Lisa Carroll Tavares

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Cursed Warship Revealed With Treasure Onboard

Researchers and divers have started studying the secrets that Mars, the pride of Sweden's 16th-century navy, has held for 450 years.<p>It was the largest and fiercest warship in the world, named the <i>Mars</i> for the Roman god of war: But it went up in a ball of flames in a brutal naval battle in 1564, …

The Durable Led Zeppelin

A conversation with Jimmy Page and Robert Plant<p>John Paul Jones, Led Zeppelin's bassist and keyboard player, was quietly playing backgammon and half …

Guitar

ASTORIA: John Jacob Astor and Thomas Jefferson’s Lost Pacific Empire

It was glorious to be on the water, at first. The little river wound smoothly through a broad, high mountain valley dotted with grassy meadows and groves of old cottonwood trees. The voyageurs paddled rhythmically to chansons sung out by the fifteen steersmen who swung the big canoes agilely around …

Canoeing

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

The 50 best Android apps of 2013

The top entertainment, lifestyle, children's, productivity and social apps for Android smartphones and tablets this year<p>Google ended 2013 with more than a million Android apps on its Google Play store, and a commanding share of the smartphone market – as well as rapidly-rising tablet sales.<p>It was a …

The Week In Review: It's the World Series

The Week In Review: It’s the World Series<p>Inside Flipboard / October 25, 2013<p>It’s fall, the air is crisp, and the lights to baseball’s biggest stage …

Halloween 2013: Top Costumes, History, Myths, More

Here's everything you need to know about one of our favorite holidays.<p><b>Halloween 2013 should be less scary in the United States than last year's holiday, when the monstrous Hurricane Sandy savaged parts of the U.S. Northeast.</b><p>Despite the storm, 2012 featured record participation and spending that, …