Are you feeling your lost hour today? Blame Franklin’s smarmy wit for the curse of daylight saving time. Or else blame a Celtic deity for setting the precedent.
As scientists pursue life-extending and death-conquering technologies, the pressure of overpopulation will push humans to look to the sky for more real estate.
The reboot of Carl Sagan’s 1980 television series Cosmos, premiering Sunday, gives Earth’s inhabitants a chance to reflect on their place in the universe.
The Alsace region has a unique relationship with both France and Germany, and that complexity is reflected in its wine as well. Try some of these hybrid offerings.
We’re all used to hearing stories of celebrities going into rehab or being arrested, but for every pop star gone wild, there’s a beloved star actively doing good for other people.
Alcohol unites gentlemen across cultures and through history. Dogfish Head Brewery makes that connection explicit with its Ancient Ales series.
Some feminists might shout you down for talking about Oscars fashion. Nonsense. Enjoy whatever you love, like Amy Adams’ peplum in blue.
Wartime is every time in our world. Maybe the deeds of ancient heroes, like Arthur, Odysseus, and Arjuna, can help us find our way today. Or teach us some great etymologies.
The Academy is overwhelmingly white, male, and old. Its decisions about the best films of the year are not racist, but are influenced by prejudice.
Our experts have put in 20 hours each watching this year’s Best Picture nominees. We’ll share our favorites and tell you what will take home the prize.
The Academy Awards ceremony is Sunday, and there’s no better time to try a bottle of bubbly. Splurge for a true Champagne, or give these affordable picks a taste.