Fran Ontanaya

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Domestic violence centers may not survive the next shutdown

Service providers worry that in 90 days, they could be denied grant money that helps keep their doors open<p>While the 11th-hour vote reached by Congress Wednesday effectively reopened the federal government, the 16-day shutdown left deep scars on domestic violence and rape crisis centers that rely on …

Ray Kurzweil's journey towards the end of dying

Can humans live forever? Ray Kurzweil, noted author, futurist, and Google's director of engineering, sees immortality as a series of bridges, each leg working to expand life a little longer. In an interview with <i>Maclean</i>'s, Kurzweil described taking 150 supplements per day, which he credits for …

As wealthy cluster up, do resources follow? - Futurity

The top 10 percent of earners in 117 metropolitan areas are more segregated from the …

The Art of Improbable Coincidence: Travel and Street Photography by Maciej Dakowicz | Colossal

<p>It would not surprise me to learn that Polish street photographer Maciej Dakowicz has run out of available pages in his passport. Currently based in …

A Dragon Teapot by Johnson Tsang | Colossal

<p>Artist Johnson Tsang (previously) has been posting an amazing series of process photos over on his blog that demonstrate how he makes many of his …