On December 9, Steiner Sports (the Official Collectible Company of the New York Yankees) and Delta Air Lines (the Official Airline of the Yankees) put together an exclusive event at Cipriani Club 55 in New York City that featured prominent...Show More Summary
Our identifies are shaped by our perceptions of the world, and how we react when our world is changed. In Lonely Christopher's video poem, "Grown Ups," which is a translation of Shakespeare's Sonnet 24, the speaker attaches himself to...Show More Summary
Kurt Stallaert, a Belgian photographer, has imagined what the world would look like if everyone was a bodybuilder. For his photo series Bodybuilders World, Kurt digitally altered existing photographs to give average sized people the oversized muscular bodies of the eponymous athletes. images by Kurt Stallaert via Enpundit
In the Terminator series, John Connor is tasked with leading the rebellion against Skynet after machines take over the world, following the mechanical apocalypse.
Inspired by a map illustrating Africa’s true size by German graphic designer Kai Krause, Mike Nudelman of Business Insider has created a series of map overlays that give some perspective on the sizes of countries around the world. For example, Russia is nearly twice the size of the United States, while Africa is almost twice [...]
Over the next few weeks, we'll be examining the merits—and relative lack of merits—of all 36 players on this year's Hall of Fame ballot for the purposes of better informing the electorate, i.e., you. All entries in the series can be found here. Read more...
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital world. Today, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. In the latest round of NSA news,...Show More Summary
Leonardo DiCaprio has long been an advocate of environmental ventures. Now, he has teamed up with Venturi Automobiles to create, and enter, a team into the world's first electric vehicle racing series. If all goes as planned, it is hoped that the new FIA Formula
ReadWriteDrive is an ongoing series covering the future of transportation. In December, this series is presented by Buick Regal. Google’s autonomous car is a media darling, often portrayed as a techno-marvel that will free the world’s commuters from the burden of operating motor vehicles. Show More Summary
Mark Webber has helped complete the Porsche LMP1 race car’s 2013 testing program, banking his first laps in the car he will pilot in next year’s World Endurance Championship (WEC) series. Despite still being under contract with the Infiniti Red … Continue reading ? The post Mark Webber: first drive of Porsche LMP1 ahead of 2014 team switch appeared first on CarAdvice.
Reviewed by Gordon Sullivan Quote: "I'd love to see further dispatches from the world of Chloe and June. This is the perfect show for a Netflix pickup."
The Philadelphia Phillies rebuild, it would appear, is on. Following a lengthy stretch of success during which they won five straight National League East division crowns and the 2008 World Series title, the Phillies have stumbled the...Show More Summary
An epic rebirth to Toho’s iconic series, the upcoming Gareth Edwards-directed Godzilla pits the world’s most famous monster against malevolent creatures who — bolstered by our scientific arrogance — threaten humanity’s very existence… Watch the Official Teaser Trailer for the New ‘Godzilla’ is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.
While Redskins coach Mike Shanahan decides whether he wants to do the equivalent of dragging a World Series trophy around the parking lot by the bumper of his car, the equivalent of Big Stein isn’t going to meddle. According to Mark Maske of the Washington Post, Redskins owner Daniel Snyder “won’t intervene in the Redskins’…
By Robert Niles: Disney's launched a new online animated series inspired by its classic theme park attraction, "It's a Small World." The first episode, It's a Jolly Holi Day, brings the "Small World" kids to India to celebrate Holi.Show More Summary
This January, Syfy is introducing us to three new series; "Helix," "Bitten" and "Opposite Worlds," and they've just provided new trailers for these very different shows."Helix" premieres on Friday, January 10 at 10 p.m. ET and is described...Show More Summary
Venturi Automobiles has teamed up with Leonardo DiCaprio to form the tenth and final team on the grid for Formula E. And just like that, the world’s first fully-electric racing series is born. DiCaprio and Gildo Pallanca Pastor, the founder of the Monaco-based EV manufacturer, are just the latest big names to join the series.... Read More
After four days of wheeling and dealing at Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings, general managers and scouting directors will cap the week with the Rule 5 draft on Friday, Dec. 12. Following the World Series, every team faced a Nov. Show More Summary
Harvard University's third annual Science & Cooking public lecture series brings chefs from around the world to lecture on the intersection of science and cooking. And Eater Boston editor Rachel Leah Blumenthal is on the scene. This week: Cook's Illustrated's...
A series of elections in India last week have exposed a major diplomatic problem for the U.S. State Department: The man expected to lead the world's largest democracy in 2014 is not legally allowed to enter the United States. The reason why: his involvement in anti-Muslim riots that killed more han 1,000 people. Show More Summary