by Dave Segal Seattle DJ/producer Aos's tracks are getting play from some of the world's top techno DJs. Ceci Corsano-Leopizzi In 2016, techno's still a male-dominated genre, but women are increasingly making advances in the field. One...Show More Summary
Mel Gibson's upcoming film "Hacksaw Ridge" details the heroics of U.S. Army medic Desmond Doss whose only weapon on the battlefield during World War II was prayer.
“i am the nightbreaker. i shouldn’t go to bed without singing.” ? Sheila Maldonado, “break night song” Goodbye, summer. Goodbye, multiple showers we’ve taken due to midnight walks in a month-long heat wave, when there’s no sun to heat the concrete beneath our… Continue reading ?
You have to admire Mercedes-Benz sometimes. Back in 1991, it had customers begging the company to put its technologically groundbreaking, race-car-for-the-road, V12, gullwing supercar, the C112, into series production at whatever price it wanted. And Mercedes didn’t bother, mostly because it felt it had more important things to do. Read more...
Australian and UK scientists have dug up the oldest fossils found on Earth to date — 3,700-million-year-old sedimentary formations created by clumps of bacteria — which predate the current earliest fossils by a whopping 220 million years,...Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Premier League powerhouses Chelsea have re-signed Brazil defender David Luiz from French champions Paris Saint-Germain on a three-year deal, the English club announced on Wednesday. Luiz, 29, became the world’s most expensive defender in 2014 when Chelsea sold him to PSG for around 50 million pounds ($65 million, 58 million euros). Show More Summary
During Last years playoffs against the Texas Rangers, Toronto Blue Jays’ Joey Bautista gave the world the most iconic bat flip of all-time after he absolutely smashed a ball deep into the left field. That one single moment will live on forever, but until then you can relive that bat flip as it gets carved into […]
Hanjin Shipping Co., one of the world’s largest shipping lines, filed for court receivership in South Korea on Wednesday. The South Korean company, which has a majority stake in the Port of Long Beach’s largest terminal, made the filing with the Seoul Central District Court after its banks withdrew...
The Druids. Nobody knows who they were, or what they were doing. In World of Warcraft: Legion what they’re doing is spending a lot of time in their lush and vibrant Order Hall, the latest expansion’s answer to one of Warlords of Draenor’s more contentious features. Read more...
The truly great thing about Nye coming to Netflix is that we'll all be able to binge-watch 10 hours of TV without moving, but feel productive nonetheless because we were learning.
Illustrator Emmie Tsumura is documenting the fascinating world of online dating — one pickup line at a time. Tsumura began her latest project, "OK Cucumber," after ending a long-term relationship. "I finally started dating online to get out of my rut," she told Mashable. Show More Summary
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Conor McGregor may have evened up the score with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 a few weeks back in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to the Octagon-side judges (video replay here), but the whole world knows the Stockton slugger is really up two-zip. That’s...Show More Summary
For years, I've said that when it comes to the challenge of fighting climate change, we will need every tool available to reduce carbon pollution and create opportunities for new clean energy technology. Yet, despite a world that demands more carbon-free energy -- not less -- public policies have left some of the tools in the toolbox. Show More Summary
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"The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains will be an immersive, multi-sensory and theatrical journey through Pink Floyd’s extraordinary world." Continue reading…
By now it should really come as no surprise that Gisele Bündchen is once again the world’s highest-paid model. The 36-year-old beauty raked in an impressive $30.5 million USD this past year, as she has made more money than any other model since 2002. This year, Gisele is followed by fellow Brazilian bombshell Adriana Lima […]
Architecture firm Büro Ole Scheeren was reaching for the stars when he designed the MahaNakhon tower, literally. The structure which was officially introduced to the world on Monday is now Bangkok's tallest skyscraper. At 1,029 feet, the build... via JustLuxe.com
NEW YORK, Aug 31 (Reuters) - Second seed Angelique Kerber stayed on track in her quest to unseat Serena Williams as world number one by beating Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia 6-2 7-6(7) on Wednesday to reach the third round of the U.S. Open.
By Sandy Tolan / Medium A trip to Northern Europe and the former Soviet Union brings to light new lessons on Adolph Hitler and the Holocaust—and reminds us about the power of travel to astound.