Tag Archives: New York Times

Prediction for Super Bowl 48 and Traveling to Istanbul, Turkey.

First – This is the day of the big game – Super Bowl 48 – Broncos versus Seahawks. Last year I projected the exact score of the game 24 hours before the game. This year my prediction is, by half … Continue reading

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Decoding a Tsunami’s Source.

December 10, 2013 – Decoding a Tsunami’s Source: In the powerful earthquake off Japan in 2011, the size of the destructive tsunami it spawned caught scientists by surprise. But they soon learned why the waves were so large: measurements showed … Continue reading

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The Death of President Kennedy – NYTimes.com

November 22, 2013 – Today marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  The New York Times generated a special report exploring the four days following his assassination. Follow the link below.  (Credits – The New York … Continue reading

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The Worlds Tallest Building (2,716 Feet or 828 Meters) – The Burj Khalifa

October 6, 2013 – The Burj Khalifa, The Tallest Building in the World at 2,716 Feet (828 Meters): Outside our door, high up in the Burj Khalifa, we board one of the tower’s 57 elevators and are catapulted even higher, … Continue reading

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Standing Still – The Decline of the Middle Class in the U.S.

September 19, 2013 – Standing Still: The typical American household enjoys a standard of living no higher today than its counterpart 25 years ago, and the level of poverty is about the same as well. There were significant improvements in … Continue reading

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Rainstorms Flood Sichuan Province in China.

July 11, 2013 – Rainstorms Flood Sichuan Province in China: Rainstorms that are said to be the worst in five decades have flooded large areas of southwest China, washing out bridges, setting off a landslide that buried dozens of people … Continue reading

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Colorized Photographs of Famous People from the Thirties and Forties.

June 7, 2013 – The Thirties and Forties Movie Stars in Color: Enjoy these colorized 1930s and 1940s photographs of famous people. Vintage Celebrity Portraits from the Harry Warnecke Studio, an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, consists of … Continue reading

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