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The 20 photographs of the week

The Las Vegas shooting, Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, the Catalonia referendum and the Iraqi advance against Islamic State – the news of the week captured by the world’s best photojournalists

Islamic State (ISIS)

Ken Done: the paintings you probably haven't seen – in pictures

No matter how you feel about Ken Done – underrated genius or kitschy sell-out – the impact his ubiquitous, technicolour vision has had on Australia’s cultural identity through the 1980s cannot be denied. A new volume of his more recent work, all painted since the year 2000, shows Done’s practice …

Dressing Up for Comic Con in New York: Pictures

Jessica Jones

Susan Rice: The World Has Not Done Enough to Contain Ebola

The White House wants other countries to do more to contain the spread of Ebola in West Africa, National Security Adviser Susan Rice says. When asked by NBC's "Meet the Press" moderator Chuck Todd whether the world had done enough, National Security Advisor Susan Rice said, “No. They haven't done …

Disease

Typhoon barrels down Japanese coast

Typhoon Vongfong is moving towards Japan's Okinawa island chain, packing heavy winds that have disrupted flights and knocked out power<p>Japan is braced for destructive winds and huge waves as a powerful typhoon moved on Saturday towards the southern islands of Okinawa.<p>Television footage showed …

Thousands protest police shootings in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Thousands gathered Saturday for a second day of organized rallies and marches protesting Michael Brown's death and other fatal police shootings in the St. Louis area and nationwide.<p>The events remained peaceful but boisterous gatherings into the night. Vietnam-era peace activists, …

7 football players arrested in New Jersey hazing, sexual assault case

Seven high school football players have been arrested in a hazing scandal in central New Jersey, and three of them have been charged with sex crimes for assaults on freshman team members last month, prosecutors said.<p>Six of the defendants, whose identities were withheld because they are juveniles, …

Chris Christie

Iraq violence: Baghdad car bombs kill dozens

<b>Three car bombs have exploded in mainly Shia Muslim areas of the Iraqi capital Baghdad, killing at least 38 people, as fighting continues in the north.</b><p>Many other people were injured by the three blasts. It is not known who carried out the attacks.<p>At least 14 people died in violence elsewhere in …

Expanded Ebola screening begins at NYC airport

NEW YORK — As federal officials at New York's Kennedy International Airport stepped up efforts to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus with extensive screening of passengers arriving from countries hit hardest by the outbreak, passengers and employees were taking their own precautions.<p>Agents …

Fall Is in the Air

It's my favorite time of year once again - yesterday was the autumnal equinox, marking the end of summer and the start of fall across the Northern Hemisphere. And 2014 appears to be the year we reach peak pumpkin spice. Autumn is the season of harvests, festivals, migrations, winter preparations, …

A Rare Look at Design Genius Jony Ive: The Man Behind the Apple Watch

<i>How Apple’s under-the-radar design genius, Jonathan Ive, has found the way to our hearts.</i><p>I first catch sight of Jony Ive across the Apple campus, in a plain Dodger-blue T-shirt and white painter’s pants, in conversation, nodding. The head Apple designer, who brought you the iMac and the iPad and …

Product Design

What You Should Watch in October 2014

In theaters and on Netflix Streaming and VOD, straight from your couch<p><b>While September might have been</b> a relatively lean movie month, October will no doubt remedy that situation. With the summer now clearly in the rearview mirror, the multiplex promises to be a place full of award-baiting studio and …

Bong Joon-ho

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Infographics

Bette Davis on The Sexes

September 28, 2014: Meeting A Mountain Legend, Skiing First-Descents in Greenland and More

Human Journey<p>The view of Italy’s Dolomites from the roof of Reinhold Messner’s Mountain Museum in Sulden am Ortler devoted to ice in all of its forms. (photo by Boyd Matson)<p>Every week, embark with host Boyd Matson on an exploration of the latest discoveries and interviews with some of the most …

Mountaineering

National Geographic Travel

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines fat-burning cardio with moves that target your entire core rather than individual muscles (wouldn't it be great if there …

Exercise

Blueberry-Drop Biscuit Cobbler

This blueberry cobbler recipe is for individual portions—you knew you would find a use for those ramekins!<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 cups plus 3 Tbsp. all-purpose flour<p>3 tablespoons plus 1 cup sugar<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) chilled unsalted butter, cut …

Baking

Pentax K-1 review

Pentax is one of the big traditional photographic brands to make the transition from film into digital camera manufacturing, and it always seemed …