Susie Conley

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A guide to the eateries of Turkey

<i>A guide to the various types of eating places you'll find in Turkey.</i><p>One of the joys of eating out in Turkey is that there’s no need to order your whole meal at once. It’s perfectly acceptable to order one or two small dishes, see how you go, and order more later if you’re still hungry or tempted. …

Tablet editions of magazines are no quick cure for the industry

An old boss of mine said he didn't regret launching magazines that didn't work but he did regret not closing them sooner. He'd applaud Future's …

Will the Leap Motion Controller change how we use computers?

When John Underkoffler was designing the interface for the film Minority Report, Steven Spielberg told him it should look like the characters were …

See the ebb and flow of Citi Bikes in New York City

After two months on the street, New York's first bike-sharing program Citi Bike is starting to yield some interesting data about how riders are actually using the service. Citi Bike has made this kind of data surprisingly transparent — it's simple to see real-time information on where bikes are …

Which Citizens Are Under More Surveillance, U.S. Or European?

The disclosure of of previously secret NSA surveillance programs has been met by outrage in Europe. The European Parliament even threatened to delay trade talks with the United States.<p>Yet U.S. officials have dismissed much of the complaining as hypocrisy. Before the House rejected legislation that …

EU’s response to NSA? Drones, spy satellites could fly over Europe

The European Union is pondering an EU Commission proposal to acquire a fleet of surveillance drones, satellites, and planes as part of an “ambitious …

Marco Rubio leads Senate effort to advance 20 week abortion ban

Rubio and other senators have been meeting discreetly to build support for the anti-abortion measure<p>Senate Republicans Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz and Rob Portman have been meeting discreetly to help advance a measure to ban abortion at 20 weeks and leverage what anti-choice activists are calling a …

‘Runaway greenhouse’ easier to trigger on Earth than thought, study says

NASA’s Pioneer Venus Orbiter took this false color image of Venus’ clouds during its mission circling the cloudy world from 1979 into 1992. The planet experienced a runaway greenhouse that evaporated its oceans. A similar scenario is could occur on Earth today, a new study says.<p>It's plausible that …

Climate Change

Treasury Secretary: Congress Must End Uncertainty On Debt

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew says the debt ceiling needs to be raised, but without another economically damaging partisan fight.<p>In a series of interviews on the Sunday morning political talk shows, Lew said Congress needs to lift the "cloud of uncertainty" over the nation's finances and raise the …

GOP skeptics muddle energy push

Republican strategists have laid out an aggressive game plan for seizing the high ground on energy during the August recess: talk about gas prices and jobs, jobs, jobs.<p>But some Republicans are straying from the script, spouting off instead about the Book of Genesis, claims about scientific …

100 Years Of Meteorites In An Interactive Image [Infographic]

More meteorites have crashed into Earth than you expect, probably<p>This interactive infographic, from designer Sebastian Sadowski, charts 100 years of meteorites, mapping them by where they fell and when. You can explore the number of meteorites that fell in India over the past century, then see how …