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Photos of a Greek Island in a Time Before Time

Petros Koublis rewrites old myths. The Greek photographer has traversed the craggy terrain of Athens, Santorini, and Marathon in search of echoes …

Grieving

Uber knows you're more likely to pay surge prices when your phone is dying

Dying phone batteries can lead to desperate measures when it comes to ordering an Uber.<p>The ride-hailing service has learned from its internal data …

Economics

Rwanda 'sends vagrants to detention camp' to keep capital Kigali clean

Human Rights Watch claims Rwandan government has authorised arbitrary detention of thousands of beggars, sex workers, street children and petty criminals<p>Rwanda’s capital Kigali, often praised for its immaculate streets, is being kept clean by a policy of rounding up vagrants, street children, petty …

Climate Crisis: On the Shores of Bangladesh - Photographs and text by Probal Rashid | LensCulture

Bangladesh is one of the countries most vulnerable to the effects of climate change. The regular, though severe, natural disasters that Bangladesh already suffers from—tropical cyclones, river erosion, flood, landslides and drought—are all set to increase in intensity and frequency as a result of …

Ex-Amazon exec looks to disrupt healthcare at Providence Ventures, taps former Swype CEO as entrepreneur-in-residence

Over the past year, Providence Health & Services, a 159-year old not-for-profit Catholic health care provider, has quietly built a sophisticated …

Billionaire investor Vinod Khosla gives a disastrous interview at Disrupt, bashes journalist repeatedly on stage

Business Insider first published a story in early August in which former employees alleged bad ethics and a lack of science at the egg-replacement startup.<p>TechCrunch wrote its own story with several lingering questions for the startup, and onstage at TechCrunch Disrupt, senior-editor Jon Shieber …

Langley Fox on Why She’ll Never Go Blonde Again: A Moment Backstage at the Fausto Puglisi Show

Backstage at Fausto Puglisi tonight, a model board with the show’s casting order and a picture of each girl hung near the entrance—with one notable exception. “<b>Langley</b>” read a name scrawled in black sharpie in place of the standard Polaroid shot. Twenty minutes later, a fine-boned brunette with a …

Los Angeles

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Immune System

The Rolling Stones Recorded 'Satisfaction' 50 Years Ago Today

And Keith Richards' legendary guitar riff was never intended to make the final cut.<p>The story goes that Keith Richards woke up one morning with the riff and a skeletal chorus already dubbed on his personal tape recorder. Richards had apparently gotten out of bed in the middle of the night and laid …