Online digital version of Tim Robinson's famous map of the Aran Islands in Ireland.
Classical Monuments covers the Lion Sarcophagus in Pisidia
Interview with Nigerian-American writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie about race, gender and what feminism means around the world.
The "mall short": how hedge funds made a ton of money off the collapse of shopping malls (NY Times)
My Modern Met piece on Petra, with great pictures.
Preserving Australia's ancient Wollemi pines, a relic of the Cretaceous.
Razor blades get dull because sometimes hair can crack steel.
Saul Griffith, a major expert on electricity generation, has a plan to decarbonize America and generate millions of jobs.
A pet cemetery in Roman Egypt: 86 cats, 9 dogs, and 4 monkeys imported from India.
Wreck of a nearly intact 17th-century cargo ship called a fluytschip found on the sea floor off Finland.
Tim Alberta on the "Grand Old Meltdown;" one Republican veteran tells him that all the party stands for now is "Owning the libs and pissing off the media."" But in the same magazine, Rich Lowry has a different view.
Photographs of London's old secondhand book shops taken in 1971.