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Infographic: Visualizing The Lives Of The World’s 10 Greatest Painters

Italian studio Accurat has produced a series of sprawling infographics that plot the events that shaped the lives of 20th-century masters Picasso, Matisse, Dalí, and others.<p>Some artists are remembered for their works and others for their lives–and especially for the juicy anecdotes they leave …

A World Map That Lets You Scratch Off Where You’ve Been

Travel is important to one’s own development. It’s a form of education, a means to expanding one’s understanding of the world. Or as lovable sad sack, novelist, and sometimes travel scribe Gary Shteyngart has said: “What can be more important than seeing the totality of the human condition in this …

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This Is What Our Grocery Shelves Would Look Like Without Bees

A Whole Foods store in Rhode Island made it crystal clear to customers how their favorite fruits and vegetables depend on bees.<p>Last winter’s so-called Beepocalypse ravaged U.S. bee colonies like nothing that had come before. The country’s beekeepers reported that 31.1% of their colonies perished in …

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This Cruel Glass Spills Your Beer If You Use Your iPhone

A guy walks into a bar–have you heard this joke before?–and something hilarious happens, but nobody notices because they’re all on their phones. Like most “guy who walks into a bar” jokes, it’s really not very funny. But phones have disrupted one of the only niches in our society in which …

What the NSA Does With the Data It Isn't Allowed to Keep

The rules surrounding what information must be destroyed remain shrouded in secrecy. By what right?<p>Reuters<p>In the latest scoop on NSA surveillance at <i>The Guardian</i>, Glenn Greenwald and James Ball post two different documents leaked to them by Edward Snowden. One concerns "minimization …

Most Americans Want NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Thrown In Jail — Especially Old Americans

First, more Americans think Edward Snowden's leaks have served the public interest than hurt the public interest. But, most Americans still want Snowden thrown in jail.<p>Second, young people are more pro-Snowden and anti-government than older people.<p>Young people (18-29) think Snowden's leaks are in …