Erina McCann

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Cassini's Flyby of Phoebe Shows a Moon With a Battered Past

First images from the Cassini flyby of Phoebe reveal it to be a scarred, cratered outpost with a very old surface and a mysterious past, and a great …

The White Queen: Women in history rediscovered

<b>Emma Frost has had a spell in the writing chair for the award-winning Shameless on channel Four.</b><b>Her latest project sees her take on a very different project for BBC One in the shape of the period drama, The White Queen - a lush adaptation of Philippa Gregory's best-selling historical novel series,</b> …

Books

Stoneware creamer. “Honest tea is the best policy” on side. Silver rim. Marked on bottom, impressed: “DOULTON/ LAMBETH/ ENGLAND 

Stoneware creamer. “Honest tea is the best policy” on side. Silver rim. Marked on bottom, impressed: “DOULTON/ LAMBETH/ ENGLAND<p>The Long Island Museum

Computers in society - plus ça change: From the archive, 12 June 1980

<i>"The answer is yes, but remind me what the question is again."</i><p>A quote from Woody Allen comes as a shock in the middle of a massive government report …

Embroidered and painted mourning picture on silk

Embroidered and painted mourning picture on silk. Landscape of burial area with four mourners at a tombstone. Written on tombstone: “In memory of Mrs. Lucy Tillinghast , Born July 11th, 1783 - Died August 27th, 1800. and of her son, Joseph Elisha, Born August 23rd, 1800 and died September 6th.–Early, Bright, Transient, Chast, as Morning Dew. She sparkled, was exhal’d, and went to Heaven.”<p>The Long Island Museum

100 Greatest Guitarists

50<p>Ritchie Blackmore<p>Best known for the gargantuan riff at the heart of Deep Purple's "Smoke on the Water," Ritchie Blackmore helped define heavy-metal …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

50<p>‘Los Angeles’<p>X<br>Slash, 1980<p>Produced by Ray Manzarek of the Doors, this is the first great West Coast punk album. Searing songs fly off like sparks, …

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Lil’ Wayne Speaks on Health Scare & Retirement After ‘Tha Carter V’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Lil’ Wayne made his long-awaited return to <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live!</i> on Tuesday night. The Young Money rapper was scheduled to appear twice, but due to his …

Kanye West Reflects on His Career, the Grammys, Love Life, ‘Yeezus’ & More with New York Times

“[My Beautiful] Dark [Twisted] Fantasy” and “Watch the Throne”: neither was nominated for Album of the Year, and I made both of those in one year. I …

Mo' Wax after 21 years: James Lavelle goes for a trip-hop down memory lane

"The lunatics had taken over the asylum," says James Lavelle of the music industry of the mid-90s. "There was a shitload of money going around, it …

Cicadas Aren't the Only Crazy Ones: Nature's Most Bizarre Life Cycles

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Rare Cornish black honeybee found to resist colony collapse virus

The Cornish black honeybee, once believed to be extinct but still extremely rare, could be key to saving worldwide bee populations from colony …

Plants sweat, and it’s beautiful

You know those perfect people who just look beautifully dewy in 90 degree heat, instead of rocking salt-bedraggled hair and sweat-streaked makeup? I …

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NASA warns Arctic thaw could have huge impact on global warming

The Arctic's permafrost soils have NASA worried. Scientists monitoring carbon levels in the top layers of Arctic soils have identified huge deposits that, if thawed sufficiently, could upset its carbon balance and magnify the impacts of global warming. The agency estimates that the Arctic's …