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The story behind Albert Einstein's most iconic photo

The story behind Albert Einstein's most iconic photo

It’s been 70 years since the genius physicist stuck out his tongue at pesky reporters. The photo turned him into an icon. But what's the story behind it?
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10 Most-Loved Paintings by Vincent van Gogh

10 Most-Loved Paintings by Vincent van Gogh

The tortured painter of Starry Night is now a pop star
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Boogaloo Bois: the birth of a ‘movement’, from memes to real-world violence
Online memes have been a tool for recruitment and propaganda for established extremist movements for many years. Whether the memes are created spontaneously by grassroots sympathisers or are part of coordinated and deliberate strategies laid out by the leadership of extremist groups, they reflect and transmit the movement’s ideology. Overt or coded references serve as a wink to insiders and, their creators may hope, an intriguing hint that will make outsiders want to know more.
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Raising my child vegan: Is it possible?

Raising my child vegan: Is it possible?

Vegans can often be judged harshly and asked critical questions about their diet — even more so if they decide to raise their children vegan. But is it actually harmful or irresponsible?
Society Culture Social Development
3,000-year-old 'lost golden city' unearthed in Egypt

3,000-year-old 'lost golden city' unearthed in Egypt

The presumably largest ancient city to ever be uncovered in Egypt is considered to be the biggest archaeological discovery in the country since Tutankhamun's tomb was unearthed almost a century ago.
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