Romario Ferreira

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Photographer Travels 4,000 Miles Around Iceland for Time-Lapse Adventure

Photographer Eric Hines has always wanted to travel to Iceland. So naturally, when the opportunity came up, he jumped at it. Seventeen days, four …

University of California wants to let you read all its peer-reviewed work

Following the death of Aaron Swartz, governments and higher education seem to have stepped up their efforts to make scholarly research more readily accessible. Now, the world's largest public research university, the University of California, has voted to make the published works of its more than …

Twitter boss personally apologises to female victims of abuse

The British head of Twitter, the micro-blogging social network, has issued a public apology to woman attacked by “trolls” on the site and promised to do more to prevent abuse.<p>Tony Wang, general manager of Twitter UK, posted a series of tweets today saying abuse was “simply not acceptable”, after …

10 worst examples of Christian or far-right terrorism

<b>(Marijus Auruskevicius via Shutterstock)</b><p>Conservatives claim that all terrorists are Muslim, but most violent attacks in the US are carried out by white men<p>Alex Henderson<p>August 3, 2013 2:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Alternet.<p>From Fox News to the Weekly Standard, neoconservatives …

Amazon won’t revive the economy

The president is promoting a business model that puts everything we want just a click away — except for good jobs<p>Richard Kirsch<p>August 3, 2013 1:30pm (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Next New Deal.<p>On Tuesday, President Obama gave a great speech on why good jobs are the foundation for his middle-out …

Edward Snowden Walked Right Into A Bizarre Alliance Between Wikileaks And Russia

The Kremlin and the renegade publisher haven't overtly coordinated moves in regards to Snowden, but they certainly haven't been working against each other.<p>And the two had a shared history before Snowden arrived on June 23.<p>Here are a few notable details from a tentative timeline of Edward Snowden …

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10 Amazing River Trips in North America

There's a place for vacations that include museum tours and visits to the childhood homes of famous people, but sometimes you need to feel your heart pound and catch a lump in your throat. For the latter type of experience, head to the mountains: The rivers are calling.<p>Whitewater rafting can spice …

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World's 20 Best Surf Towns

Adventure<p>A great surf town is the sum of its parts. These 20 towns run the gamut, from a mecca for the surf-obsessed to a spot where surfing's in its infancy. With waves awaiting, an adventurous spirit, and a little guidance, you can’t go wrong.

WalkNYC: Michael Bierut and Eoin Billings Offer a Closer Look at New York City's New Wayfinding Signage

It's a familiar scene, at least for those of us NYC residents who work in certain neighborhoods of Manhattan and Brooklyn: a gaggle of Europeans or …