>TOMMY RAMONE R.I.P. 1952-2014</b><p>The Ramones’ original drummer Tommy Ramone has died on July 11, 2014. “We are saddened to …

Peter Travers on ‘Boyhood’: ‘The Best Movie of the Year’

Peter Travers has been raving about Richard Linklater’s new opus, <i>Boyhood</i>, since it premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. But now …

The empire strikes back: How Brandeis foreshadowed Snowden and Greenwald

<b>(AP/Kin Cheung/Salon)</b><p>So-called liberals attack the whistle-blower duo — and a brilliant Supreme Court justice saw it all coming<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>May 24, 2014 4:00pm (UTC)<p>In the famous wiretapping case Olmstead v. United States, argued before the Supreme Court in 1928, Justice Louis Brandeis wrote one …

Greenland Ice May Melt Even Faster

<b>By Tim Radford, Climate News NetworkThis piece first appeared at Climate News Network.</b><p>LONDON, 24 May — Just days after US researchers identified …

Global Warming

Sarah Jaffe | Post-Occupied

Occupy is a Rorschach; it has been since the beginning. To the question – “Where is Occupy now?” – one receives as many answers as there are …

Middle-class

Net Neutrality

Nick Anderson is a Pulitzer-Prize winning cartoonist based in Houston where he works for "The Huston Chronicle". In addition to the Pulitzer-Prize, …

Pathetic Pundits

Climate Change

Winner of The Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning in 2002, Clay Bennett has earned almost every honor his profession has to offer. He's received …

Robert F. Kennedy

Recycled Solar Power

Carving a Giant Utility Knife (entirely Out of Wood)<p>Restoring a 100 Year Old Vise!<p>Building My Own Butcher Block Kitchen Island<p>PVC Class<p>does anyone …

Does Being Rich Make You Happy? Here's What Rich People Say.

<i>This post originally appeared in Business Insider.</i><p>There's an oft-cited study out there that says money <i>does</i> buy you happiness—but only up until a …