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A rare counter-example to the flood of Temperance maps, this Prohibition-era chart celebrates alcohol in its many forms
"At times, it seems as if we are condemned to try to understand our own time with conceptual frameworks more than half a century old." Historian Niall Ferguson says it's time for an update.
The extra dimension of time embedded in each photo we see this holiday season reminds us of how fleeting each moment truly is.
Which scientific idea--offered up by experts such as Ray Kurzweil, Michio Kaku, Stephen Hawking and others--will impact our world the most? See our top contenders and vote for your favorite.
Following Julian Sanchez‘s lead, I’ve argued that now that the Occupy movement has succeeded in shining a spotlight on its primary concerns — rising inequality, political corruption, and debt peonage […]