Sometimes, in life, you think you’re going to a Bob Dylan concert, only to end up awash in a sea of Deadheads swaying and staring intently at their hands, because Bob Dylan was touring with Phil Lesh at the time. That’s what happened...Show More Summary
When the Grateful Dead's long, strange trip comes to an end this weekend with a series of farewell concerts at Soldier Field in Chicago, it will give devoted fans one last chance to commune with the band in a sea of tie-dyed glory.
In her series, Dead Water, photographer Dana Stirling captures Atraktzia, an Israeli water park, in all its faded glory. In Kibuts Kalia, an Israeli resort town along the Dead Sea, the Atraktzia amusement park sits locked up and long abandoned. Show More Summary
If the oarfish, purple giant sea slugs, dolphins and tuna crabs washing up dead on the shores of southern California didn’t scare you, maybe this will. Geologists monitoring a portion of the Newport-Inglewood Fault Zone in the Los Angeles Basin have found unusual leaks of helium-3 (3He),...
Jon Bernthal has been cast as The Punisher for season two of Marvel’s Daredevil series. Bernthal has become well-known for playing Shane Walsh on The Walking Dead. According to Nerdist.com, showrunner Marco Ramirez revealed that season two will focus on the conflicts between Daredevil and the infamous antihero. Show More Summary
Lithuanian prosecutors have revealed that alcohol has been found in blood of one of the two pilots of An-2 plane which crashed into the Baltic Sea in mid-May; “bottles containing not only mineral water” have been found on board, the body of the second pilot has not been found yet.
NEW BOOK FROM THE FINNISH EXEGETICAL SOCIETY:Pajunen, Mika S. & Hanna Tervanotko (eds.) (2015) Crossing Imaginary Boundaries. The Dead Sea Scrolls in the Context of Second Temple Judaism. Publications of the Finnish Exegetical Society 108. Show More Summary
A natural phenomenon creates perfectly shaped cubes.
NEW BOOK FROM BRILL:The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Developmental Composition of the Bible Eugene Ulrich, University of Notre DameEugene Ulrich presents in The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Developmental Composition of the Bible the comprehensive and synthesized picture he has gained as editor of many biblical scrolls. Show More Summary
NOW ONLINE FROM BRILL:Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library Biblical Texts Editors: Donald W. Parry and Andrew C. Skinner. In consultation with: Emanuel Tov and Eugene Ulrich. Quality control: Ariel TovThe Dead Sea Scrolls Electronic Library...Show More Summary
Requested by Only Man On Mars • Compiled by iDisappear Part I: O the Warm Glory of Infinity 01. M83 – “Run into Flowers” (Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts) 02. Todd Terje – “Snooze 4 Love” (Ragysh - EP) 03. Patrick Cowley – “Seven Sacred Pools” (School Daze) 04. Show More Summary
CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Amid sun, sweat and tears, hundreds gathered Sunday outside the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston, their dresses, shirts and parasols forming a vivid sea of oranges, pinks, greens and blues that occasionally swayed in unison when the sermon, broadcast on speakers outside the church, turned to song. It [...]Show More Summary
From exotic sea butterflies to deadly cone shells, Helen Scales's new book shows that molluscs are one of the most diverse and numerous creatures on the planet
A clash Friday between supporters of Ukrainian unity and Russian-backed separatists in the Black Sea port of Odessa left 42 people dead and scores injured, police said.
What? No, not the Blackhawks parade, although that was a festive event. No, we were talking about 007 and the south side: A 30-year-old man was pronounced dead after he and two other men were shot Thursday afternoon in Chicago's Chatham neighborhood, officials said.Four other men were also injured in other shootings Thursday, police said. Show More Summary
PRESS RELEASE: Dead Sea Scrolls: The Exhibition" Unveils New Set of Scrolls. Sold-out Crowds Continue At the California Science Center.Since opening on March 10, 2015, the exhibition has sold more than 120,000 tickets, frequently selling out on weekends, as guests viewed the first rotation of scrolls. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The Portuguese navy plans to use drones to help survey the Mediterranean as the European Union steps up efforts to track and rescue thousands of migrants risking often deadly sea crossings from Africa.
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Mac DeMarco communicates through the medium of hijinks just as often as he communicates through the medium of music. Sometimes, the two overlap. But in a new video that he just posted, DeMarco is straight-up in hijinks mode. DeMarco and his band recently visited Israel on tour. And while they were there, they made a […]
Mac DeMarco has shared a new "travel video" via Twitter, filmed while on tour with his band in Israel. In his voiceover for the clip, Mac incants travel-agent jargon that takes a trippy left-turn, as the band goof around in the Dead Sea caked in black mud. Show More Summary