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The Private world of Alexander McQueen

PHOTO INSIDE THE PORTFOLIO OF?<p><b>For 13 years, photographer Anne Deniau photographed Alexander McQueen up close and personal, capturing unique, rare and</b> …

Alexander McQueen

How alien life might look on Saturn's moon Titan

Scientists have come up with a cellular lifeform which could exist in the chemical conditions on Saturn's moon Titan<p>Alien lifeforms may exist in the solar system but they would look very different to life on Earth, scientists have suggested.<p>A new type of methane-based, oxygen-free life form that …

Astronomy

10 Sex Tips for Every Spot On a Man’s Body

The top erogenous zones for guys—and what to do with each one<p>A new study identifies the most sensitive spots on the male body. And while his penis came out on top (no shocker there), there are plenty of other places he wants you to include in the action. Here, the spots your boyfriend or husband is …

Research

'Sandwich mafia' lets alleged Subway blackmailer go free

The threat was allegedly made after Subway cancelled Mr Singhal's franchise agreement following a dispute over how the Oakleigh store was being …

Sperm donor romance: Couple falls in love after conceiving through anonymous donation, finds law cannot keep up

It is the second unlikely love story to emerge from the revolution in the way we make babies and form families, and it has thrown up some serious new …

Sunken Spirits? Divers Share True Tales of Underwater Ghosts

<b>Spooky stories abound about spirits in gloomy castles and crumbling, old mansions, but tales of underwater ghosts are far less common. However, they</b> …

Disneyland Surveillance Catches Ghost Hanging Around After Hours... Because Who Wouldn't?

Because who <i>wouldn't</i> want to spend their afterlife at the Happiest Place on Earth?<p>A 2009 YouTube video -- presumably of Disneyland surveillance footage -- shows a grim grinning ghost cruising around Diseyland's Haunted Mansion and Rivers of America areas after hours. The Park is totally empty, …

Marijuana Freedom Coming to D.C., But Not at Founding Fathers' Monuments

Barring a congressional intervention, marijuana possession will become legal in Washington at 12:01 Thursday morning, but with a slew of …

Articles about earth friendly african retreat thats actually made earth on Dwell.com - Dwell

From clay bricks to the naturally filtered pool, the Khamsa House in Senegal is literally green from the ground up.<p>As the war-torn city of Kabul, Afghanistan, is transformed into a maze of blast walls, military checkpoints, and foreign bases,...<p>I recently happened upon the website of Pedlars, a …

Kanye West’s Censored Brits Performance Wasn’t A Mishap: It Was A Powerful Cultural Protest

Nothing’s certain in life but death, taxes and Kanye West stealing the limelight at award ceremonies. Or at least that’s how it’s supposed to be. But …

This Photographer Makes Famous Buildings Look Like Portals To Heaven

Architecture photographer Hélène Binet is a true painter of light.<p>For the past 25 years, Swiss-French photographer Hélène Binet has been documenting the work of the world’s most famous contemporary architects, like Zaha Hadid, Daniel Libeskind, and Peter Zumthor. Her prints turn their famous …

Articles about 6 super sleek staircases on Dwell.com - Dwell

If your M.O. is making your kitchen more compact and streamlined, then look no further than these clean-lined options.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are …

New in the Shop: Beautifully Abstract City Maps by Jazzberry Blue

Using bold colors and geometric forms, artist Jazzberry Blue creates abstract maps of some of the world's most famous cities. He's made these modern maps, that have that mid-century modern look to them, for almost every city you can think of including Chicago, Milan, and Berlin. The self-taught …

Terrorists should be 'eliminated', says Apple's Tim Cook

Exclusive interview: Apple's chief executive Tim Cook explains to Allister Heath why the threat of terrorism should not scaremonger citizens into giving up their privacy<p>The Apple Watch, which will go on sale in April, may be Tim Cook’s <b>greatest personal and professional gamble</b>, but it is consumer …

