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Mission Accomplished

In 1986, the space shuttle Challenger stunned the nation when it broke apart 73 seconds into flight. This is the story of the soccer ball that …

Space Exploration

Lavender Fields of Southern France in Pictures

Vice Media Was Built on a Bluff. What Happens When It Gets Called?

Contour by Getty Images.<p>It was sunny in Williamsburg on the last Wednesday in May, which also happened to be the second day of a new era at Vice …

Journalism

Why Cinco de Mayo Is Celebrated

Behind the color and music of Cinco de Mayo lies the Battle of Puebla, the 1862 victory of the Mexican people fighting to be free from colonial domination.<p>Parades, brightly colored dresses, sizzling street food, festive music, and laughter fills the streets every May 5, a date circled in …

The rise of slow travel: 20 adventures to take at a leisurely pace

Time was when slow was pretty much a bad thing. Slow service, slow trains, slow-witted, slow to act… But now, not so much: slow has become desirable, a word paired with all manner of activities you never imagined had any sort of speed, never mind slow.<p>I’ll spare you the full list – it’s a long one …

Travel

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers

Whether you're looking for gift ideas or suggestions for your own reading, TED speakers have you covered.<p>Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read …

Books

Marathon des Sables in the Peruvian Desert: Pictures

Latin America

Exclusive: What Trump Really Told Kislyak After Comey Was Canned

During a May 10 meeting in the Oval Office, the president betrayed his intelligence community by leaking the content of a classified, and highly sensitive, Israeli intelligence operation to two high-ranking Russian envoys, Sergey Kislyak and Sergey Lavrov. This is what he told them—and the …

The Law Strangling Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria was the most powerful storm to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years. It left the entire island without electricity, which may take six months to restore. It toppled trees, shattered windows, tore off roofs and turned streets into rivers throughout the island.<p>President Trump …

Fabric USB Bike Light

We can´t get enough of the minimal, modern aesthetic Fabric designs all of its bicycle accessories with, and this USB Bike Light is no exception. The …

Micro USB

Donhou Custom Bicycles

Tom Donhou and his team produce some of the worlds finest steel bicycles from his workshop based in East London, England. Donhou Bicycles sells multi …

East London

Chariot Cross Multisport Trailer

Just because you´ve had a child it doesn´t mean you have to quit your active lifestyle, the new Thule Chariot Cross is a multisport trailer designed …

Tamron All-in-One Lens

Tamron have introduced the first lens that can shoot macro and micro! The brand are calling it "the world’s first ultra-telephoto all-in-one zoom …

Cameras

11 points of interest in Chattanooga that put this southern city on the map

These are the places you need to see at least once.<p>While Chattanooga frequently flies under most travelers' radar, this small city is eager to prove …

I Joined Airbnb at 52, and Here’s What I Learned About Age, Wisdom, and the Tech Industry

A growing number of people feel like an old carton of milk, with an expiration date stamped on their wrinkled foreheads. One paradox of our time is that Baby Boomers enjoy better health than ever, remain young and stay in the workplace longer, but feel less and less relevant. They worry, …

Leadership

53 movies you need to see in your lifetime

Television might be on an upswing, but nothing will ever replace movies. In the past century that they've been around, they're given us unforgettable stories and characters.<p>Here are 53 movies everyone should watch in their lifetimes. They're a mix of movies to see when you're growing up, stone-cold …

Protein-Packed Vegetarian Recipes

Anyone who eats a vegetarian diet knows that one of the most common questions asked is “Where do you get your protein?” But this gallery of recipes …

Surfing Under Northern Lights | That's Amazing

Northern Lights

8 Lessons Ansel Adams Can Teach You About Photography

Ansel Adams is one of the titans of photographic history. When I started as a photographer, I was primarily interested in landscape photography. I …

Check Out These Spectacular Images Captured by a Pilot From the Cockpit of a Boeing 747 Cargo Plane

Christiaan van Heijst is a Senior First Officer flying Boeing for Cargolux, one of Europe’s major cargo airlines. And as you can see from these …

Photography

Living in the Land

“There is much to learn from architects before it became an expert’s art,” Bernard Rudofsky wrote in <i>Architecture Without Architects</i> in 1964. “The …

Watch Bill Clinton, Carlos Santana Praise John Coltrane in Doc Promo

Famous John Coltrane fans ranging from Carlos Santana to Bill Clinton effusively praise the late saxophonist's contribution to American music and …

Hillary Clinton slams Donald Trump's economic plan point by point in searing speech

In a lengthy speech in Ohio on Tuesday, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee laid out her economic case against the real-estate mogul, saying he would "send us into a Trump recession."<p>"He's written a lot of books about business. They all seem to end at Chapter 11. Go figure," Clinton …

The 9 best indie sci-fi and fantasy movies on Netflix

Sometimes it can be hard to choose from Netflix‘s enormous archive of available movies. So, if you’re a sci-fi/fantasy fan in search of something new …

NASA releases stunning video of Pluto’s surface

NASA has released footage from its New Horizons spacecraft, giving folks on Earth a glimpse at Pluto‘s surface.<p>Compiled from a series of …

The True Story Behind Alice In Wonderland

The man behind <i>Alice In Wonderland</i> is much like the tales he wrote: an enigma that straddles the line between childlike innocence and darkness. Like …

Lexus achieved something incredibly important with the luxurious new RX 350

Up to that point, SUVs had essentially been upscale trucks. Lexus' parent company, Toyota, realized that many people, especially in America, were buying rugged four-wheel-drive SUVs when all they really wanted was SUV scale and utility. Their SUVs never got a whiff of trail; the closest they came …

Puerto Rico debt bill in House limbo as pressure mounts from all sides

The high-stakes effort on Capitol Hill to help Puerto Rico solve its public debt crisis faces mounting odds as House Republican leaders struggle to manage political pressure from both the right and the left.<p>Those leaders hoped to have a rescue package out of the House Natural Resources Committee on …

The Anonymous attack on Donald Trump is setting off a hacker civil war

"Recently, Operation Trump has been reengaged. We are here to terminate it and to banish it from the internet," reads a new statement from a hacker associated with the group, posted to YouTube on Wednesday.<p>The release comes fewer than 10 days after another Anon declared "total war" on Trump, …

Here’s a list of Putin critics who've ended up dead

Lesin, who founded the English-language television network Russia Today (RT) was found dead in a Washington, DC, hotel room in November 2015.<p>The Daily Beast reports that before his death, Lesin was considering making a deal with the FBI to protect himself from corruption charges.<p>For years, Lesin …