Anja Therese Holst

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Welcome to Utah, the NSA's desert home for eavesdropping on America

Drive south down Camp Williams Road, a highway outside Salt Lake City, and your eye is drawn to the left. A gun-mounted helicopter and other military …

Edward Snowden's worst fear has not been realised – thankfully

<i>This column was written by Glenn Greenwald for the Guardian's newspaper edition</i><p>In my first substantive discussion with Edward Snowden, which took …

Piscine Chic in Copenhagen

Kí¸dbyens Fiskebar, incongruously located in Copenhagen’s former meatpacking district, takes a new approach to nautical decor.<p>The interiors, designed …

The Kelsey Williams Story

When Oklahoma City Thunder cheerleader Kelsey Williams made headlines because a female reporter suggested that she was "too chunky" at a size 4, women went up in arms. Having a daughter of my own, I fumed too, but not for the same reason that most women did. The underlying problem here has nothing …

What President Obama Gets Wrong About Citizenship and Tyranny

He urged Ohio State graduates to trust their fellow Americans to exercise "awesome authority." Mistrust is more prudent.<p>Reuters

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

Latte Art with Nicely Abel Alameda

A man who lives up to his nickname, Nicely Abel Alameda has dedicated himself to his career in coffee. So dedicated, in fact, that he sports coffee logo tattoos commemorating the three companies he has worked for. While working at Espresso Vivace in Seattle, Nicely’s competition-level latte art …

Green Screen: The Lack of Female Road Narratives and Why it Matters

<i>This essay has been drawn from Vol. 1 No. 4 of the American Reader, available here. Our October 2012 interview with Veselka can be found here.</i><p><b>✖</b><p>In the …

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Can't Miss Things To Do In Europe This Summer

Europe is a continent sized adventure land, mesmerizing idealistic tourists with the promise of history, romance, and memories to last a lifetime. With so many enticing options, planning your trip across the pond can be overwhelming. Here are a few places that are sure to captivate your adventurous …

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The planet’s most spellbinding sights

Most everyday experiences are lessons in the inevitable pull of the future: books are replaced with e-books, laptops are replaced with tablet computers, billions of dollars are replaced with trillions of dollars, fresh is replaced with cling-wrapped. When travelling, however, you may find fragile …

Earth Day Pictures: 20 Stunning Shots of Earth From Space

Auroras, glaciers, and gullies feature among the most stunning pictures of Earth from space, chosen by National Geographic photo editors for Earth Day 2011.

An unusual Ballet Dancer

Action Shots of Parkour Athletes Vaulting over Obstacles

Photographer Andy Day learned how to use a camera through photographing Parkour. Parkour is the sport of moving through an environment as quickly and …

Why Women Still Can’t Have It All

It’s time to stop fooling ourselves, says a woman who left a position of power: the women who have managed to be both mothers and top professionals are superhuman, rich, or self-employed. If we truly believe in equal opportunity for all women, here’s what has to change.<p>Eighteen months into my job …

The 50 best-dressed over-50s – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2013/mar/29/50-best-dressed-over-50s<p>720<p>It's easy to look fabulous when you're young and beautiful. But add …

Yang Yongliang: The Silent Valley

Shanghai photographer Yan Yongliang, spent much of his early life learning Chinese traditional painting, calligraphy and various art forms before …

A Home With A Historic Façade And A Surprising Interior

When you first lay eyes on a building that has a façade like this home has, with a historic look and intricate architecture, you definitely don’t …

Simon Pegg on STAR TREK's Manipulative Villain and New Photo http://geektyrant.com/news/2013/3/26/simon-pegg-on-star-treks-manipulative-villain-and-new-photo.html In the latest issue of Empire Magazine Simon Pegg offers up a little more information on John Harrison, the villain played by Benedict Cumberbatch…