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The 15 Most Popular Free Online Courses for Professionals

It's never too late to invest in your career.<p>It's never too late to invest in your career. Fortunately, we live in a time where we all have access to an elite education at our fingertips, not to mention completely free of charge. All you have to do is create a free account at Coursera, and you'll …

University of Michigan

5 Topics for Democratic Debate No. 4

<i>Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Martin O’Malley will meet on the debate stage Sunday amid the fiercest Democratic rhetoric of the presidential cycle to date. The tightening of the race between Clinton and Sanders has escalated the political jabs between the once-cordial adversaries. Clinton</i> …

17 Quirky-Cool Icons of Eyewear: From Peggy Guggenheim to Barbra Streisand

What better way to accessorize a collection “about Italy appreciated through foreigners’ eyes,” as’s Chief Critic <b>Sarah Mower</b> put it, than with OTT eyewear? The subplot of Dolce & Gabbana’s collection—a love letter, of sorts, to Italy’s picture-perfect past—was about vision and the …

Barbra Streisand

Taino People - (Puerto Rico) ARKTOS - Ebonillumini

"TAINO" a Novel by Jose Barreiro

Lost History: Rediscovering the Taíno People (Short Documentary)

Latest on Taíno DNA scientific studies

Boriken Warrior Studios

Obama set to announce 'practical' agenda focusing on immigration, income equality

President Obama is expected in his annual address Tuesday to detail what he calls “practical” proposals to advance the country in 2014, including ones to address "income inequality" and the nation’s immigration system.<p>But Obama will also make clear his intentions to use his executive powers to …

The Best Looks from Couture Spring 2014

As glamorous haute couture creations take to the runway in Paris, we're compiling the top one-of-a-kind looks to note. Follow our edit here.<p>As glamorous haute couture creations take to the runway in Paris, we're compiling the top one-of-a-kind looks to note. Follow our edit here.


The NSA Collects Hundreds Of Millions Of Global SMS Messages Every Day

Another day, another NSA story involving dragnet surveillance of global communications. Out this morning in the Guardian is news of Dishfire, an NSA program that collects nearly 200 million text messages each day.<p>The program is notable for its scale, and what the Guardian quotes as its “untargeted” …

My Namesake Orchid For The Christmas Season

I'm having an important holiday dinner party this Friday evening, and my staff has been scrambling to get the house decorated and in shape for the occasion. Whenever I entertain, I love filling the house with the many beautiful plants that thrive in my greenhouse. This blog is about moving a very …

Orchids of Australia

<b>WITH MORE THAN 100</b> genera of orchids in Australia – the majority of which are ground-living and found nowhere else – it is impossible to cover the …

Terrifying ‘Orchid Mantis’ is Camouflaged to Look Exactly Like a Pink Orchid Flower | Colossal

<p>In an unparalleled feat of natural selection the Orchid Mantis (<i>Hymenopus coronatus</i>) from Southeast Asia has evolved to look almost exactly like an …

Condé Nast photography comes to Paris

From March 1 until May 25, Paris fashion museum Palais Galliera will be celebrating a century of fashion photography from Condé Nast, with an …