Day: 10 May 2021

Join ‘Cicada Safari’ to help map the 2021 cicada Brood X (May 2021)

Volunteer cicada trackers are preparing to become part of one of the oldest citizen science efforts in the U.S. as Brood X emerges across several states.  Cicada Safari Smartphone mapping…

HOME IS WHERE THE HEART USED TO BE: BILL AND MELINDA GATES’ PROPERTY PORTFOLIO

BILL AND MELINDA GATES have -or had- many homes. 07 May 2021 | Mark David | Dirt After 27 years of marriage, amassing a planetary fortune and founding…

SYRIA’S CAPTAGON: THE ‘POOR MAN’S COCAINE

Reconstruction a post that disappeared. 07 May 2021 | Martin Chulov | The Guardian In the summer of 2015 a businessman in the Syrian province of Latakia was approached…

HOW FNNCH’S HONEY BEARS BECAME THE MOST DESPISED STREET ART IN SAN FRANCISCO

An attempt to reconstruct an item that disappeared. 27 April 2021 | Rae Alexandra | KQED In the summer of 2018, I put together a guide to six prolific…

MUSIC: A WINGED VICTORY FOR THE SULLEN (INVISIBLE CITIES) (2021)

An attempt to reconstruct a previous post that disappeared… 02 February 2021 | Brian Howe | PItchfork While appearing on albums for reputable labels such as Mute, Kranky,…

KAMI RITA SHERPA JUST REACHED EVEREST SUMMIT FOR A RECORD 25TH TIME

07 May 2021 | MICHAEL LEVY | Climbing Magazine On May 13, 1994, Kami Rita Sherpa stood atop Mount Everest for the first time in his life. In the…

Obituary: Rev. Ernest Angley – Televangelist (99)

Photo: File-This April 12, 1976, file photo shows Reverend Ernest W. Angley, Faith Healer from Grace Cathedral, Norfolk, Va. A newspaper reports that the Ohio televangelist advised church…

Photos: 10 May 2021

10 May 2021 | James Porteous | Clipper Media

Forget pot. Are psychedelics the next hot drugs?

Photo: A dose of psilocybin, at the Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research at Johns Hopkins.Credit…Matt Roth for The New York Times Psilocybin and MDMA are poised to…

The World’s First Floating Swimming Pool

Calling all adrenaline junkies: Take a dip in Sky Pool, a water-filled bridge between two 10-story residential towers 30 April 2021 | Jessica Cherner | Architectural Digest (original…

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