Carolyn Green

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The Social Laboratory

Singapore is testing whether mass surveillance and big data can not only protect national security, but actually engineer a more harmonious …

The Book of Trees: 800 Years of Visualizing Science, Religion, and Knowledge in Symbolic Diagrams

How the humble tree became our most powerful visual metaphor for organizing information and distilling our understanding of the world.<p>Why is it that when we behold the oldest living trees in the world, primeval awe runs down our spine? We are entwined with trees in an elemental embrace, both …

Essential Small-Space Living Tips

Living in a large home has a lot of advantages.<p>For aesthetically beautiful minimalist, modern, and sleek design, less really can be more.<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make kicking back a …

Top 20 U.S. Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

Best Small Hotels<p>Too many hotels to choose from? Andrew Harper rounds up the best luxury, small hotels in America.<p>09.09.13 5:00 PM ET

14 Favorite Fall Destinations

TravelDigital Nomad<p>The world turns and seasons change—summer has passed and led us into gentler autumn with its changing leaves and more rigid schedule. The kids are back in school, and work is revving back up again, but there is no such thing as a bad time to go wandering.<p>Next month, National …

10 Modern Coloring Books That Aren’t Just for Kids

Who says you have to be a kid to love a good coloring book? Not us, that’s for sure! When we read about <i>Outside the Lines</i>, the latest cool coloring book on the art scene, we knew it was time to round up a whole bunch of modern coloring books for folks who can’t resist a good set of markers filling …

28 Fruit Desserts Easier Than Pie

Pie who? Let me introduce you to your new, totally low-maintenance fruity friends: betty, buckle, crisp, crumble, grunt, pandowdy, and slump.<p>N.B. Opinions vary infinitely regarding the difference, if there is one, between a <b>crisp</b> and a <b>crumble</b>. One might have oats, but the other might too. According …

3 Easy, Fun and Tasty Recipes With 2 Ingredients

The Accidental Locavore has been playing around with a couple of really easy recipes. One of them does require use of your oven, but just do it in the morning before it gets hot out. And two of them are great over ice cream, not that you need an excuse!<p>1. Cilantro Vinaigrette<p>This is from The …

14 Coffee Drinks To Break Your Coffee Rut

You have so many more options than your regular order.<p>This post is not meant as an exhaustive glossary of coffee drinks. For a more complete understanding of coffee terminology, check out three of the best books ever written on the topic: <i>Left Coast Roast</i>, <i>The Infinite Emotions of Coffee</i>, and <i>The Blue</i> …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

GEOPOLITICAL GURU: 'The Army Risks Turning Egypt Into A Latter-Day Pakistan'

Demonstrations continued in Egypt on Friday, as Morsi supporters took to the streets demanding that he be reinstated.<p>Nomura's geopolitical analyst Alastair Newton writes that irrespective of how disappointing Morsi's rule had been, there is no reason to be optimistic about the turn of events.<p>He …

Hashima island and the lure of the apocalypse

A block of flats opens up like a diseased mouth to reveal brown stains, black holes and rot. Railings on rancid concrete walkways echo eerily with …

Bolivia, Venezuela and Nicaragua offer Snowden asylum

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/992000/992616_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524618681_95eab092244c8ecda7338c3836c52cb4<p><b>The presidents of Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia have indicated their countries could offer political asylum to US fugitive Edward Snowden.</b><p>Venezuela's …

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Spectacular Moleskine Doodles Explode with Energy

Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes proves that doodling can be so much more than scratching unintelligible scribbles on paper. Through his Sketchy Stories blog, Rosanes shares his wonderful world of doodling in a simple Moleskine sketchbook. Equipped with an ordinary Moleskine, a few Uni …

8 Fresh-Pressed Juice Cocktails for Summer

Juicing is all the rage this summer and we've got 8 fresh-pressed cocktails that will make you want to skip the bar and D.I.Y.<p>Juicing is all the rage this summer, and while it's a great way to start the day, it's also a fantastic way to kick-off happy hour. We've got 8 fresh-pressed cocktails that …

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