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George R.R. Martin: The Rolling Stone Interview

On a cold night in January, George R.R. Martin sits inside the Jean Cocteau Cinema, a revival theater that he owns in Santa Fe, New Mexico, where he …

America's Less Religious: Study Puts Some Blame On The Internet

America is less religious than ever before. The number of Americans who reported no religious affiliation has been growing rapidly, doubling since 1990. That kind of rapid change matches another societal trend — growth in Internet use. The percentage of Americans who say they used the Internet went …

Speed bumps and vomit are the Hyperloop’s biggest challenges

If it’s built, the Hyperloop may feel more like a roller coaster than a train<p>It’s now been three days since Elon Musk unveiled his alpha plans for the Hyperloop, the radical and ambitious high-speed transit line that promises passage from Los Angeles to San Francisco in just 35 minutes. And while …

The Whistleblowers and Latin America

Amidst hundreds of thousands of people waving La Whipala -- Bolivia's indigenous flag, I'm running to get a good vantage point. As I duck and weave through the mass protest marking the closing of the international summit "La Cumbre Internacional Antiimperialista,"* President Evo Morales is about to …

The Modern King in the Arab Spring

Amid the social and political transformations reshaping the Middle East, can Jordan's Abdullah II, the region's most pro-American Arab leader, liberalize his kingdom, modernize its economy, and save the country from capture by Islamist radicals?<p>It is still, on occasion, good to be the king.<p>It is …

Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich Give Relationship Advice to Teens

In a new video interview for Rookie’s “Ask a Grown Man” series, Thom Yorke and his Atoms for Peace bandmate Nigel Godrich sit down to answer …