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Tennessee’s half-mile-long spider web shows how little we know about our surroundings

Spiderlings, growing up<p>Last week, residents of North Memphis, Tennessee, woke up to what most people would consider a pretty creepy surprise: a half-mile-long spider web on the grass near their homes. Local news station <i>WMC Action News 5</i>reported that "millions" of spiders had "infested" one of the …

Insects

Tourist attractions left deserted after terror attacks

Red Sea

One World Trade Center lights up in blue, white, and red to honor victims of the Paris attacks

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo gave the command to light up the spire.<p>The governor released a statement, relayed in full by Park Slope Patch, condemning the attacks and stating solidarity with the people of France:<p>New York City mayor Bill De Blasio also expressed his sympathies, saying that "the people …

Witness accounts from across Paris: 'I saw my final hour unfurl before me'

Dozens of people are reported to have been killed in and around Paris, in a series of explosions and shootings on Friday night. Witnesses to the attacks have written on social media and spoken to various media outlets to describe what they have seen.<p><b>Inside the Bataclan</b><p>Julian Pearce, a journalist …

Death Metal

An Instagrammer's Guide To Walt Disney World

Courtesy of © Mathew Monteith / Alamy Stock Photo<p>If you're traveling to Walt Disney World, odds are you've nailed the organization game. You drove yourself crazy getting a reservation at Be Our Guest six months before leaving town, wove an intricate web of FastPass+ booking reservations, and yes, …

A night of terror in Paris leaves as many as 150 people dead

<i>Updated at 4:00am EST on Nov. 14</i><p>A series of shootings and explosions have rocked Paris in at least three separate attacks, with as many as 150 dead, according to some news reports. French president François Hollande declared a state of emergency after the “unprecedented” attacks, calling in the …

France

Articles about tiny brooklyn studio apartment organized smart storage wall on Dwell.com - Dwell

Budapest design studio POSITION Collective employs clever storage solutions, including a wardrobe rack, modular walls, and a...<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>A couple takes a minimalist approach to their Brooklyn apartment, focusing …

Furniture

Dubai Is Buying Jetpacks For Its Firefighters

Sky-high prices are no obstacle to sky-high rescue<p>The future is already here -- it’s just mostly in Dubai. This week, the city, part of the United Arab Emirates, signed a deal with real-life jetpack maker Martin Aircraft Company to purchase 20 jetpacks for first responders. Why do rescue workers …

Future Cities

Titanic's last first-class menu sells for $118,750 in Texas auction

A menu from the last dinner served to first-class passengers aboard the doomed Titanic before the luxury ocean liner sank in 1912 fetched $118,750 at auction on Saturday.<p>Meanwhile, a pair of license plates from the limousine that drove President John F Kennedy through downtown Dallas when he was …

Titanic

Eat a Huge Call of Duty Hamburger, Support Veterans

Carl of Duty.<p>Fast-food burger chains Carl's Jr.and Hardee's have partnered with Activision to bring Call of Duty from the small screen and put it …

Call of Duty

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

Queen Elizabeth II

D.C. mansion where four were murdered is up for sale

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The red brick mansion in which a wealthy D.C. family and their housekeeper were held hostage, tortured and murdered this past spring is now up for sale.<p>On May 14, the bodies of businessman and philanthropist Savvas Savopoulos; his wife, Amy; their 10-year-old son, Philip; and …

Crime

Four Ultra-Chic New Boutique Hotels in South America

Fall is a prime time to travel, especially with chic new hotels opening around the globe. As the weather begins to cool down and the trees start …

Family Adventure Trips

Kids love pools and beaches, of course. And there's nothing wrong with those two aquatic draws anchoring a family trip, but juicing up the family holiday with one-of-a-kind experiences can make trips even more memorable. Here are a few locations, no more than a few hours from the mainland of the …

See The Best Military Photos From October 2015

Veterans Day is November 11th.<p>With Veterans Day fast approaching on Nov. 11, it's a good time to reflect on the beautiful imagery produced by U.S. Military photographers.<p>The following images were compiled from the Flickr pages of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard.<p>PHOTO …

