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Ogasawara Islands

Ogasawara Islands<p>The property numbers more than 30 islands clustered in three groups and covers surface area of 7,939 hectares. The islands offer a …

Cruising in Vietnam Without the Crowds: A Savvy Traveler's Guide

THE ROCKY ISLETS resolved through the haze at the bow, and the captain slowed the boat so we could take it all in. Some of the islands stood densely packed like monks in conclave, others lone and admonitory like the fins of monstrous sea creatures. As I cruised through Vietnam’s Bai Tu Long …

This Is How You Turn a Sunday Indulgence Into a Healthy Breakfast

Is there anything better than rolling out of bed on a Sunday, leaving your pajamas on, turning on your favorite playlist, and fixing yourself a cup …

A Rare Comet Is Zooming Past Earth Right Now, And You Should Be Able to See It With Binoculars

Surprise!<p>Forget the New Year's Eve fireworks, NASA has announced that a comet currently zooming through the inner Solar System will be so bright over …

Astronomy

Captain Sonar: Someone finally made a great 8p board game

Review: Realtime sub-hunting game has more depth than it seems.<p>Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games. Check out our complete …

17 useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

4 Hard Questions to Ask About Your Company’s Purpose

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>In the early 1930s, cars in Europe were still a luxury for the rich. But in 1933 Dr. Ferdinand Porsche launched the People’s Car: Volkswagen. Its purpose was to enhance people’s lives through great engineering that offered everyone an accessible, high-quality car. The …

West Africa

Snapchat’s Ladder

The idea that Asian messaging apps are a model for Western social media companies is widespread at this point.1 As I noted two years ago in …

Weeknight Red Curry

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>"Curry" rhymes with "hurry" for a reason. A few shortcut ingredients yield a gently spiced, deep-flavored sauce that’s ready in under an hour.<p>April 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large shallot<p>6 garlic cloves<p>1 2-inch piece ginger, peeled, cut into pieces<p>2 …

This $6 Piece of Aluminum Will Change the Way You Cook

Meet the simple, chef-y tool that will revolutionize your weeknight dinner.<p><i>Welcome to Cook Like a Pro, in which we ask some of our favorite chefs for their essential techniques, along with advice on fearlessly frying, flipping, seasoning, and more.</i><p>Sometimes the simplest chef-y tool can …

The man who proved that altruism is selfish

This month, a new play opens in London that explores the strange life of scientist George Price, whose research into selflessness led him to God<p>George Price was no stranger to a spot of drama. Born in 1922 to an opera singer mother, the American scientist and polymath worked on the Manhattan …

35 Books Everyone Should Read in Their Lifetime

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Books

Radar Will Scan NYC Park For A Buried Luxury Bomb Shelter From 1964

We want to believe.<p>Is the Underground Home still underground? The New York City Parks Department doesn't think so, but others do. The home, built as an exhibit for the 1964-1965 World's Fair held in New York, has ardent fans who think it's still buried underneath the city's Flushing Meadows-Corona …

Yuba Noodle Salad - Spicy Asian Tofu Noodle Salad Recipe

The Dawn of the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Reasons to cheer the rise of the machines<p>The advances we’ve seen in the past few years—cars that drive themselves, useful humanoid robots, speech recognition and synthesis systems, 3D printers, <i>Jeopardy!</i>-champion computers—are not the crowning achievements of the computer era. They’re the warm-up …

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