Declan Sheridan

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Colossal chart compares hundreds of sci-fi's greatest spaceships

The world of sci-fi has brought us countless spaceships and other galaxy-hopping vessels, but no one's ever brought them all together quite like this. Dirk Loechel has charted out a massive size comparison of ships from dozens of fictional worlds. As you'd expect, iconic franchises like <i>Star Trek,</i> …

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Week in Photos: June 15, 2013

Lens<p>From Iran’s election to golf’s U.S. Open and tear gas in Istanbul, see the week’s most striking images.<p>06.15.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Biswaranjan Rout/AP

The first successful ascent of Everest 60 years ago – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/may/23/mount-everest-first-successful-ascent-in-pictures<p>720<p>A new book published by the Royal …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Low-rise, high-density housing attempts to combine the best elements of both urban and …

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Ghost Army: The Inflatable Tanks That Fooled Hitler

The Allies saved thousands of lives by embracing the artistry of war.<p>These props -- "advanced technology" as advanced technology -- were amazingly effective, doing what all good theater props will: setting a believable scene. The Ghost Army, some 1,100 men in all, ended up staging more than twenty …

Vintage style motorcycle: the Black Douglas

Take the A51 <i>autostrada</i> out of Milan, and half an hour later you’ll arrive in the small town of Brugarolo. It’s home to one of Italy’s more unusual bike manufacturers, the Black Douglas Motorcycle Company.<p>Black Douglas makes vintage-style motorcycles with a distinctly English appearance, like the …

Vampire Weekend On New York, Souls Of Mischief And The Secrets Of Its New Album

Listen: Bob Boilen Interviews Vampire Weekend<p><b>Listen · 34:57</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>The four members of Vampire Weekend — Ezra Koenig, Rostam Batmanglij, Chris Baio and Chris Tomson — made their third record over a period that began in 2009, while they were still recording <i>Contra</i>, the band's …

Arcade Fire violinist Sarah Neufeld releasing solo album, touring (dates, streams)

<b>DOWNLOAD</b>: Sarah Neufeld – Hero Brother (MP3)<p><b>Sarah Neufeld</b>, who plays violin in The Arcade Fire and Belle Orchetre (and has spent time in The Luyas), …

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I am contacted by someone producing the Oscars the day before the telecast asking if I’d like to perform as a guest co-host. I am thrilled by the …