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10 New Design Books You Need To Read Before Summer Ends

From coffee-table tomes to glossy monographs–and one of the most talked about comics this year.<p>It’s late July: School is out, the heat is oppressive, and summer vacation-brain is imminent. It’s a great time to catch up on your reading, and luckily there are plenty of new books out this summer for …

Milan Fashion Week: Shiny, happy people

New creative directors are shaking up the Italian powerhouses. Susie Lau reports on shows from Gucci, Prada and Versace – as well as Courtney Love singing on a conveyor belt.<p>There were a lot of things that felt new in Milan. It wasn’t necessarily the clothes – seismic shifts in physical garments …

Fashion Week

Generation XXX

IN THE 1990s, when the internet was for nerds, as many as half of all web searches were for sexually explicit material. That share has fallen—but …

Employment

Dismissed For 43 Years, A Cheeky Gaetano Pesce Design Finally Comes To Life

The SculptureCenter exhibition Anthea Hamilton: Lichen! Libido! Chastity! is “a call and response to the building.”<p>Only Gaetano Pesce—the legendary designer who rose to fame in the 1980s thanks to his work in furniture and architecture—would propose an Upper East Side skyscraper entrance that looks …

104-Year-Old Street Artist Yarn-Bombs Her Town

104-year-old great-grandmother Grace Brett just might be the oldest street artist in the world. She yarn-bombed her town with the help of the Souter …

Oculus’ New $99 Samsung Gear VR Makes Serious Virtual Reality Affordable

At half the price of its last mobile VR headset, the new $99 Oculus-made Samsung Gear VR is cheap enough to unlock virtual reality for the mainstream. Revealed today at the Oculus Connect conference, it works with the whole 2015 line of Samsung Smartphones including the Note 5, S6, S6 Edge, and S6 …

Amazon's Jeff Bezos: With Jeremy Clarkson, we're entering a new golden age of television

The Amazon founder and chief executive talks exclusively to The Telegraph on the Top Gear trio, drones in the suburbs and why he goes weak at the knees when he meets another entrepreneur<p>Media man<p>How do you suppose Jeff Bezos, a man worth roughly $48bn (£30.8bn), spends his weekends? Hobnobbing with …

Dozens killed across Syria in air raids, reports say

Dozens of people have been killed in Syrian air strikes on the cities of Idlib and Aleppo and the suburbs of Damascus, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.<p>At least three people were killed while 16 others were injured when Syrian helicopters dropped seven barrel bombs on a …

Ethiopian Israelis: 'A community crying out' - CNN.com

<b>(CNN) —</b> The clashes between Ethiopian-Israeli protesters and police over the weekend have drawn international attention to one of the most disadvantaged groups in Israel.<p>Though the demonstrations were set off by the police beating of a uniformed Israeli soldier, captured on video, experts say the …

Israel

Epic Floods in Malaysia: Photo Gallery

Pictures of the Week 12.4.14

This means raw: extreme dieting and the battle among fruitarians

On the second night of the Woodstock fruit festival in upstate New York, long after dinner had been cleared, I stood in the dining hall and waited with other festivalgoers for what was rumoured to be a “fuck ton” of durian, a large, spiky tropical fruit famous for smelling like dung. Thick bass …

Il presepio

In copertina<p>Figura del presepio in terracotta policroma e legno con seta attribuita a Salvatore di Franco (1770-1815). The Metropolitan Museum of …

Correre è una filosofia

• <b>Autore:</b> Gaia De Pascale<p>«Correre rende felici». Si potrebbe riassumere così l’affascinante percorso che Gaia De Pascale traccia in queste pagine: unica fra tutte le discipline sportive, la corsa è una filosofia di vita, e insieme metafora stessa del vivere. Chi corre lo fa per spezzare ogni …

L'intoccabile. Matteo Renzi, la vera storia (7)

Parliamo di libri-inchiesta. Oggi sono più che mai necessari visto che, salvo poche eccezioni, il giornalismo che si occupa di inchieste di lungo …

1Q84 - Libro 1 e 2 (Versione italiana)

• <b>Autore:</b> Haruki Murakami<p>1984, Tokyo. Aomame è bloccata in un taxi nel traffico. L'autista le suggerisce, come unica soluzione per non mancare all'appuntamento che l'aspetta, di uscire dalla tangenziale utilizzando una scala di emergenza, nascosta e poco frequentata. Ma, sibillino, aggiunge di fare …

Il maestro e Margherita

• <b>Autore:</b> Michail A. Bulgakov<p>Prefazione di Mauro Martini<br>Traduzione di Salvatore Arcella<br>Edizione integrale<p>Satana in persona, giunto a Mosca sotto le spoglie di un mago insieme con un bizzarro corteo di aiutanti, sconvolge la pigra routine della capitale sovietica. Alle tragicomiche sventure di piccoli …

FDA Warns Against Hysterectomy Technique That May Spread Cancer

A Boston couple behind a campaign to stop doctors from performing a controversial surgical procedure is applauding a new U.S. Food and Drug …

Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured.<p>The Sherpa guides had gone early in the morning to fix ropes for other climbers when …

Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The investigation into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it began listing and on …

Mobile World Congress: What to expect from Barcelona

<b>If you are interested in portable tech, the place to be this week is the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.</b><p>It is the annual bean feast and trade show for the mobile sector, with a brief that roams from smartphones and tablets to fast-emerging new areas such as wearable technology and the internet …

Mobile

Elezioni Europee 2014 | Chi è Alexis Tsipras

Alexis Tsipras è il politico del momento. Scopriamo chi è il candidato della sinistra, come presidente della Commissione, alle elezioni europee 2014

Matteo Renzi e il gattopardo neoliberista - micromega-online - micromega

<i>di Lelio Demichelis</i><p>«E se provassimo a ragionare?» – chiedeva un prete al suo collega che gli stava di fronte, in un vecchio disegno (2006) di Altan. …

Renzi, la furbetta pensione da dirigente

Il titolo di questo post, va detto subito, per una volta non è farina del nostro sacco. Compare il 27 marzo 2013 sul sito http://www.lettera43.it/, …

Perplesso

21 febbraio 2014 11:53<p>*Possibile che pubblichiate solo articoli faziosi contro il Movimento 5 stelle e niente sui tanti risultati ottenuti da Beppe …

Governo Renzi, Padellaro: “Governo modesto e condizionato dalle lobby”

Il governo di 'unità nazionale'

Quindi ci sono davvero tutti, dentro: dalle cooperative rosse (Poletti) a Confindustria (Guidi); da Comunione e Liberazione (Lupi) alla Banca …