When the histories of this golden age of television are written, they will likely begin with The Sopranos. But that would be a mistake because the template a lot of modern-day TV copies was instead created
Photographers relish the return of 35mm film and a crowdfunded SLR camera in a medium they say has more ‘soul’ than digital First it was vinyl LPs. Then more recently, it was the turn of audio cassettes.
Credits Story - Michael Hobbes Michael is a contributing writer for Highline. Typography - Jason Wong Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey. He is also a part of the
If, five years ago, you’d asked me to name the most important French mid-20th century writer, I’d have mentally dipped a hand into a hat in which names of contenders such as Camus, Genet, Duras and Robbe-Grillet
Ten years is a long time on the internet, especially when 300 hours of video are uploaded to your site every minute. On YouTube’s 10th birthday, we trace the growth and growing pains of online video Allow
Ujinga, a new card game designed to help fight childhood obesity, requires kids to dance and jump around to win. Childhood obesity rates have more than doubled in the past 30 years, no small thanks to
The devastating moment that Amy Pascal and Michael Lynton learned Sony had been taken hostage by vicious cyber-criminals targeting The Interview, was just the beginning of the drama. Mark Seal speaks Seth
Interviews with dozens of current and former employees reveal what went wrong and what it tells us about where Amazon is headed. “What the hell happened?” It is a cold day in early December in Midtown
In 2006, Kansas Republican Sam Brownback was crowned “God’s Senator” by Rolling Stone magazine. As he struggles for re-election as governor in this reliably conservative state, he is now praying for divine
From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want This is the first part of a two-part series
When people talk about what it takes to transform a field or a world, they leave out one crucial component, best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell told the audience at the World Business Forum on Tuesday.
There are essentially two elements—calcium and magnesium—in very specific proportions that make the water in the New York metro area unique. Fortunately, the ratio of those two ingredients to other minerals
The pay-TV package has unraveled more in the last 24 hours than in the previous 24 months. Yesterday, HBO announced a new Internet streaming service for 2015 that will let you watch shows without a cable
Images reveal the most Antarctic ice on record and the Aral Sea before it dried up. Scientists have uncovered a cache of satellite images of Earth from the 1960s that had been forgotten in storage for
In the 1970s, idealistic young activists created a wave of experimental schools - no compulsory lessons, no timetables, no rules. So what happened to the kids who attended these free-for-alls? You wait
Robots can already vacuum your house and drive your car. Soon, they will be your companions. The Japanese crowd sits hushed and somber as the character on stage turns away from his co-star, an actress
Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact that they have on those around them, and others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people’s buttons.