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Kanye launches jewellery line inspired by 14th-century art

Kanye West has continued his expansion into artistic realms outside of music, with the launch of a 12 piece jewellery line, made in collaboration with Jacob Arabo, a go-to-jeweller for many of hip-hop’s biggest names.<p>The jewellery, that has reportedly been modelled by Kim Kardashian for months, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

'Single currency experiment has been a disaster' admits Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz in The Euro

"Europe, the source of the Enlightenment, the birthplace of modern science, is in crisis.” So says Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prize-winning economist and sometime chairman of President Bill Clinton’s Council of Economic Advisors.<p>“Large parts of Europe” have endured “a lost decade”; incomes per head are …

ANC faces losses in vote that could reshape South African politics | Reuters

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (Reuters) - A metal sculpture overlooks the ocean on South Africa’s southern coast, showing Nelson Mandela with his fist triumphantly thrust into the air and a sweeping line of diverse figures waiting to vote.<p>African National Congress (ANC) president,Jacob Zuma (2nd R) …

South Africa

10 epic long-distance walks around the world

From the Highlands to the Himalayas, these hikes take in some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes. They’re not for the faint-hearted, but keen trekkers will love the challenges posed by each More great walks: Europe | UK | best kit<p>Makalu Base Camp, Nepal<p>The trek to the base of the fifth …

Hiking

Tokyo's Hidden Streets Look Like They Are Straight From A Movie

You aren't looking at the back streets of Ridley's Scott's classic Blade Runner movie, it's actually present-day Tokyo masterfully captured by …

Blade Runner

Stunning Portraits Of The World’s Remotest Tribes Before They Pass Away (46 pics)

Living in a concrete box with hot water pouring from the tap, a refrigerator cooling our food and wi-fi connecting us to the rest of the world, we …

This teenage photographer shoots the natural beauty of one of the world’s densest cities

Kelvin Yuen, a 19-year-old university student from Hong Kong, first picked up a camera seriously in 2014, and has been taking photos of the city in his free time ever since. But unlike many photographers who shoot Hong Kong’s manmade attributes like skyscrapers and trams, or the city’s seven …

Hong Kong

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Wife Giving Away 99% of Shares

Facebook Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg ​used the occasion of the birth of his first child to announce that over the course of their lives, he and his wife Priscilla Chan will give away 99% of their Facebook shares, currently valued at about $45 billion.<p>Mr. Zuckerberg ​his wife said their daughter is …

Mark Zuckerberg

The Science of Why We Cry and the Three Types of Tears

What stress hormones have to do with the social machinery of sympathy.<p><i>“If you need to cry you should cry,”</i> Maira Kalman wrote in her marvelous philosophical children’s book. But what is it, exactly, that makes us need to cry and are all tears created equal? That’s what the TED-Ed team explores in …

Creativity

A Fascinating Look At The Hyena Men Of Nigeria

Known to the locals on the streets of Lagos as the <i>Gadawan Kura</i> (rough translation: ‘hyena handlers/guides’) but portrayed by Nigerian press as little …

Africa

Ideas For Cheap Social Activities | The Art of Manliness

Last month some friends of ours invited us to be on their team for a non-stop overnight running relay race. Each member of the team would be charged …

Nasa scientists find evidence of flowing water on Mars

Researchers say discovery of stains from summertime flows down cliffs and crater walls increases chance of finding life on red planet<p>Water on the red planet - in pictures Water on Mars - an interactive guide<p>Liquid water runs down canyons and crater walls over the summer months on Mars, according to …

Astronomy

A Guide to Understanding Your Millennial

There is something totally unique and different going on with millennials. Faced with an economy, this group of humans with a range of emotions enjoys life styles that will probably change in the future. For example, they’ve been known to take pictures—boy, do they love pictures. In the past, we …

Can images change history?

Shocking pictures, like that of the body of three-year-old Aylan Kurdi from Syria, can alter perceptions. But we pick and choose what will horrify us<p>Warning: this article contains images that readers may find distressing<p>Can images change history? Like many people – or perhaps just many people of a …

Vietnam War

Google 'Firsts' From the Company's Early Days

Long ago (in terms of internet history), before Google aspired to design self-driving cars and extend the human lifespan, it was just a search engine …

The Daily Lives of Flight Attendants Photographed by Brian Finke

Flying the friendly skies, New York editorial photographer Brian Finke crisscrossed the United States photographing flight attendants on Delta, …

Winners of the National Geographic Photo Contest 2015 - in pictures

A humpback whale and her newborn calf scooped the first prize in National Geographic’s annual photography competition. More than 17,000 entries were submitted, whittled down to three winners and seven recognised on merit

Humpback Whales

7 Letters to Write Before You Turn 70 | The Art of Manliness

At AoM we’re great champions of the lost art of letter writing. Emails, texting, and the wide variety of other digital mediums available to us in the …

Three Shark Photographers You Need to Follow

The water column is a three-dimensional habitat for sharks. Instead of traveling horizontally across the ocean, many spe<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Thomas P. Peschak<p>…

Paintings of Birds Sprinkled with Color by Frank Gonzales | Colossal

<p>Artist Frank Gonzales refers to his process as a cross-pollination of elements, a mixture of realism and artificiality expressed through acrylic …

Foggy Forests of Ancient Trees Pruned for Charcoal in Basque Country Photographed by Oskar Zapirain | Colossal

<p>Oskar Zapirain's photographs capture eerie forests cast in thick fog, hazy light descending upon the foliage in the same green shade that blankets …

Zimbabwe's booming restaurant scene

<b>The aroma of fried chicken drifts enticingly from Shupikai Muyambo's cafe, making your tummy rumble.</b><p>Located in Chipinge, a small farming town near Zimbabwe's border with Mozambique, Padera Restaurant enjoys a busy trade.<p>Customers flock to eat its chicken, beef or fish, served with rice or sadza (a …

Africa