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Fifteen Years After 9/11, Is America Any Safer? - The Atlantic

Since 9/11, the United States has spent $1 trillion to defend against al-Qaeda and ISIL, dirty bombs and lone wolves, bioterror and cyberterror. Has it worked?<p>Fifteen years ago this September 11, 19 terrorists, using four jetliners as guided missiles, killed 2,977 people—and enveloped the country …

Why "Everything in Moderation" Doesn't Work

<i>Everything in moderation</i>—it seems like such a good idea. It “feels” right because it promotes the idea of a balanced approach to nutrition in a nice, …

In Maui, This Farm Serves the Freshest Meal You Can Find

The Luncheon Tour at O'o Farm is anything but an average meal.<p>It isn’t often that you see your chef splitting wood in the middle of a field. Then …

Has Serial Found Its Case for Season Two?

There’s good news for <i>Serial</i> fans: Seasons two and three of the wildly popular podcast are finally in the works. The investigative radio show, which last year followed the murder trial and potential innocence of <b>Adnan Syed</b>, is now reportedly investigating the case of Army sergeant Bowe Bergdahl. The …

P.T.-Like Horror Game Allison Road Launches Kickstarter

29 days left.<p>Fans of Konami's now-dead Silent Hills teaser P.T. may be interested in the latest horror game to launch a Kickstarter campaign.<p>Called …

Crowd Funding

'Land's End' could be mobile VR's first hit game

Gallery: 'Land's End' could be mobile VR's first hit game<p>Gallery: 'Land's End' could be mobile VR's first hit game<p>+ 4<p>+ 3<p>+ 2<p>Developer ustwo made waves …

Kurt Vile on His New 'Spaced-Out Blues' LP: 'It's Not Bubblegum'

Singer-songwriter explains what it will take to bring 'B'lieve I'm Goin Down...' songs to the stage<p>"You have to fuck up in front of a million people …

Indie Music

Pop for Misfits

Can a former noise musician become a star?<p>It takes two hours and forty-five minutes to get from Los Angeles to San Diego by train, and a little longer than that if there is a mechanical delay, which on this day there was. Claire Boucher, curled up in a window seat on the train’s non-ocean-view …

New Albums

7 Ancient Mysteries Archaeologists Will Solve This Century

National Geographic archaeologist Fredrik Hiebert predicts the amazing finds we may make in the 21st century.<p>When the National Geographic Society awarded its first archaeology grant to Hiram Bingham in 1912, the archaeologist headed off to Machu Picchu with one of the most advanced pieces of …