A group of experimental amber glass cents and experimental plastic and zinc cents from a 1942 effort to replace the U.S. copper cents will cross the block Aug. 4 in Heritage Auctions' American Numismatic Association (ANA) Convention event. Show More Summary
This is terrifying and awesome at the same time.
The US composer made his dismissive comment in an interview with RAI. Watch here. In an Austrian interview, he expresses appreciation for the Trump presidency: ‘It is wonderful: for the first time even children are getting politicised. Even my children, who used to be sunk in video games, now go to demonstrations and get involved politically. We […]
Oh and did I mention that this was the most fun wedding I've ever been to? I assumed the dance floor would be ???????????? and I was NOT disappointed. In fact it exceeded all expectations. It was made of antique glass for Christ sake. @simplytroy crushed in every way and every detail was absolute perfection. Show More Summary
Circa 1900. "Entrance, Government Reservation, Hot Springs, Arkansas." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
(Image credit: Molly Wood Garden Design) Very few things compare to the simple pleasure of enjoying a nice glass of wine outside on a gorgeous summer evening. While you could head out to any bar with a nice outdoor space, you usually have to time your visits to avoid a throng of like-minded people. Show More Summary
Chris Froome can enjoy a much-deserved glass of champagne Sunday during his yellow-clad ride into Paris for the finale of this year’s Tour de France. With a third-place finish in the nearly 14-mile time trial event Saturday, the Kenyan-born British rider all but secured his fourth victory in five years. Froome used Saturday’s penultimate stage to increase his […]
The new coffee shop on Cesar Chavez Avenue in Boyle Heights was busy and steamy Thursday afternoon. Busy because people seem to like its menu of food and beverages. Steamy because a vandal had smashed the glass front door, and the air conditioner couldn’t beat back the mid-summer heat pouring in...
Everyone has their drink of choice, but for most of us, it's a nice glass of wine. This perfect drink can be enjoyed with almost any meal and always makes for a nice evening in or out. [Photos: Shutterstock] But, sometimes our love for...Show More Summary
Protect your eyes while still catching a glimpse of the rare solar eclipse coming in late August.
If you’re lucky enough to witness this spectacular astronomical phenomenon, make sure you bring your eclipse glasses—and a thermometer.
Hanover, New Hampshire, circa 1901. "Chandler Hall, Dartmouth College." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Oscar Wilde penned glorious stories of sipping absinthe in fashionable Victorian parlors. Wilde wrote: “After the first glass of absinthe you see things as you wish they were. After the second you see them as they are not. Finally you see things as they really are….” With the promise of fantastical side effects, the […]
Want to start pouring your evening glass of vino from something a little more special than the bottle? Check out this Eravino Wine Decanter. [ more › ]
The White House is breaking the glass and sounding the alarm over the Russia investigation, according to MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow. Maddow began her segment with a bombshell observation: that Marc Kasowitz, President Donald Trump’s attorney who had his own email scandal last week, appears...
Circa 1900. "Sauquoit silk mill on Susquehanna River at Scranton, Pennsylvania." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Connoisseurs of anodyne architecture will be pleased to learn that this building still stands. Washington, D.C., circa 1926. "Hill Bldg., 17th and Eye Streets N.W." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.
Steven Levy joins the Gadget Lab Podcast to tell us how factory workers are streamlining production Google's wearable.
Being on the set of a national lingerie ad campaign with major models conjures a stereotype of thumping music, empty Champagne glasses and frazzled assistants scurrying to-and-fro, procuring their every demand. But the vibe was far more girl power than fashion diva at Lane Bryant’s shoot for its...