Apple will have fancy new headquarters in London, at Battersea power Station

Battersea Power Station in 2013, shortly before redevelopment (Tosh Marshall/Wikimedia) Every classic rock fan recognizes London’s Battersea Power Station. It’s the huge power plant featured on the cover of Pink Floyd 1977 concept albumAnimals, with an inflated pink pig flying between its enormous chimneys. This week, that indelible image is […]

Tales of the Old Japan: Images from a place forgotten in time

The last days of feudal Japan: Incredible time-capsule photographs show gentle pace of life before the great leap into the modern age The series was compiled by German-born American scholar Arnold Genthe, who spent six months in the country Even though the rare collection is in black and white, Genthe […]