Military

I'm a Heroin Addict

Like a doctor performing microscopic surgery, I pour the contents of the rainbow bags into my cooker, reach for my bottle of water, insert the syringe, and draw up about 20cc. I squirt the water into the cooker, watch it move across the white powder and turn to liquid. I move my lighter back and …

Table of Contents: The New Landscape

What’s ahead for next year? We’re looking at the new landscape, and we like what we see. Join us this week:<p>Monday<p>A new kind of kitchen garden: …

League of Legends team becomes first ever two time World Champions

SK Telecom T1 has just solidified itself as League of Legends' first ever two time World Champion. After nearly four weeks of competition across Europe, the team went nearly undefeated, dropping only one game in the finals against the KOO Tigers.<p>Even though SK Telecom T1 has two titles under its …

League of Legends

Daniel Radcliffe Set to Receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Major congrats are in order for Daniel Radcliffe! The 26-year-old actor will officially receive his very own spot on the acclaimed Hollywood Walk of …

Check Out Neil Patrick Harris' Adorable Family Star Wars Costumes

The Force is strong with this family.<p>Never to be outdone, <b>Neil Patrick Harris</b> and husband <b>David Burtka</b> proved themselves, yet again, the kings of …

30 Rustic Fall Color Schemes

Take a cue from the changing leaves.<p>Gorgeous year-round, these spaces — decorated in shades of pumpkin, rust and maple — feel particularly suited for the autumn season.

On a Scale of 1 to 10, Silicon Valley's Lack of Racial Diversity Is a 7

Ten was the worst.<p><i>Hearing from the leaders of the tech world is always revealing, and very often surprising. In our second annual Silicon Valley Insiders Poll, a panel of 101 executives, innovators, and thinkers weigh in on some of the biggest technological, political, and cultural questions of the</i> …

‘I’m about 20 feet up a tree,’ Texas flood victim tells news anchors during shocking interview

When a pair of news anchors covering powerful storms in Texas began interviewing a flood victim on air on Friday, they assumed he was safe and dry on land.<p>Little did they know that Kerry Packer was stuck “about 20 feet up a tree,” as the longtime Boy Scout informed the shocked hosts almost a minute …

Extreme Weather

Russian female astronauts asked how they would cope in space without men and makeup

It was inspiring news at first: Russia announced that starting this week, six female astronauts would live in a mock-spacecraft in Moscow for eight days, to test out the physical and psychological effects of long-term spaceflight. The women, ages 22 to 34, are trying out for a Russian Moon mission …

Editor's Picks: 7 Inspiring Small Spaces

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's November 2015 issue.<p>Why is the idea of downsizing such a common daydream? Perhaps we equate paring down belongings and reducing domestic square footage with having a simpler, happier life. After all, being unencumbered by the unnecessary …

Architecture

Taylor Swift performed 'Let It Go' in an Olaf costume with Idina Menzel

Taylor Swift brought the U.S. leg of her <i>1989 Tour</i> to a close Saturday night in Tampa, Fla., with a little Halloween spirit and — surprise! — a …

Heidi Klum Completely Transformed Into a Cartoon-worthy Jessica Rabbit for Halloween

After weeks of teasing, Heidi Klum finally revealed her 2015 Halloween costume. And it was another knockout!<p>Klum, 42, dressed as Jessica Rabbit, the …

Black Tie

14 ghostly photos of famous Egyptian landmarks with no tourists

Tourists have traveled to Egypt's ancient pyramids and historic monuments for centuries.<p>But tourism has dropped rapidly in recent years, as violent conflicts following the 2011 revolution have been particularly successful in scaring off travelers.<p>According to a recent Reuters article, 9.9 million …

Cairo

Taylor Swift Being Sued Over "Shake It Off" Because Haters Gonna Hate

Will Taylor be able to shake off this lawsuit?<p>TMZ reports that Tall Drink of Water* Taylor Swift is being sued by a man who says she stole his lyrics. Them's fightin' words!<p>Songwriter Jessie Braham says Tay's hit song, "Shake It Off," "borrows heavily" from a song he wrote in 2013 called, "Haters …