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Infographic: A Beautiful Cheat Sheet For Two Dozen Espresso-Based Drinks

<i>Ugh</i>. Just when you kinda sorta started to get a handle on the wide world of wine, along comes another new liquid metric for how cosmopolitan you really are (or aren’t): coffee. The variety is daunting. The differences are minute. This graphic should at least help with one subsection of the …

Hello Republicans: Japan Switches to Stimulus, Gets Growth; Europe Sticks With Austerity, Stays in Recession

It's rare to see a macroeconomics experiment play out in real time in the way we are seeing it right now in Japan and in Europe. Prime Minister Shinzō Abe has embarked on aggressive measures to stimulate Japan's long-moribund economy since he took office in December, and the result so far has been …

High-resolution Nasa images show magnetic braids of the sun - video

Nasa images of the sun's outer atmosphere, the highest resolution pictures ever achieved. The agency launched the High Resolution Coronal Imager, or …

Two Glorious Daft Punk Video Mash-Ups to Start Your Weekend - PAPER

The best thing to come out of all the breathless Daft Punk coverage online this week? These two mash-up videos featuring DP's new duet with Pharrell, "Get Lucky." Viral clip "Daft Train" matches <i>Soul Train</i> footage with the track while "Goat Lucky" injects yelling goats into the chorus. Obviously the …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

The 21 Coolest Things Ever Made Out Of Lego

And by "coolest," I mean "nerdiest."

Diamond Stars

Travel Photo Contest Winners

Blackbird

Blackbird

Chris Hadfield's photographs of Earth from space – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/science/gallery/2013/may/13/chris-hadfield-space-in-pictures<p>720<p>During his five months in space onboard the International …

What Google was thinking when redesigning the new Google+

When I am feeling kind, I think of Google+ (s goog) as a social network by dictat — err, Larry Page’s mandate. And when I am in my curmudgeonly mood …

How the New York Times can fight BuzzFeed & reinvent its future

Getty Images<p>If I ever run into New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson (unlikely as it might be) I will sure as hell let her know that she is …

Cannes: Is Ari Folman’s ‘The Congress’ The Most Anti-Hollywood Movie Ever Made?

Cannes: Is Ari Folman's 'The Congress' The Most Anti-Hollywood Movie Ever Made?<p>“A genius designer on an acid trip” is the way one character describes …

George Takei Responds To "Traditional" Marriage Fans

The legendary George Takei responds in the best way possible to the protesters who gathered during March Prop 8/DOMA hearings outside the Supreme Court. I went there to ask them to express their opinions on a pad of paper; now George is weighing in. Can he be any more amazing?<p>Advertisement

KFC smugglers bring buckets of chicken through Gaza tunnels

Gaza tunnels, Gaza<p>For six years, Rafat Shororo longed for the taste of a KFC sandwich he had eaten in Egypt. This week, he got his finger lickin' fix …

Why fear of 3D-printed guns is overblown

Despite politicians lining up to regulate 3D printed guns, and a new directive from the U.S. State Department arguing that disseminating 3D files for such weapons may violate weapons export rules, some think that it may all be much ado about nothing.<p>On Thursday, Forbes reported, the State …

Guns

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>This is what great architecture looks like today.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>“I like to create environments that tantalize and excite as many of the senses as possible."<p>Natural light …

Architecture

Alex Ferguson retires: Manchester United manager's career in pictures - Telegraph

The Single Best Thing That Warren Buffett Said

Buffett had a lot to say at this year's Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting, but here's what really stood out.<p>In the course of answering investor, …

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Game Change: Cheney Opens Himself to Subpoena Regarding 9/11, Iraq, Torture and Valerie Plame

When a former member of the Executive calls for Congress to subpoena another former member of the Executive, it is a game-changer. No longer can he rely on "Executive Privilege" to block his own testimony.<p>Former Vice President Dick Cheney has suggested that the GOP subpoena former Secretary of …

Stephen Hawking: Furore deepens over Israel boycott

The celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking became embroiled in a deepening furore today over his decision to boycott a prestigious conference in Israel …

Flattened ring of fire eclipse

Atmospheric distortion caused the sun and moon to look flattened in this image of the May 9-10, 2013 annular solar eclipse.<p>Photographer Geoffrey Sims …

Astronomy

Annular eclipse creates 'ring of fire' in Australia and south Pacific

The moon glided between the Earth and sun, blocking everything but a dazzling ring of light, for the few skygazers lucky enough to see Friday's "ring …

New Books Party: books received this week

Below the jump, I mention the books that I received recently in the mail or purchased somewhere. These are the books that I may review in more depth …

Satellite eye on Earth: April 2013 – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/may/09/satellite-eye-on-earth-in-pictures<p>720<p>Deforestation, fires, flooding and melting ice are …