20 hrs ago
The Orb announce summer tour dates
The Orb have announced details of a summer UK tour with appearances at Glastonbury, Brixton Academy and Rough Trade East.
21 hrs ago
Stephen "ESPO" Powers "Visual Blues" Exhibition @ Alice Gallery Recap
New York street artist Stephen Powers, or ESPO amongst peers, recently showcased a slew of pop-art inspired pieces at Brussels' Alice Gallery.
THIS is the moment the Exbury Egg finally - hatched' after a four-year incubation.
The floating eco-lab was gently lowered into the sea at Lymington Yacht Haven, from where it will be towed to the Beaulieu River and moored near Exbury Gardens.
Thu May 23, 2013
London close: Markets tumble as stimulus hopes fade
The recent bullish mood on equity markets quickly faded on Thursday as mixed messages from the Federal Reserve and a slowdown in China sparked a heavy sell-off on the FTSE 100, which lost more than two per cent of its value.
First edition of Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone fetches GBP150,000
London, May 23 : The first edition of 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone', signed by its writer JK Rowling, has been sold for 150,000 pounds at an auction at Sotheby's in central London.
Cotswold Line passengers hit out over poor train punctuality
POOR punctuality affecting trains on the Cotswold Line through West Oxfordshire Oxford and London came in for criticism at the annual meeting of the route's passenger group.
Wed May 22, 2013
Musicians fear for future of Vandalia
West Virginia's 150th birthday, a time to celebrate the state's culture and history, is having the unintended consequence of disrupting a longstanding celebration of the state's culture and history.
Tue May 21, 2013
'Awkward' Star Jillian Rose Reed on Mean Girls, Ex-Boyfriends, and '90s Heartthrobs
Although Jenna Hamilton, played by the super cool Ashley Rickards , is technically the protagonist of Awkward , it's impossible to pick a favorite character .
Best of New Orleans
Hey Blake, what is planned for the building where Louis Armstrong learned his first notes?
The foundation that leases the Milne Boys Home to the city wants the property, which has been boarded up since 2005, to be used as a charter school.
Then + Now: '90s Teen Heartthrobs
You had them on your bedroom walls and you swooned every time you popped their movies in the VCR or tuned in to their TV shows each week.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Toronto Star
Harry Potter first edition up for auction in U.K.
A first edition copy of the first Harry Potter book , "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone," containing annotations and illustrations by author J.K. Rowling, will be offered for sale at a charity auction on Tuesday in London.
Sat May 18, 2013
Loyola camps focus on jazz
The summer jazz band camp runs June 16-20. The program provides opportunities for students to increase skills, understanding and appreciation of jazz by working closely with the Loyola jazz faculty.
"Harry Potter" first edition annotated by author up for auction
Fans of books about the boy wizard will have a chance to bid on a unique first edition of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone," annotated by the author, at a charity auction this month, the English PEN organization said on Friday.
Fri May 17, 2013
[Movies] Brad Bird Reveals Why He Turned Down Star Wars: Episode VII
He is currently working on Tomorrowland for Disney, based on a script by Damon Lindelof.
Thu May 16, 2013
Brad Bird on 'Incredibles' Sequel: 'I Would Probably Wanna Do That'
While talking with The Hollywood Reporter about Tomorrowland - the ultra-secretive Disney movie that Damon Lindelof is writing and producing and George Clooney and Hugh Laurie are starring in - director Brad Bird let slip a few tantalizing nuggets about why he didn't enlist for Star Wars: Episode VII duty and whether we'll ever see an Incredibles 2 ... (more)
South Africa's new radio telescope reveals giant outbursts from binary star system
An international team of astronomers have reported the first scientific results from the Karoo Array Telescope in South Africa, the pathfinder radio telescope for the $3 billion global Square Kilometre Array project.
Wed May 15, 2013
Buddha-Bar XV Album Party with DJ Ravin Spinning at 2 Lam Son Bar in Park Hyatt Saigon
Ho Chi Minh city May 14, 2013 - Park Hyatt Saigon and George V Records, Buddha-Bar Music Label and Distribution Company, will be hosting Buddha-Bar XV, "A Chill Wind from Russia", album release party on 29 June 2013 at 9 pm in 2 Lam Son Bar.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Huffington Post
Jalees Rehman, M.D.: Cellular Alchemy: Converting Fibroblasts Into Heart Cells
Medieval alchemists devoted their lives to the pursuit of the infamous Philosopher's Stone, an elusive substance that was thought to convert base metals into valuable gold.
Offers Urgent Information to Ashcroft-Area Residents for Safeguarding Animals During Wildfire
Kamloops, B.C. -- As the area continues to be threatened by wildfires, PETA is offering important advice for ensuring the safety of animal companions.