So you want to install a pool. And you want to install a nice patio for entertaining. The problem is that you only have space for one. Wait! That really isn't a problem with Hidden Water Pools. With a cool bit of tech sleight of hand your pool can be cleverly concealed beneath that dream patio. Show More Summary
Pinnacles National Park is a gem hidden in plain sight. It’s one of the youngest National Parks in the system–having been promoted to NP status in 2013–yet many of the trails date back over a hundred years. Back then Schuyler Hain — the “Father of Pinnacles” led tours up Bear Valley to the caves. Show More Summary
Half a millennium later, you would think the Italian Renaissance could hold no more secrets from us, no “codes” to decipher. And, yet, secrets hiding in plain sight continue to startle modern audiences with the depth and breadth of that amazing era. Show More Summary
Inside their "International Expansionalist Project," ice cream allowances for jihadists, and the Islamic State's media war.
LA's oldest sculpture via Downtowngal / Creative Commons This week, the city of Los Angeles and the Getty Conservation Institute launched a new website, HistoricPlacesLA, that allows users to search thousands of historically significant sites across Los Angeles, filtering...
Drudge links today to what I consider an interesting article from the UK newspaper The Independent. It’s about Dennis Rader – the Witchita, KS, “BTK killer”. The title is, “How psychopaths hide in plain sight.” The article is fairly short, so yes: it definitely is “psychology lite” and lacking in details. Still, while reading it […]
Hillary Clinton is theoretically a highly vulnerable candidate. She has been “caught” — in plain sight — being a Clinton, meaning her abnormal attachment to money has driven her into the pockets of big donors who seem like a Who’s Who of Evil Forces in a MoveOn.org ad. Dick Cheney played small ball, merely working […]
We enlisted architect Mark Levine, AIA, of the architectural and engineering firm Pond & Company to select three spectacular spaces we sometimes overlook.
Most of the time, rare artifacts are hidden or locked away, but these incredibly valuable items were found out in the open.
Mark A. Calabria With the release of Peter Wallison’s new book, Hidden in Plain Sight, debates about the role of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in the financial crisis have heated up again. As I’ve written elsewhere, I believe there’s a lot more to the story than the GSEs’ housing goals. Show More Summary
Sports stadiums can be contentious, particularly when located in the heart of a city, but this design works in various ways to reduce disruptions to urban...
Yasujiro Ozu‘s filmography was a blindspot for me personally until Landon and I explored the Sight & Sound Top 50 together. Falling in love with Tokyo Story was a key that unlocked a beautiful amount of movies hiding in plain sight. Not only is his name crossed off my list of shame, it’s been added to my list of favorite filmmakers. Show More Summary
But we found it! Help me, nurse. (via Tuairisc.ie) There are strict standards for what can be posted on YouTube these days. 1. No porn. End of list. Some enterprising uploader has found a way to work around this cardinal rule: use aShow More Summary
Illuminati conspiracy theory gurus had a field day monitoring the 2015 Grammy Awards to update their who-is-who compendium on the shadowy occult group that rules our world. Practically everyone at the event was wearing the iconic Baphomet red devil horns. Show More Summary
The state of deli food in Chicago—or, rather, the lack of deli food in Chicago—is a common topic of conversation among food enthusiasts. As recently as the 1960s and 1970s there were healthy deli scenes in Rogers Park and other parts...Show More Summary
Gallup CEO Jim Clifton has discovered a shocking secret about unemployment: its definition. Those Chicago guys didn't even bother to hide this one in plain sight. It's just sitting there in plain sight, right on the Bureau of Labor Statistics' homepage: only people who don't have a job but are actively looking for one count […]
Researchers have cracked a code that governs infections by a major group of viruses including the common cold and polio. Until now, scientists had not noticed the code, which had been hidden in plain sight in the sequence of the ribonucleic acid (RNA) that makes up this type of viral genome. read more
Researchers have cracked a code that governs infections by a major group of viruses including the common cold and polio. Until now, scientists had not noticed the code, which had been hidden in plain sight in the sequence of the ribonucleic acid (RNA) that makes up this type of viral genome.
We adored Disney's Big Hero 6. And now we have an exclusive look at all the secret little details hiding in plain sight inside the heroic film starring Baymax. Read more...
On Monday, the White House released its latest budget proposal, a thick and heavy document with hundreds of pages and hundreds of thousands of numbers detailing how the Obama Administration intends to spend almost $4 trillion in theShow More Summary