Biographies

Paperbacks From Hell is as wild as its source material

<i>Paperbacks From Hell</i>, the new foray into nonfiction from horror novelist Grady Hendrix, opens with an image that will be familiar to voracious …

Horror Fiction

Range Rover Autobiography Dynamic Is A 550 HP Gentleman’s Express

Range Rover Autobiography Dynamic is a long, complicated name for a vehicle with a simple design brief—a big, fast, luxurious SUV.

Land Rover Range Rover

Daddy, Sanjay Dutt biopic, Dangal: In a biographical film, do we judge the subject or the filmmaker?

Packaging one’s life for cinema has been a running trend and even today, people are putting their money on films that are inspired by real people. …

Bollywood

Judge will not partially close courtroom in federal terrorism case

A judge will not partially close a courtroom for the testimony of an informant during a federal terrorism trial scheduled for this month where an …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Gorgeous and fascinating look into the science of animal schooling

Animal collective behavior is not well understood, but thanks to new technologies, it's possible to isolate individual animals in order to understand …

Lifestyle

How do animals flock, school, herd and swarm as synchronized units?

<b>Scientists are unlocking the secrets behind animals' "collective behavior" using high-speed video and software to figure out how and why they do it.</b><p>A …

Sustainability

RuPaul's biographical series will stream on Hulu

2017 has been very good to RuPaul. The ninth season of Drag Race notched eight Emmy nods, including for Reality Competition Host which he won last year. RuPaul's streak continued on Wednesday as Hulu announced that it has optioned <i>Queen</i>, a fictionalized half-hour dramedy chronicling his rise to …

TV

Projects by George Clooney, Angelina Jolie headed to TIFF

A comedy-drama directed by George Clooney and a biographical thriller helmed by Angelina Jolie are headed to this year's Toronto International Film …

Hollywood

6 Awesome Author Box Biography Wordpress Plugin » Labnal - End Is The Start

We are learning many interesting articles from the internet by searching on Google and we move further after taking the knowledge from that article. …

Web Design

This extract from Gazza’s autobiography has gone viral and it’ll make you wish you were football star in the 90s

“This story by Gazza about a day off whilst at Italia’90 basically packs more into 500-odd words than your average thriller novel.” notes</i> …

Viral

A New Wave Of Biographical Video Games Is Playing At Real Life

An emerging genre of games based on people’s real-life experiences is proving provocative and compelling

Genghis Khan

Bumble Bees Are Teaching Scientists How To Build Better Drones

How scientists are using high-speed videography to investigate and learn from the clumsy flight of bumble bees<p>Examining the wings of an anesthetized bumble bee.<br>(Credit: bioGraphic.)<p>Bumble bees are clumsy fliers. They crash into things about once per second. But before scientists began filming them …

Bees

The biographical video games playing at real life

An emerging genre of games based on people’s real-life experiences is proving provocative and compelling<p>In my myriad careers as a video game player, I have waited tables in <i>Diner Dash</i>, manned trebuchets in <i>Total War</i>, driven cabs in <i>Crazy Taxi</i>, delivered newspapers as <i>Paperboy</i> and tilled fields in</i> …

Genghis Khan

Happy Soul (30 min video) Biographical film about Atmarama…

Happy Soul (30 min video) Biographical film about Atmarama Prabhu (ACBSP). His popular instrument for making bhajan is guitar which is making …

Hare Krishnas

How a careless mistake led to a breakthrough in heart surgery

In 1947, a young researcher’s misplaced silk suture gave rise to pioneering work in cardiovascular treatment<p>In this magnificent book, Thomas Morris provides us with a thoughtful, engaging and rigorous account of how cardiac surgeons through history have sought to undo the ravages wrought on the …

Medicine

Cher’s Going to Broadway! The Icon Confirms Biographical Musical Coming in 2018

<b>Cher’s Been Making Headlines Thanks To Her Show Stopping Billboard Music Awards Performance</b><p>Come back every day at 8:30 a.m. EST to watch People Now …

Cher

Prisoners of Self: Incessant Autobiography in the Smartphone Age

The man doting over a smartphone screen, scrolling through media with his fingertips, is like a gorilla meticulously picking out little bugs from his …

Faith

Winners of the BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

Entrants in the fourth annual BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition, put on by the California Academy of Sciences, were invited to “celebrate and illustrate the rich diversity of life on Earth, and inspire action to protect and conserve it through the power of imagery.” These images …

Nature

The Trump administration is rolling out tougher screening for visa applicants — including social media checks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration has rolled out a new questionnaire for U.S. visa applicants worldwide that asks for social media handles for the last five years and biographical information going back 15 years.<p>The new questions, part of an effort to tighten vetting of would-be …

Immigration

Chelsea Manning Profiled in New York Times Magazine

Interesting reading.

Chelsea Manning

Trump administration approves tougher visa vetting, including social media checks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration has rolled out a new questionnaire for U.S. visa applicants worldwide that asks for social media handles for the last five years and biographical information going back 15 years.<p>The new questions, part of an effort to tighten vetting of would-be …

Politics

It Took Four Years of Lying on a Riverbed for a Photographer to Capture This Shot

Paparazzi these days will do literally anything for the shot. Even go snorkeling underwater every night for four years.<p>This photo, shared on …

Photography

Photographer waited in a river nightly for 4 years to get this singular shot of a beaver

<b>Donning snorkeling gear and weights, Louis-Marie Preau would lie motionless on the riverbed for 2 to 3 hours a night waiting for the perfect …

Sustainability

The enduring appeal of presidential biographies

It measures nearly three inches wide (twice the size of Richard Reeves's estimable 1993 volume on John F. Kennedy) and checks in at 1,461 pages (more than twice the number in David Maraniss's 1995 biography of Bill Clinton). David J. Garrow's <i>Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama</i>, which went on …

Books

Wiley autobiography to be published in November

<i>Eskiboy</i> will look at the veteran grime artist's life and career William Heinemann will publish Grime artist Wiley's autobiography. Called <i>Eskiboy</i>, the …

Autobiography

The Britney Spears Broadway Musical Will Not Be Autobiographical. What?!

On Thursday, <i>Forbes</i> reported that a Broadway musical featuring songs from the beloved catalog of Britney Spears is in the works, following in the …

Britney Spears

Biographical film on Bruce Lee to be shot in China and Malaysia

A biographical film on the boyhood of martial artist Bruce Lee is going to begin shooting this summer.

Bruce Lee

North American Paperback of Morrissey's 'Autobiography' Reinstates Censored Passages About Male Relationship

Soon after Morrissey's <i>Autobiography</i> came to North America last December, reports emerged that this version had been edited, with the details of the …

Morrissey

Wiley Shares Autobiography Details

<b>Wiley</b> has shared details of his new autobiography Eskiboy.<p>A legendary figure in grime, Wiley has long teased the possibility of writing his …

Books

Wiley to release 'Eskiboy' autobiography this November

Grime pioneer Wiley is set to release his official autobiography, 'Eskiboy', this coming November.<p>Fans have lusted over a definitive account of the …

Electronic Music