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Theo Jansen Debuts His Newly Slimmed Down Wind Powered Walking Strandbeest For 2018

For years we’ve been writing about Dutch artist Theo Jansen and his Strandbeests, incredible wind-powered walking sculptures, and those inspired by …

The 1991–1997 Ducati 900SS Is The Used Motorcycle You Need

If the 1980s was the age of Disco, then you might say the 1990s was the age of Ducati—at least for those of us who like the music of big-bore Desmo …

Glass and Stone Combine to Dazzling Effect on California's Central Coast

In Clint Eastwood’s exclusive Tehama resort in Carmel, a crisp, contemporary home prioritizes indoor/outdoor living.<p>When a pair of empty nesters decided to trade San Francisco for a more rural refuge, they turned to Carmel–based practice Studio Schicketanz to bring their retirement home to life.<p>Set …

Clint Eastwood

‘So uncalled for’: George W. Bush’s former press secretary chides Trump for mocking ‘thousand points of light’

By John Wagner<p>John Wagner<p>National reporter leading The Post's breaking political news team<p>Email Bio Follow<p>President Trump drew a rebuke Thursday night from George W. Bush’s White House press secretary after he mocked the "thousand points of light" volunteer effort of Bush's father during a …

U.S. Politics

Is Michael Cohen Turning on Donald Trump?

The most famous game-theory formula was developed in 1950, by two mathematicians, Melvin Dresher and Merrill Flood. But it was only later that another mathematician gave it the catchy name that made it famous: the Prisoner’s Dilemma. The idea is simple: two accused criminals have been arrested and …

Budget Breakdown: A Portland Couple Design and Build a Compact Home For $222K

An architect and construction engineer couple build a sustainable, 624-square-foot abode for $221,580—here's how the numbers add up.<p>Small, secondary homes are popping up everywhere in Portland, Oregon—including in the backyard of Scott Mooney and Lauren Shumaker. Dive into the costs of …

Living Rooms

The Effects of Marijuana on Your Body

Marijuana is made from the shredded and dried parts of the cannabis plant, including the flowers, seeds, leaves, and stems. It’s also known as pot, …

What You Need To Know About The Coming Showdown Between Trump And Mueller

The Russia imbroglio has brought Washington, D.C., to a crossroads that could have historic implications for President Trump and the nation.<p>Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller wants to interview Trump about what he knows and why he has acted in the way he has. The president and his …

Donald Trump

This Room Is Thought To Have Been Michelangelo's Secret Hideaway And Drawing Board

It was an art historian's chance discovery of a lifetime. Over 40 years ago, a museum director in Florence, Italy, found a hidden room whose walls were covered in drawings believed to be the work of Michelangelo and his disciples.<p>Although the drawings are not signed by the master, art experts say …

Donald Trump just accidentally revealed something very important about his 'fake news' attacks

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Wednesday morning, President Donald Trump sent out a tweet bashing the media. Nothing new there.<p>But, this tweet was different: Trump unintentionally revealed the false premise on which his relentless calls of "fake news" is based.<p>Here's the tweet:<p><i>"The Fake News is working overtime. Just</i> …

Fake News

The Donald Trump book club is exactly what you would think it would be

<b>(CNN) —</b> Something very strange has happened over the past three and a half months: President Donald Trump has started a book club of sorts -- recommending no fewer than seven books to his Twitter followers.<p>The books are a mix of retellings of the 2016 campaign by Trump-friendly voices (his tweet …

New England Is Crisscrossed With Thousands of Miles of Stone Walls

That’s enough to circle the globe—four times.<p>Walk into a patch of forest in New England, and chances are you will—almost literally—stumble across a …

New England

How Michelle Wolf Blasted Open the Fictions of Journalism in the Age of Trump

On Saturday, the comedian Michelle Wolf, performing at the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner, delivered the most consequential monologue so far of the Donald Trump era. Some of the attendees claimed to have walked out of the dinner in protest during the performance; others, like …

Trump’s TV interview this morning is already being used to undermine him in court

Federal prosecutors have already cited Trump’s statement about Michael Cohen in a court filing.<p>In a new court filing regarding the Michael Cohen raids, Justice Department prosecutors in New York are citing President Donald Trump’s own words during his angry <i>Fox & Friends</i> interview Thursday morning — …

