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The 50 Other Bands You Need to Hear from SXSW

<b>The music portion of SXSW 2013</b> officially kicks off Tuesday night in Austin, Texas. It's a sprawling mess of a party: Next week, no doubt, you'll read wrap-up pieces whining about the pile-up of corporate sponsors, impossible-to-get-into private parties and 45-minute lines at taco trailers. And …

Bands

The Best Entries From Smithsonian's Photo Contest Finalists

The contest received over 37,600 photo submissions this year from photographers hailing from 112 countries. The pictures are broken down into five categories, including The Natural World, Travel, People, Americana, and Altered Images.<p>Each category was narrowed down to 10 photographs for a total of …

National Parks

Dependable Peaks

Skip To Navigation Skip To Content Skip To Footer<p>Features<p>Videos<p>Photos<p>Gear<p>Gear Guides<br>• Reviews<br>• Surfer Phone …

Top 10 Emerging Ski Towns

These ten North American ski towns may not have the name recognition of the world’s best-known destinations, but that’s just fine with them. These are the local favorites, the up-and-comers. They’re real towns, often cheaper and friendlier than the big dogs—at least for now. If you’re on the hunt …

Terrifying Volcanic Lightning Photographed by Martin Rietze | Colossal

<p>Photographer Martin Rietze recently traveled to Japan where he had the incredible opportunity (or near grave misfortune?) of photographing the …

16 Fantastic Behind The Scenes Of Photos From Famous Films

Every DVD released these days comes packaged with bonus footage - whether that be an ‘alternate ending’, commentary from the Director or interviews …

The Rappers Who Reinvented Themselves

<b>Snoop Lion, née Snoop Doggy Dogg,</b> knows how to keep people interested. Last July, nearly 20 years after appearing on <i>The Chronic</i>, he announced his rebirth as a Rastafarian and admirer of all things Jamaica. That explains his name referencing the king of the jungle rather than man's best friend. Like …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Camping Retreat: Drew House by Simon Laws / Anthill Constructions

Drew House is a weekend retreat meant to reflect the times the homeowners spent camping in their youth, so Simon Laws of Anthill Constructions broke …

Living Rooms

Giuseppe Arcimboldo's 16th Century Optical Illusions Will Blow Your Mind (PHOTOS)

Before Reddit and DeviantART became the go-to havens for op art online, Italian painter Giuseppe Arcimboldo set the standard for hallucinatory portraits that left the mind reeling.<p>Arcimboldo was born in Milan in 1524, and began painting stained glass window designs before transitioning to portraits.<p>…

Bringing Them Back to Life

The revival of an extinct species is no longer a fantasy. But is it a good idea?<p><b>On July 30, 2003, a team of Spanish and French scientists reversed time. They brought an animal back from extinction, if only to watch it become extinct again.</b> The animal they revived was a kind of wild goat known as a</i> …

Unbelievably Awesome Photorealistic Oil Paintings by Steve Mills

<i>0</i><p>Cuban artist Pardo Lopez showcases his excellent skill in using black graphite as a primary medium. His series called BLACK BOX is composed of …

Pink Floyd: Journey to the Dark Side

David Gilmour and Roger Waters on why the the fragile collaboration behind the band's masterpiece was doomed to fail<p>It could be a new Pink Floyd …

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Loneliness

Free at Last: The Robert Redford Story

He's always been obsessed with the American way of winning and losing, the blessing also being the curse. It's the subject of much of his career and the substance of much of his life. PLUS: The Exclusive Never-Before-Seen Photos of Redford from 1959<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><b>The war is over,</b> …

Gold Rush

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, but the …

Get Your Head In The Game With Tresemme’s Hairdo How-Tos

Are you stumped about how to do those hairdos that certain women seem to be able to whip up effortlessly at the start of yoga class? Here’s a site for you.<p>When it comes to hair, most women are stuck in a rut. Same hair color, same style, same always. While the possibilities might seem endless, the …

OMG, I Want This House: South Africa (PHOTOS)

From a courtyard garden to a sleek modern kitchen, see the South African beach house we want to call our own.<p>Nicolas Matheus/Interior Archive; …