Scientists are just as obsessed with #thedress as you are: Here's why

If you can't stop thinking about the divisive dress that appears blue and black to some and white and gold to others, you are not alone: Scientists who study visual illusions have been dazzled by it too.<p>"The whole field was discussing it on Facebook this morning," said Arthur Shapiro, director of …

10 things to expect at Mobile World Congress

Every year, tens of thousands of reporters, analysts, and suited-up businesspeople descend upon Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress trade show. Mobile World Congress, or MWC if you're <i>in the know</i>, is the largest trade show for mobile technology: phones, networks, hotspots, infrastructure, and …

New Theory Behind Dozens of Craters Found in Siberia

Scientists narrow down the cause and think it is related to warming.<p>When a massive and mysterious hole was discovered in Siberia last July (see pictures), social media users pointed to everything from a meteorite to a stray missile to aliens to the Bermuda Triangle as possible causes. But the most …

Global Warming

Seven new facts we know about the Apple Watch from Tim Cook

The Apple Watch could soon replace your car keys and will nudge users to leave their desks every hour, Apple chief executive Tim Cook has revealed in an exclusive interview with the Telegraph<p>Apple boss <b>Tim Cook has given an exclusive interview</b>to <i>The Telegraph's</i> deputy editor Allister Heath, in which …

Apple Watch

Neil Young on the making of his greatest hits

Shakey recalls the creation of some of his classic songs<p><b>In this epic archive feature, from December 2004’s issue of Uncut, Neil Young himself</b> …

Chinese internet giants purge 60,000 accounts for inappropriate usernames

China will enforce an even tighter control over online names starting on March 1st, and it's already begun nuking any account that doesn't conform to its standards. A handful of powerful internet companies in the country have deleted over 60,000 accounts they believe are in violation of China's new …

Internet

Dave Grohl stops Foo Fighters gig to give drum stick to blind fan – watch

Fan had written request on a sign prior to Sydney gig<p>Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl stopped a gig in Sydney to give a drum stick to a blind fan. …

Proposed Chinese security law could mean tough rules for tech companies

China apparently wants to one-up the U.S. and the U.K. when it comes to urging technology companies to install security backdoors and break their …

Uber Suffers Data Breach Affecting 50,000

On Friday February 27th the popular car service, Uber, made it known that they had suffered a data breach on May 13th 2014. The breach itself wasn’t discovered until September 17, 2014 and the notification only went out just a few hours ago. I’m fairly certain that it is Friday (or at least it was …

Home Depot

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – ‘Chasing Yesterday’

On his second album, Noel settles into solo life with brutish thrills, buoyant melodies and swampy psych rock<p>At 47 years old, after more than 20 …

Yes, we have more pandas

It’s official. There are now 1864 adult pandas in the wild, according to an announcement made by China’s State Forestry Administration at a long-awaited press conference in Beijing this morning.<p>For the past 40 years, China has conducted a survey of adult pandas in the wild, at roughly ten-year …

Wildlife

How to Stop Checking Your Phone Like an Addict

<i>Max Ogles is the author of Boost: Create Good Habits Using Psychology and Technology and he writes at MaxOgles.com about behavior change, psychology, and technology. Sign up to receive his free app guide, ‘117 Apps to Help You Create Good Habits,’ or receive free updates about his latest essays.</i><p>On …

Mobile

Architizer

Hyperloop startup wants a 5-mile track by 2018

Many have dismissed the Hyperloop as a fantasy project that — at best — lies somewhere in the distant future.<p>But one of the groups vying to build the …

High-speed Rail

Gigantic Light Beams in the Netherlands Mimic the Aurora Borealis

The artist who brought us the swirling, Van Gogh-themed lighted path is back with another dazzling creation that illuminates the night. Daan Roosegaarde recently created a light installation that mimics the aurora borealis. The galactic beams of <i>Waterlicht</i> crisscross dramatically in the skies above …