Melinda Earsdon

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America must resolve the conflict between knowledge and know-how

America must resolve the conflict between knowledge and know-how. TIME’s new cover story looks at what colleges will teach in 2025. Find it on newsstands now.<p>(Photographs by Peter Hapak for TIME)

Dutch police recruit rats to sniff out criminals

The Dutch police are pioneering a new approach to catching criminals, recruiting rats to sniff out crime.<p>The new recruits, learning that crime really …


Is the Conservative party bringing about the end of social housing? | Hannah Fearn | Society | The Guardian

Mark Prisk is a housing minister who spends his time in the shadows. After arrival in post a little over a year ago, he went to ground, preferring to conduct business in private meetings. His invisibility is more marked by the fact that his predecessor, Grant Shapps, was so comfortable with the …

David Cameron: Be great to get Boris Johnson back as MP<p><b>David Cameron has said he believes Boris Johnson could return to the House of Commons in 2015 and that the two "can make a very good team".</b><p>Asked …

27 Ways to Wear This Season's Marble Prints to the Office

Get decked out in the season's black-and-white marble prints.<p>Get decked out in the season's black-and-white marble prints.


Think Pink: Breast Cancer Awareness Month Products on Our Radar

See products in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month.<p>Breast Cancer Awareness Month sheds light on an issue that is year-round and every day for too many. There are legions of brands who give to the cause, and <i>BAZAAR</i> is highlighting those that donate 50% or higher from their sales. See our picks, …


A New, Easy-Peasy Way to Keep Your Wine Portions Under Control

When you're watching calories, alcohol is one of those sneaky things. I mean, there are some possible health benefits associated with a glass of two of vino—the reservatrol in red wine specifically may help keep your heart healthy—but it's easy to overpour and wind up drinking a lot more than you …

A snapshot from the Saint Laurent #SS14 show. Photographed by Victoria Will

The Céline Spring/Summer 2014 Show

Production: Jennifer Neyt<p>Video: Chris Roman<p>Editing: Maxime Gillier<p>Music: Edapollo - Tisno<p>Thanks to Chauffeur-Privé<p>WWW.CHAUFFEUR-PRIVE.COM

Talbot Runhof Spring 2014

National Geographic Travel

24 hours in Mumbai

Be prepared to be jostled, hurried and incessantly chatted to as you soak in the trendy yet traditional vibe of Mumbai.<p>24 hours isn't nearly enough time to explore all the highlights of this intoxicating city, but this whistlestop tour will help you catch the flavour of Mumbai: serene mornings by …


What can animals teach us about travel?

We humans like to think that the act of travel is our creation. But our animal cousins have been seeking warm weather in the winter, playing in the surf and ridesharing for years.

Top 10 tunes in Tobago

Soca, calypso, steel-pan … music is the heartbeat of Trinbagonian life and resonates around the island. Here's our Trinidad and Tobago playlist<p>National anthem on pan<p>One of the first songs that anyone who plays steel pan in Trinidad and Tobago will have learned is the national anthem. Pan – invented …

At This Roman Pastry Shop, the Packaging's As Delicious As the Pastry

Il Giglio Pasticceria, in Rome's quartiere San Lorenzo, is the Italian pastry shop that you've been searching for. It's cookies, tiramisu, cannoli and pasticciotto aren't just delicious and beautiful—their packaging is too.<p>We know why you're in Rome. Sure, there's the Colosseum and the Vatican and …