Photo by Iwan Baan

On three tiny islands in central Japan, stunning natural beauty lives side by side with some of the world’s best contemporary art and architecture. See 10 photos by Iwan Baan.

The Art of Stillness in the Japanese Wilderness. Photo: Iwan Baan

A lyrical meditation on flying halfway across the world to stand still and find peace within.

HOW AMERICA’S JUSTICE SYSTEM FAILED OUR CHILDREN by Bryan Stevenson

Read an excerpt from Bryan Stevenson’s powerful new book, ‘Just Mercy.’

Autonomous flying machines meet the entertainment industry. Whimsy and delight ensue.

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‘The Sports Gene’ author David Epstein picks 5 books and articles about the science of athletic performance.

Cloud robotics, belief space, and more ideas from the robot future.

Arianna Huffington provides 16 articles and scientific papers on how sleep can make us more productive.