Art

Raúl Esparza Joins Jason Robert Brown for August SubCulture Residency Concert

Raúl Esparza Joins Jason Robert Brown for August SubCulture Residency Concert

Four-time Tony Award nominee Raúl Esparza will join two-time Tony Award–winning composer Jason Robert Brown August 9 for a one-night-only concert at downtown’s SubCulture. The concert marks the 51st engagement in Brown’s ongoing artistic residency with the music venue; the 50th was a concert at Town Hall featuring Brown and Stephen Sondheim in support of the Brady Campaign. READ: 9 Things You Missed When Stephen Sondheim Joined Jason Robert ... Full story

Economics

Yes, we can reforest on a massive scale  substitute for slashing emissions

Yes, we can reforest on a massive scale substitute for slashing emissions

Tree restoration is being touted as the best climate change solution, in a new study, but its results should be interpreted with caution. Restoring the world’s forests on an unprecedented scale is “the best climate change solution available”, according to a new study . The researchers claim that covering 900m hectares of land – roughly the size of the continental US – with trees could store up to 205 billion tonnes of carbon, about two thirds ... Full story

Entertainment

Miley Cyrus on Her Marriage, Sexuality, and New Album

Miley Cyrus on Her Marriage, Sexuality, and New Album

Corset, Burberry. Tights, Wolford. Choker, Messika Paris. Bracelets, Cartier. Bangles, Tiffany & Co. Ring, Vram. Her own earrings, necklaces and bracelets (all jewelry worn throughout). Miley Cyrus wants to read me something she wrote. "I try to meditate the night before interviews on what my goal is, what I want this to say about me." We’re in the living room of the house she bought at 18, in the hills above the San Fernando Valley. At some ... Full story

Health

5 Things You Can Do Today to Start Planning for Long Term Care - ProActive Legal Care Law Office, LLC

5 Things You Can Do Today to Start Planning for Long Term Care - ProActive Legal Care Law Office, LLC

Preparing for your long term care is something that you want to start doing as soon as possible. The more time you have to prepare, the more options you’ll have available to help ensure you will have the care you need. Take some time to look through the important things you can do today to … Full story

Law

Ukraine to chemically castrate paedophiles and rapists in prison under new laws

Ukraine to chemically castrate paedophiles and rapists in prison under new laws

New laws in Ukraine will see convicted paedophiles and rapists forcibly castrated by chemical injection. The legislation will potentially apply annually to thousands of men aged between 18 and 65 found guilty of raping or sexually abusing minors. Paedophiles will face "coercive chemical castration" under the the new system. This "involves the forced injection of anti-androgen drugs consisting of chemicals that should reduce libido and sexual ... Full story

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Politics

Opinion | ICE Is Dangerously Inaccurate

Opinion | ICE Is Dangerously Inaccurate

Even American citizens are not immune from immigration raids. Full story

Sport

Freddie Mercury's yellow jacket at Wembley: An iconic moment in fashion

Freddie Mercury's yellow jacket at Wembley: An iconic moment in fashion

Delving into the archives of pop culture history, "Remember When?" is a new series offering a nostalgic look at the celebrity outfits that defined their eras. Remember when -- 33 years ago, to the day -- Freddie Mercury wore his iconic yellow jacket on stage at Wembley Stadium? The year was 1986, one year after Live Aid had cemented Queen as rock royalty, and frontman Mercury was back on stage for what would be his final tour. Having spent most ... Full story

Technology

Powerful X-ray telescope launches to map cosmos

Powerful X-ray telescope launches to map cosmos

Image caption Artwork: The Spektr-RG mission is really two telescopes in one. One of the most significant Russian space missions in the post-Soviet era has launched from Baikonur, Kazakhstan. The Spektr-RG telescope is a joint venture with Germany that will map X-rays across the entire sky in unprecedented detail. Researchers say this information will help them trace the large-scale structure of the Universe. The hope is Spektr-RG can provide ... Full story