Cloudy Weather Could Keep Half of America From Seeing the Total Solar Eclipse

Clouds may obscure next week’s historic total solar eclipse for people in half of the country along the eclipse’s path of totality, meteorologists said Friday. While it’s too soon to...

We Can Soon Erase Our Fear Memories

1. Soon, we could erase our fear memories. By Iqbal Pittalwala at UC Riverside 2. Can Silicon Valley disrupt its Neo-Nazi problem? By Nick Bilton in Vanity Fair 3. Renewable energy subsidies make...

The Beauty and Science of a Total Solar Eclipse

This story originally appeared in the TIME special edition Beautiful Phenomena available now at retail outlets and through the TIME shop and through Amazon The moon was not placed in...

These Are the 10 Most Livable Cities in the U.S.

In the US, unrest seems to be growing by the day. Over the weekend, a driver identified as a man with Nazi sympathies plowed through a crowd protesting against white...

The Best Exercise For Fat Loss: This Week in Health

Exercise is not always intuitive. (Case in point: running a marathon isn’t always healthy, but brief bouts of exercise are among the best for you.) This week, TIME explored...

Here’s Everything in Sony’s Huge New PlayStation 4 Update

Sony just revealed that its next big PlayStation 4 update, dubbed version 5.00, will roll out immediately to select beta subscribers. It’s packed to brimming with changes, including a...

Who Will Die in the Battle Beyond the Wall on Game of Thrones?

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. The final scene of Sunday’s episode of Game of Thrones saw Westeros’ magnificent seven — Jon Snow, Tormund,...

Behind TIME’s ‘Hate in America’ Cover

Illustration by Edel Rodriguez for TIMEFor the Aug. 28 issue of TIME on hate in America we turned to artist Edel Rodriguez to create a cover to capture the...

How to Photograph the Solar Eclipse With Your Phone

When the total solar eclipse occurs on Aug. 21, it will mark the first time the rare spectacle will be visible in the contiguous U.S. since 1979. In a...

Who Is Jon Snow’s Father? Breaking Down His Family Tree on Game of Thrones

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. The truth about Jon Snow’s parents has been one of the most enduring mysteries of Game of Thrones...

Bonnie Tyler Will Sing ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’ During the Actual Eclipse

A universal pop song and the universe are about to align. Guests aboard the Royal Caribbean’s Total Eclipse Cruise have an extra surprise in store for their once-in-a-lifetime viewing experience:...

Here’s Where You Can See Every Total Solar Eclipse for the Next 50 Years

A total solar eclipse will obscure the sun in parts of 14 states across the U.S. on Aug. 21, a rare event that’s been called the “Great American Eclipse.”...

Your Handy DIY Guide to Making Your Own Game of Thrones IKEA Rug Cape...

Winter is here in Westeros, which means that the impressive fur outerwear in the North is out in full force. In case seeing Sansa Stark and Jon Snow’s luxurious...

We’re Still Not Ready for the Next Banking Crisis

1. We’re still not ready for the next banking crisis. By Mark Whitehouse at Bloomberg View 2. Is America tearing itself apart? By Robin Wright at the New Yorker 3. Researchers accidentally discovered...

Why This Tiny Game of Thrones Detail Matters in the War Against the White...

Warning: This post contains spoilers for season seven of Game of Thrones. Following Jon Snow and company’s departure from Eastwatch-by-the-Sea in Sunday’s episode of Game of Thrones, Westeros’ dream team...