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An expansive photo record of Native American life in the early 1900s

'The North American Indian'<p>One man's vision of a continent of cultures<p>1904<p>Born on a Wisconsin farm in 1868, Edward Sheriff Curtis grew up to become a …

A Letter from Rebecca

What I Discovered From Interviewing Imprisoned ISIS Fighters

No sooner am I settled in an interviewing room in the police station of Kirkuk, Iraq, than the first prisoner I am there to see is brought in, …

A Trip to Zaqistan, One Man's 'Sovereign Nation' in the Middle of the Utah Desert

We went to the conceptual art project that turned into a literal example of nation-building and is now a bizarre international phenomenon.<p>Last month I found myself sputtering around in the Utah desert, on my way to a place called Zaqistan. After countless hours of driving down a series of …

Greater than the sum of its parts

LIKE some people who might rather not admit it, wolves faced with a scarcity of potential sexual partners are not beneath lowering their standards. …

Retronaut

The Navajo code talkers that helped the U.S. win WWII<p>Once forbidden from speaking their native language, Navajo troops developed an unbreakable code …

North Pole

Masters of Love

Science says lasting relationships come down to—you guessed it—kindness and generosity.<p>Every day in June, the most popular wedding month of the year, about 13,000 American couples will say “I do,” committing to a lifelong relationship that will be full of friendship, joy, and love that will carry …

Gentrification in Oakland: A new arrival digs deep into California’s history in search of his neighborhood’s true owners.

<i>This</i> <i>essay</i> <i>originally appeared in</i> Boom: A Journal of California<i>.</i><p>In March 2011, after signing our names so many times that our wrists ached, my wife and …

10 best new Bay Area restaurants

February may be the season of valentines, but we’ve got a better idea. We think romance should be celebrated all year long. So stop worrying about …

A Look Inside This Luxury 280-Square-Foot Tiny House In Oregon

I'm in!<p>Tiny houses have been growing in popularity in recent years, as people are increasingly seeking a simpler and more affordable life. After all, …

#NBA fans: Where are your team’s followers?

If you think you know where NBA fans of each team live, you may be surprised. Our new NBA Twitter fan map shows the followers of all 30 teams in the …

550 Sq. Ft. Prefab Timber Cabin

Are you looking for a tiny cabin that doesn’t require a lot of time and effort to be ready? The people from FabCab already thought about a nice …

Prefab Homes

Can You Buy a Quality Cabin For $5k? This Company Thinks So.

Let’s get this out of the way at the beginning: it’s not a Quonset hut. This isn’t a Black Friday deal. It’s newly built by a Houston-area business …

Tiny House Movement

Jimmy Nelson

The Bay Area's Best Hikes With a View

Living in the Bay Area means that our average, everyday views are just as spectacular as some of the best in the world. (We like to think so, …

Eight resourceful low-cost housing projects from around the globe

Architects plan low-cost residences for all kinds of reasons, whether rehousing victims of natural disasters or creating affordable homes for people …

Four Ways Officer Darren Wilson And The Ferguson Police Could Still Be Held Accountable In Court

Monday night, St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch announced that a grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson, the cop who shot …

How to create happy communities through co-housing

In the early autumn sunshine, four-year-old Milo and his two playmates race between houses built of straw, in and out of open doors, grabbing an apple here and a drink there, occasionally slowing to greet an adult or poke the earth with a stick.<p>Unlike most youngsters growing up in modern cities, …

The joy of polyamory

In my first year at university, I developed a major crush on a man. He didn’t appear to return it.<p>Seven years later, he was married with children, …

These close-up photos of a comet from the Rosetta-Philae mission will touch your soul

It took 12 years for the Rosetta spacecraft to reach comet 67P more than 300 million miles away from Earth. Now we can enjoy the spectacular spoils of that mission.<p>Rosetta’s Philae lander successfully touched down on the comet’s surface, a cosmic first, on Nov. 12. Philae spent more than two days …

The 2014 Eater Award Winners From Coast to Coast

It is time now—drumroll, trumpets, gongs—to announce the winners of the <b>2014 Eater Awards</b>. In over a dozen categories in 24 cities, the winners comprise a diverse group of the finest and most interesting chefs, operators, and characters in the continent that have defined this year in dining. We …

Fuck Yes or No

Think about this for a moment: Why would you ever choose to be with someone who is not excited to be with you?<p>There’s a grey area in dating many …

Relationships

The Guide to Strong Boundaries

A lot of people ask me about boundaries in relationships—what they are, what they look like, how to build them and maintain them, do they help <i>that</i> …

Relationships

Mac user?

Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) is a way to help protect your email communications from being read by anyone except their intended recipients. And, to a …

Douchebag: The White Racial Slur We’ve All Been Waiting For

by Michael Mark Cohen<p>“The white folks had sure brought their white to work with them that morning.” <i>Chester Himes,</i> If He Hollers Let Him Go.<p><b>On</b> …