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Study Recommends Streetcar System Connecting Georgetown, Union Station

Cost is estimated up to $370 million.<p>If a proposal by the District Department of Transportation is ever realized, streetcars will run between …

The Off-Season Oncoming

Photo by Richard Wilkins Jr.<p>The Boston Red Sox are ahead of the Cardinals 3-2. Thank God, if there's any fan-base I hate, it's St. Louis. Their smug …

Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 29 October 2013

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Hoarders Now Number Among Renovation Headaches

There are so many unexpected problems that can arise during major renovations—interior demolition work reveals not only water damage, deterioration, …

David Ross basks in bright lights

ST. LOUIS -- You hurt an elbow, knee or shoulder, and typically you are not exiled from the game. David Ross twice bruised his brain, which is, after …

Ocean Beach, San Francisco, CA

7 More Things About the New American Center

A follow up ARE YOU IN THE NEW AMERICAN CENTER? TAKE OUR POLL AND FIND OUT >>PLUS: AN EXPLAINER AND WHERE YOUR POLITICIANS STAND<p><b>Over the past ten days,</b> millions of Americans have read the Esquire/NBC News feature, "The New American Center," and some have written to us (or blogged or tweeted about …

Political Science

Insane self portraits from Nikos Gyftakis

Matt Doust 1984-2013 RIP Posted by Franco

Detail of new work by Brett Amory for his Februrary exhibition in London Posted by Franco

Olympus Stylus 1 delivers enthusiast compact for zoom lovers

Compact cameras with fast lenses and large sensors are plentiful these days, but few of them zoom much beyond the 100mm mark. On top of that, when …

Cameras

Our favourite images of the week

Our pick of the most incredible photos from the past seven days – capturing Singapore’s remote bicycle island, horse trekking in British Columbia and a towering volcano in Ecuador.

Hong Kong

Riding Ecuador’s 'railway in the sky' in style

Anyone for the Avenue of the Volcanoes? How about traversing the Devil's Nose? They might sound intimidating, if not downright risky, but Ecuador’s <i>Tren Crucero</i>, or 'Cruise Train', passes both as it winds its way from Quito high in the Andes to Guayaquil down on the Pacific coast. Since the service …

A Beautiful Collection of Insects

The USGS Native Bee Inventory and Monitoring Program is program run by biologists with the U.S. Geological Survey in Maryland. Part of their work is to develop identification tools and keys for native bee species by creating accurate and detailed pictures of native bees and the plants and insects …

How to Decorate a Bookshelf

Have you ever moved to a new home that had an expansive built-in bookshelf? Maybe you wondered, “How will I ever fill that space?” Or perhaps you’re …