How Complaining Rewires Your Brain for Negativity

<i>Originally published by Dr. Travis Bradberry on</i> <i>Talentsmart.com</i><i>.</i><p>Research shows that most people complain once a minute during a typical conversation. …

9 Ways to Transform Your Completely Average Bathroom - Without Remodeling

Of course we all crave a beautiful, spa-like bathroom... but many of us are living with the reality of average, run-of-the-mill bathrooms on …

1968: the year that changed America

The cliche says that if you can remember the Sixties, you weren’t really there. But <b>Hendrik Hertzberg</b> remembers the decade’s most explosive year very well indeed<p>Where were you in the 1960s? And what were you? A toddler, a grade schooler, a teenager? A young adult? Were you already old enough to form …

Let’s stop pretending Facebook cares

It’s time to flip the script.<p>The really great thing to come out of the Cambridge Analytica scandal is that Facebook will now start doing that thing we were previously assured at every turn they were doing all along. And all it took was everyone finding out about the harvesting and sale of …

Nuclear fusion on brink of being realised, say MIT scientists

Carbon-free fusion power could be ‘on the grid in 15 years’<p>The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.<p>The project, a collaboration between scientists at MIT and a private …

Nuclear Fusion

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Rafael Nadal

White Settlers Buried the Truth About the Midwest’s Mysterious Mound Cities

Around 1100 or 1200 A.D., the largest city north of Mexico was Cahokia, sitting in what is now southern Illinois, across the Mississippi River from …

For an innocent man, Trump sure does act guilty

By David Von Drehle<p>David Von Drehle<p>Columnist focusing on national affairs and politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Columnist<p>It’s not true that everyone in prison claims to be innocent. Most inmates I’ve known have been approximately as honest as people on the outside. Take that as you will.<p>What is true, in my …

Death Row

The Best Way to See New England’s North Forest Canoe Trail

<i>The North Forest Canoe Trail is a 740-mile water trail that follows Native American travel routes from Old Forge, New York, across Vermont, Qubec and</i> …

5 Legendary Tool Watches to Remember the Late Helmut Sinn

On February 14th, 2018, Helmut Sinn passed away at the age of 102. Sinn was an influential figure in watchmaking during the latter half of the 20th …

Attention, seniors: Trump’s budget is coming for your Medicare benefits

By Michelle Singletary<p>Michelle Singletary<p>Personal finance columnist<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Columnist<p>On the campaign trail, Trump promised — repeatedly — he wouldn’t cut Medicare benefits.<p>That was then: Trump promised over and over to ‘save’ Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. Will he?<p>This is now: …

Social Security

We've just hit a new presidential low

By Karen Tumulty<p>Karen Tumulty<p>Columnist covering national politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Columnist<p>Donald Trump has taken the presidency to yet another new low.<p>In a remarkable set of tweets over the weekend, the commander in chief sounded off on new revelations about the extent of Russia’s campaign to …

Opinion

Trump Is Out of His League with the Mueller Investigation

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team of prosecutors just dropped a big hammer on the Trump clan, and you can be sure that more is coming.<p>With …

Donald Trump

Trump tells a lot of little lies. This is the big one.

By Eugene Robinson<p>Eugene Robinson<p>Columnist focusing on politics and culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Columnist<p>The Trump administration is an aberration, an outrage, a threat to the nation’s very soul. But most of all, it’s a great big fraud.<p>Voters who thought President Trump would at least try to fulfill his …

Trump Administration

Hope Hicks: The quiet one in Trump’s White House suddenly feels the glare

By Mary Jordan and<p>Mary Jordan<p>National political correspondent<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Josh Dawsey<p>Josh Dawsey<p>Reporter covering the White House<p>Email Bio Follow<p>In a White House full of noise, she is the quiet one. Not the TV gladiator, not press room warrior, not a general. Certainly not the Mooch.<p>Hope Hicks, …

U.S. Politics

Constitutional Crisis in Slow Motion

Donald Trump will destroy this entire country — its institutions and its safeguards, the rule of law and the customs of civility, the concept of truth and the inviolable nature of valor — to protect his own skin.<p>We are not dealing with a normal person here, let alone a normal president.<p>This is a …

Donald Trump