Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, the latest installment in the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation

Set to be part of a thriving community of cultural institutions in Abu Dhabi, Guggenheim Abu Dhabi is the latest installment in the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation‘s international constellation of museums. Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will be the region’s pre-eminent museum dedicated to global modern and contemporary art and programming. Guggenheim Abu Dhabi will foster…

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A new type of supernova Astronomers may have discovered

Astronomers have found dramatic evidence that a black hole or neutron star spiraled its way into the core of a companion star and caused that companion to explode as a supernova. The astronomers were tipped off by data from the Very Large Array Sky Survey (VLASS), a multi-year project using the National Science Foundation’s Karl G.…

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Kuwait starts to recycle massive tyre graveyard

Kuwait- More than 42 million old vehicle tyres dumped in Kuwait’s sands have started to be recycled, as the Gulf state tackles a waste problem that created one of the world’s largest tyre graveyards. The massive dump site was a mere 7 km (4 miles) from a residential suburb. Residents…

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The molcajete and tejolote

This tool is the secret to making a perfect tequila cocktail Make Maestro Dobel’s Pepper Berry Margarita, the ideal tequila cocktail for summer days, with a molcajete and tejolote (mortar and pestle) designed by architects Pedro y Juana Tequila aficionados will know that for a truly delicious cocktail, there are…

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Hurricane Ida Drenches show climate change

NEW YORK (AP) — A stunned U.S. East Coast faced a rising death toll, surging rivers and tornado damage Thursday after the remnants of Hurricane Ida walloped the region with record-breaking rain, drowning more than 40 people in their homes and cars. In a region that had been warned about potentially deadly…

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Death Row HOB, 2pac Last Concert, July 4, 1996

As many of you celebrate the July 4th holiday, today is an important day for other reasons, particular in the rap and music community. In 1996, it was the last known performance by Tupac Shakur before his death on September 13th, 1996. The hip hop legend stepped off a plane…

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Greek Patriot, Mikis Theodorakis Renowned Composer Dead at 96

Mikis Theodorakis, the greatest Greek composer in history, whose music has touched generations, died on Thursday at age 96 in Athens. He had been hospitalized in 2019 in the private Iatriko Kentro clinic in a northern suburb of the capital after suffering from heart problems. The composer penned what is…

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