EnvironmentPlanet or Plastic? As microplastics permeate remote places and species around the globe, people are no exception. EnvironmentPlanet or Plastic? In partnership with the National Geographic Society.
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This Summer is all about reading the most anticipated books from some of the literary world's most compelling voices. From captivating memoirs to dramatic thrillers, this list of diverse and highly anticipated
In 1951, a 14-year-old Australian boy named James Harrison awoke from a major chest operation. Doctors had removed one of his lungs in a procedure that had taken several hours — and would keep him hospitalized
The late physicist’s final contribution to science: How many universes are there? Fourteen billion years ago, in the moments after the Big Bang first set into motion all the matter and energy that would
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Engadget reports that Apple is bowing out of the router business. It’s discontinuing its AirPort and Time Capsule base stations; the company will sell the remaining devices in its warehouses, and continue
The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.
With a mind-boggling 2.2 million apps in Apple’s iOS App Store, how do you find what’s good? That discovery problem is why we’re starting the 50 Essential iOS Apps series, a curated list of the best iOS
Since Ancient Greece, the snake-haired Gorgon has been a sexualized symbol of women's rage. Hanging on the esteemed walls of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, there is a painting by Caravaggio depicting
Have you always wanted to learn to paint but you weren’t sure where to start? If so, why not delve into 31 seasons of the late Bob Ross’ The Joy of Painting, which is now freely available to watch on The
Usually when want to move a file from your computer to your iPhone, you’ve got to deal with iTunes. That means dealing with its often unintuitive interface and sync settings. Let’s be honest, iTunes isn’t
The below is an extract from Matt Brown’s just published book, Everything You Know About Art Is Wrong “Fountain”, by Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968), was created in 1917. In form, it is simple – nothing more