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Bryony’s Wagon, 2010. Photo by Iain McKell Imagine a country road, a single lane winding past farms and tractors. Now, picture a line of cars backed-up, crawling at 15 mph behind a horse-drawn wagon. Most would blame the wagon or the slow-...
The bright light in the lower right region of the sun shows an X-class solar flare on Oct. 26, 2014, as captured by NASA’s SDO. This was the third X-class flare in 48 hour. Image by NASA/SDO The giant spot on the face of the sun has scientists...
Editor’s Note: As the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meets Wednesday to fully wind down their asset purchase program, Making Sen$e is thrilled to debut econo-crooner Merle Hazard’s new ballad about the central bank,...
WASHINGTON — Federal agents turned off Internet access to three luxury villas at a Las Vegas hotel then impersonated repair technicians to surreptitiously get inside and collect evidence in an investigation of online sports betting, according to...
A U.S. Marine checks the temperature of Maj. Gen. Darryl Williams, commander of U.S. Army Africa, before boarding an MV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft on October 15, 2014 in Tubmanburg, Liberia. The general visited the site of the first of 17 Ebola...
Washington, D.C. (October 29, 2014)—The pages of The Atlantic are coming to television, in a new partnership with PBS NewsHour that will produce the first-ever regular broadcast adaptation of Atlantic reporting. For the series, which premieres...