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Usher pays tribute to Prince at Coachella

Coachella’s second weekend was full of Prince tributes, as it began just one day after the funk icon died on April 21. And on Sunday, Usher gave a …

Australian artist creates incredible 'Purple Rain'-inspired mural

We still can't believe Prince is gone.<p>In the days after the sudden death of the artist, the tragic event has inspired a flood of tributes around the …

Prince's Death: 5 Latest Developments

More details about the legendary musician’s shocking death have been released<p>Prince’s death shocked the world last week, with everyone from fellow …

Prince: Questlove pens heartfelt essay

Questlove’s reaction to Prince’s death was emotional and heartbreaking; shortly after the news broke, The Roots bandleader wrote, “I can’t f—ing …

Prince's lawyer: Death a shock; singer led clean lifestyle

Prince's longtime lawyer called the death of the superstar a complete shock and said Monday that the singer lived a clean and healthy lifestyle, …

Michael Jackson

Prince reportedly didn’t sleep for 6 days before his death. Could that have been fatal?

Prince, the legendary musician from Minneapolis, dies at 57.<p>Prince, the legendary musician from Minneapolis, dies at 57.<p>It has been five days since Prince’s death, but the exact cause remains a mystery. A preliminary sheriff’s briefing discounted trauma and suicide, but the official autopsy report …

Sleep

'He was a level above genius': Hot Chip, Azealia Banks, Peaches and more pick their favourite Prince moments

Azealia Banks<p>“The death of Prince was a real bad day for individuals in our culture. The real, true individuals are dying out. There aren’t many of us left. Prince is from a time when music was real and not so manufactured. Even when he did pop stuff he had a way of doing it with style. I grew up …

Michael Jackson

Chris Martin sings Raspberry Beret with 8th graders

Since Prince’s death on Thursday, artists from around the world have paid tribute to the late funk legend with covers of his most beloved songs. …

Ellen DeGeneres pays tribute to Prince

Back in 2003, when Ellen DeGeneres first launched her talk show, she sometimes struggled to get big stars on the program. But one star in particular …

Prince Wrote About Women in a Way That Most Contemporary Male Artists Still Can't

Women usually exist in men’s songs as passive objects, which is to not exist at all. With Prince, they were addressed with awe and empathy.<p>When I heard that Prince had passed away, it was the first time the death of a celebrity hit me in a real and immediate way. There was disbelief, followed by …

Feminism

Game of Thrones: Everything You Need to Know Before Watching Season 6

A spoiler-free refresher on where we left off.<p>It’s been a long time since we visited the Starks, Lannisters, Targaryens, and more. Though speculation about what <i>might</i> happen next year is sky high, many have stayed out of the guessing game. For those who prefer to be surprised by what’s in store for …

Sneak Peek at Game of Thrones Season 6: Pictures

Prince: A Life in Pictures

Award Shows

Still Stuck for Gift Ideas?! 45 Edible Gifts to Whip Up for Everyone on Your List

It’s hard to believe we’re already a few days away from Xmas. (Seriously, where did 2014 go?) With tree decorating, holiday parties and Christmas decor DIYs, it’s a miracle we can even tie our shoes. If you’re still struggling to think of gift ideas for your loved ones, we’re here to help. We’ve …

Awake

The Jaw-Dropping Photography of Storm Chaser Mike Hollingshead

You might not come out on top if you weigh the pros and cons of storm chasing, but there are definitely pros beyond feeling like a bada** and a deep …

This composition is made up from 5000 pictures taken in a 48 hour period and looks amazing.

The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

Homemade Sriracha

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: In this dark time, when the fate of Sriracha is up in the air and the world is up in arms, Carey Nershi of Reclaiming Provinicial is showing us</i> …

Food Preservation

The 10 Most Killer Cover Songs of the Past Decade

This century has been a golden age for cover songs. Thanks to YouTube, we're always there whenever a band plays a must-hear version of some recent …

Music

These Songs Could Have Changed Your Life: The Best Rejected Songs of the Millennium

In which 20 Grantland writers wipe their eyes, put on their headphones, take a walk, and attempt to process the most egregious omissions from the …

Spitzer space telescope: Ten years of amazing views

As Nasa’s telescope celebrates its tenth anniversary of revealing the Universe’s dark side, we show some of the most memorable images it has captured.<p>Before the Spitzer space telescope launched on 25 August 2003, a lot lay hidden in the dark corners of the Universe. One of Nasa's four Great …

Universe

Hiking the Inca Trail

The security line at my home airport in Washington, D.C., isn’t where I expected to get my first reminder that I should have trained a little more for 19 days of trekking the mountains of Peru.<p>I assumed that lesson would be taught somewhere around 9,000 feet, on the Inca Trail. But before I even …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/04/09/bunker-house-by-estudio-botteri-connell/ Bunker House by Estudio Botteri-Connell

Obama Wants To Pay For Free Preschool By Raising Taxes On Cigarettes

We don't have the full budget yet, but the six-page brief is loaded with priorities that the President laid out in his State of the Union address and has campaigned around the country to promote.<p>Among those is his plan to invest in early childhood education through his Preschool for All initiative. …