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Record Store Day 2015: the 10 must-buy collector’s items

With 592 exclusive releases out on Record Store Day 2015, we guide you through 10 records worth queuing for<p>Record Store Day, the annual celebration of grooved acetate discs has its eighth UK outing on Saturday April 18. Obsessive record collectors and vinyl aficionados will be queuing around street …

The 100 best films of the decade (so far), #1-20

Going in, we knew that this list—totaled up from ballots submitted by 11 <i>A.V. Club</i> staff members and contributors—would be eclectic, with plenty of …

China's Endangered 'Magic Rabbit' Photographed For The First Time In 20 Years

Someone save this tiny pika<p>In remote northwest China, the cliffs of the Tian Shan mountains provide the last holdout for the Ili pika, a tiny rabbit relative with a shrinking habitat.<p>The Ili pika was always a rare and elusive creature, and it’s becoming rarer. Last summer it was photographed for …

Cure For HIV Found? Scientists Successfully Delete HIV From Human DNA

Researchers from Temple University have successfully deleted the HIV virus from a strand of human DNA for the first time ever, but when will the …

Temple University

The Audacity of Talking About Race With the Ku Klux Klan

Can conversation help end bigotry? An improbable example suggests that it would be unwise to discount the possibility.<p>When musician Daryl Davis first met a member of the Ku Klux Klan he was the only black man in a country band. They were playing a gig at an all-white venue in Frederick, Maryland. …

Jerry Lee Lewis

5 house plants that will clean your stale office air

Are you an indoor gardener? Keeping house plants is a hobby that really gives back, making spaces look, feel and even smell fresh.<p>Certain house …

30 Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lives

The greatest books are defined as classics for a reason. Written by the greatest literary minds of their time, they have universal themes, …

Literature

How to decide whether to elect an S-corp for your business

As far as I know, everyone wants to make money, but no one wants to pay taxes. Yet we all know that taxes are inevitable: All we can do is make smart …

Tomb and Chariot of Ancient Celtic Prince Unearthed in France

The 2,500-year-old lavish tomb and chariot of an ancient Celtic prince have been unearthed in France.<p>The ancient princely tomb, which was discovered in a large burial mound, was filled with stunning grave goods, including gorgeous pottery and a gold-tipped drinking vessel. The giant jug was …

ISIS militants destroy ancient Iraqi city of Hatra, Iraq government says

REUTERS - Islamic State militants have destroyed ancient remains of the 2,000-year-old city of Hatra in northern Iraq, the tourism and antiquities …

The 20 Best Books From The Past 20 Years, According To The Independent Bath Literature Festival

Picking a good book can be like searching for a needle in a haystack. There are just SO many.<p>Luckily, the literary experts over at the Independent …

Why Are Feminists Attacking Patricia Arquette?

Sunday night at the Oscars, the actress made a powerful plea for gender equality. On Monday she was deemed to have not been radical enough.<p>Patricia …

Mummified Monk Found Inside Buddha Statue

The master of impermanence becomes a permanent resting place.<p>When Buddha said “Peace comes from within,” he probably didn’t mean <i>inside</i> an actual Buddha statue. But Netherlands-based Drents Museum recently discovered that one of their Buddhas was hiding a secret: crouched inside was a monk who had …

8 Famous Replicas Hidden Where You'd Least Expect Them

<i>by Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Some attractions are so iconic that they become more than just landmarks. Take the Statue of Liberty or the Eiffel Tower, for example--just go online and you can find millions of homages, from LEGO versions to images embroidered on throw pillows. Now, some of …

Eating Healthy Is A Mental Disorder, Scientists Say

These days, it seems that everyone has that one friend who brings their own organic, gluten free, vegan health food alternatives to the family …

How Egypt Is Harming, Not Helping, The ISIS Fight

AL AOUR, Egypt -- Egypt's forceful response to the Islamic State's murder of Egyptian Christians in Libya this past weekend seemed to be a welcome addition to the fight against the extremist group. But observers say Egypt's actions since then indicate President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi is focusing on …

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Our favorite films from the 2015 Sundance Film Festival

And the ones that got away<p>Best dramatic films<p>Tangerine<p><b>Casey Newton:</b> Sean Baker’s buzzy comedy is notable for having been filmed almost entirely on an iPhone 5S. But the film itself sticks in your mind: a shaggy, draggy story about Sin-Dee and Alexandra, two trans women of color working as …

Jeff Bezos’ brilliant advice for anyone running a business

If you want to build a successful, sustainable business, don’t ask yourself what could change in the next ten years that could affect your company.<p>Instead, ask yourself what <i>won’t</i> change, and then put all your energy and effort into those things.<p>That’s the advice of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, …

Jeff Bezos

What Top Financial Consultants Think Every Entrepreneur Should Know about Overseas Living

There's a "secret" just for entrepreneurs that top financial consultants are eager to share: Moving overseas can, in somecases, save you a bundle on your small business.<p>I wrote about it before, for some entrepreneurs and small business taking advantage of offshore opportunities is a sensible way to …

Entrepreneurship

Sundance Film Festival ’15 Recap: Dicks, Docs, and ‘Dope’

The biggest indie film fest in the world boasted a plethora of fascinating documentaries, compelling coming of age movies, and lots of …

Three Victorian psychiatrists' deaths raise questions over 'intense' training program

Dr Haikerwal, a Victorian GP and chairman of the World Medical Association Council, said after talking to psychiatric trainees in Victoria over the …

NYC Economy Takes $200 Million Hit From Storm Shutdown

New York City lost an estimated $200 million in economic activity in the fizzled snowstorm and decision to shut down the transit system — a loss that wasn't crippling overall but had the biggest impact on small businesses and hourly workers.<p>Consumers who would have otherwise bought cars or made …

Green getaways: a guide to the best garden holidays

Try a horticultural holiday and find fresh inspiration for the home plot<p>Making holiday plans? I don’t often go away, but if I did, I would probably choose a garden tour. A bit of a busman’s holiday, I suppose, but at least we’d all have something in common. But how to choose from a mouth-watering …

Western Cape

Here's Some Undeniable Proof That Tahiti Is, In Fact, Paradise

This time of year is the ultimate challenge for those of us who suffer from wanderlust: The holidays are over, but the frost is still sticking. Spring still seems to be eons away.<p>However, a remedy exists for this existential monotony, and that is to plan a trip. Where better to go than …

How one of the best films at Sundance was shot using an iPhone 5S

A breakout hit made with an $8 app<p><i>Tangerine</i>, a breakout hit from this year’s Sundance Film Festival, is full of surprises. There’s the subject matter: transgender prostitutes working in a not-so glamorous part of Hollywood. And there are the characters: flinty, funny, nobody’s victim. But the story …