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Russia offers to sell anti-aircraft missiles to Iran

Tehran said to be considering offer, which could have an impact on nuclear talks approaching a deadline next month<p>Russia has reportedly offered to sell Iran powerful and advanced anti-aircraft missiles in a deal that could have an impact on nuclear talks approaching a deadline next month.<p>Sergei …

Apple's $848M, 25-year solar agreement is the largest of its kind, will provide 130MW of clean energy

By<p>Apple's landmark solar power deal, announced by CEO Tim Cook this week, is a long-term sustainable energy solution that should generate enough to …

The Fat Burning Kitchen - Foods that Burn Fat, Foods that Make You Fat

<i>Attention Men & Women Over Age 50 Struggling To Lose Weight...</i><p><b>Discover How The Foods You're Eating Every Day Are Making Your Fat Cells SICK ...</b><p><b>Making</b> …

How to Beat Depression and Start Feeling Better About Yourself

Albert Ellis<p>You largely constructed your depression. It wasn’t given to you. Therefore, you can deconstruct it.<p><b>Are You Feeling Depressed?</b><p>Depression …

Apple Watch spotted in the wild turns skeptic into true believer

I’ll admit it: I don’t think I want an Apple Watch. I don’t need another screen to notify me about what’s happening on another screen.<p>That’s what I think now. But I’m not arrogant enough to believe Apple might not prove me wrong. They’ve certainly proven me wrong before.<p>Maybe you’re like me. Maybe …

Apple Watch

Why Entrepreneurs Are Betting On These 10 Emerging Food Trends

If the National Restaurant Association is right — their track record is spotty — you can expect to be eating more arcane cuts of pork and breeds of salmon this year, along with more plant-based entrées and quick-serve pasta. Those are the highlights of the organization’s recently released annual …

Canada Shipping Experimental Ebola Vaccine to Curb Outbreak

Mathieu Belanger—Reuters<p>Sean Gallup—Getty Images<p>Mathieu Belanger—Reuters<p>Mathieu Belanger—Reuters<p>Sean Gallup—Getty Images<p>Sean Gallup—Getty Images

What if Lots of People Have Ebola-Proof Blood?

Health news<p>As Ebola spreads out of control in West Africa, the World Health Organization reports a black market in blood from Ebola survivors. The epidemic is killing up to 70 percent of those who get sick, but the thousands who have survived have blood teeming with antibodies that protect them …

To the core: How can we travel to the center of the Earth?

By on August 4, 2014 at 1:24 pm<p>There is an odd dichotomy in human exploration: While we think nothing of going up — jetting through the skies six …

Earth Science

Scientists Create Cheap, Efficient Spray-On Solar Cells

For the first time, scientists have figured out a way to create efficient, affordable spray-on solar cells. While the concept itself isn’t something …

Fashion firm Marimekko turns to birch tree based alternative to water-intensive cotton

"The surface of the ready textile has a dim glow and it is pleasing to the touch," Aalto University introduces their new fabric. What else should we …

Fashion Shows

The Poetry of Leonard Cohen Illustrated by Two Short Films

Looking back on the literary career of Leonard Cohen—in full flower in the mid-sixties before his second life as a folk singer/songwriter—one …

Tom Petty On Cheap Speakers And George Harrison

On a recent night in San Diego, Tom Petty was doing what he's been doing for close to 40 years: leading his band The Heartbreakers on stage, playing the old hits and inaugurating new ones. He's just started touring behind <i>Hypnotic Eye</i>, the band's latest album in a prolific career — and if you ask …

Five new albums to try this week: Spoon, Owl John and more

Spoon – They Want My Soul (Anti)<p><b>Why you should listen</b>: It’s been four years since the last record from these Texas-based alt-rockers, and on They Want My Soul they sound tighter than ever. Might this be the album to propel them into the mainstream?<p><b>It might not be for you if</b>… You’re not interested …

Wax and Wane: The Tough Realities Behind Vinyl's Comeback

If we’re talking about vinyl in 2014, we have to talk about Jack White. In April, rock‘n’roll’s self-appointed analog evangelist celebrated Record Store Day by teaming up with United Record Pressing in Nashville to put out the “World’s Fastest Released Record.” At 10 a.m., White and his band …

Billy Joe Shaver Bares ‘Tooth,’ First Album in Seven Years

“It’s been a long time, yeah,” Billy Joe Shaver muses about his new album, <i>Long in the Tooth</i>, his first studio record of all-original material in …

Outlier

The Civil Wars Officially Split

Ending months of speculation about their uncertain future, Joy Williams and John Paul White, the Grammy-winning duo better known as the Civil Wars, …

When Is a Piano Not a Piano?

A century ago, musicians predicted instrument design changes that never happened.<p>When the piano was invented some 300 years ago, it was a technological marvel. The harpsichord could produce sound plucked at a single volume level, but the piano allowed for the kind of nuance you might expect from a …

Hear Robin Gibb’s Solo Take on Bee Gees’ ‘I Am the World’ – Premiere

Between 2006 and 2008, a few years before cancer took his life in May 2012, Robin Gibb returned to the studio to record what would have been a …

Making The Label Matter: A Record Company's Return From Obscurity

Today, there's so much music being released that it can be hard to know what to check out, let alone buy. Mark Rye says that when he worked at a record label in the 1970s, the process was easier — in part because you could often guess what a record would sound like if you knew who released it.<p>"At …

Rock-and-Roll Dandies Through the Years

Stylish rockers are the nucleus of the classic rock and roll philosophy. One cannot survive without the other - a singer's personal style and his music are inextricably linked.<p>From 1960s British mods to soulful crooners to psychedelic guitarists, musicians from every genre have used fashion as a …

Cat Power Joins J Mascis on "Wide Awake"

J Mascis: "Wide Awake" (via SoundCloud)<p>Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis will release his new LP <i>Tied to a Star</i> on August 25 in Europe and day later in the North America via Sub Pop. After sharing "Every Morning", another new track from that album has surfaced. "Wide Awake" features guest vocals from …

Michelle Shocked Releases Silent Album, Names Songs After Music Execs

Folk provocateur Michelle Shocked is getting into the silent album business, releasing an LP called <i>Inaudible Woman</i> comprising 11 tracks that boast no …

Watch All 14 ‘Weird Al’ Album Covers Get Illustrated in Animated Video

“Weird Al” Yankovic‘s viral video extravaganza may be over, but that doesn’t mean the celebration behind his first number one album, <i>Mandatory Fun</i> has …

Steven Van Zandt ‘Finally’ Cooks Up Star-Studded Darlene Love Album

E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt has begun putting together a record for Sixties pop hit-maker Darlene Love, whose voice appeared on …

The Best Typefaces from May 2014

<i>Sean Mitchell is an interactive designer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the editor of TypeRelease.</i><p>Here’s our roundup of the gorgeous typefaces that emerged last month. Check ’em out and tell us which is your favorite!<p>Eveleth is a premium letterpress family with exceptional realism and …

The Tom Waits Map: A Mapping of Every Place Waits Has Sung About, From L.A. to Africa’s Jungles

"And what becomes of all the little boys who never comb their hair? They're lined up all around the block, on the Nickel over there." So sings Tom …