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Finding Your Oasis While Exploring Egypt

John Nicholson | Posted 02.16.2017 | Travel
John Nicholson

Egypt can be a rough place to visit. There's pollution, crazy traffic, lots of hassle, and much much more that can turn your trip of a lifetime into a...

'Sphinx' Is An Erotic Novel Without Genders

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 07.30.2015 | Arts

In Margaret Atwood’s classic, cheeky short story “Happy Endings” she takes a swift jab at the tropes we rely on when we tell stories -- love sto...

You Haven't Seen A Sphynx Cat Until You've Seen This Oddly Beautiful Photo Series

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.03.2015 | Arts

"They are odd, they are rare, they are not popular for being 'beautiful,'" photographer Alicia Rius mused. "So I wanted to show people that these crea...

Finding Solutions to Ballet's Diversity Problem

Phil Chan | Posted 03.31.2015 | Arts
Phil Chan

Ballet's diversity problem can be distilled to two key obstacles: economics and lack of representation. We can directly address these issues in two concrete ways: by improving access to dance education for lower income students across racial lines, and by increasing representation of dancers of color on our stages.

Five Landmarks That May Not Stand The Test Of Time

Posted 02.10.2014 | Green

From Jenna Abate, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer: Ancient civilizations have long written about the power and force that weather once brought upon th...

Artifacts In Ruined Mansion Show Luxurious Lifestyle Of Ancient Elites

LiveScience | Owen Jarus | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

TORONTO — The remains of a mansion that likely held high-ranking officials some 4,500 years ago have been discovered near Egypt's Giza Pyramids. Bon...

Riddle of the Sphinx

Jonathan Richards | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics
Jonathan Richards

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Cheesy Tourist Photos You Just Have To Take

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.01.2013 | Travel

Whether you're camera shy or a shutter bug, photographs are likely a big part of your travel routine. You can't forget to pack your camera (or, these ...

82nd & Fifth: MONSTERS by Kiki Karoglou

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Posted 09.07.2013 | Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Originally painted in bright colors, this marble sphinx has the head of a young woman, the body of a young lioness, avian wings, and a snakelike tail....

Is Egypt Safe for Tourism? Yes.

John Nicholson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
John Nicholson

The truth about Egypt is that its recent restlessness is more about internal domestic issues and about a proud and awakened people yearning for freedom and dignity.

Andrew Burmon

Visiting The Next Giza

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel

The only English words heard in Said Gomaa's coffee shop are expletives shouted by the action stars blasting their way through a satellite network's a...

Obama's Passover Seder

Thane Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Thane Rosenbaum

Israel's head of state ultimately left America as if he had been banished from Egypt, passed over like some dime store diplomat.