Michael

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The Cities That Live Behind Walls

For thousands of years, humans have been defending their cities by building huge walls around them. Over time, the cities often spill over the walls …

Earth As Art: 'How Did Nature Do That?'

Satellites are powerful tools. They beam our TV signals, phone calls and data around the planet. They help us spy, they track storms, they power the GPS signals in our cars and on our phones. But they also send back striking, totally disarming images of planet Earth.<p>This set of images is all about …

These 4 Sisters Were Photographed Every Year For 36 Years

The year was 1975 when world-renowned Nicolas Nixon, a professor of photography at the Massachusetts College of Art originally photographed his wife …

Now We Know What Early Earth Smelled Like

When one kind of microbe fed on another, the result was a rotten-egg stench—and a pathway for complex life.<p><b>P. U.</b><p><b>Early earth had a distinctive aroma. And it wasn't very nice. That's what scientists have now determined, using advanced imaging techniques to examine fossils nearly 1.9 billion years old</b> …

Festival Review: New Orleans Jazz Fest 2013 – Weekend Two

<i>Note: For weekend one’s coverage, which included write ups for Billy Joel, Dr. John, Dave Matthews Band, et al., click here.</i><p>With all the great music …

Welcome to the (BBC) Future

Inside Flipboard / February 15, 2013<p>The brilliant sci-fi writer William Gibson once observed: “The future is already here—it’s just not very evenly …

Flipping Out at SXSW

Inside Flipboard / March 8, 2013<p>If you can’t make it to this year’s South By Southwest, a two-week long festival converging tech, film and music, …

Pitchfork Heaps Essential Music onto Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / March 12, 2013<p>A first-world problem: Music discovery. So much great stuff is being created, how can you possibly keep track of it …

The Week in Review: Thatcher, North Korea and Birds

Inside Flipboard / April 12, 2013<p>The death of Margaret Thatcher and the escalation of tensions in North Korea dominated the news last week. Our …

The Week in Review: Waco, Wackos and Wallpaper

Inside Flipboard / April 20, 2013<p>The horrific bombing attack on the Boston Marathon and subsequent mayhem riveted the nation. The series of events, …