Aaron Fuchs

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Berlin museum tours inspire Mid-East refugees

<b>Museum visitors gaze awe-struck at an ornate azure blue arch. As tall as an office block, the Ishtar Gate is more than 2,500 years old, and was once one of the entrances to the ancient city of Babylon, in modern-day Iraq.</b><p>Today the enormous arch is in Berlin's Pergamon Museum.<p>For these visitors it …

Middle East

The cult of memory: when history does more harm than good

As a reporter in the Bosnian war, in 1993 I went to Belgrade to visit Vuk Drašković, the Serb nationalist politician and writer who was then leading the mass opposition against the Slobodan Milošević regime. Drašković had drawn liberal as well as ultra-nationalist support in Serbia for his cause. …

World History

What You’re Hiding from When You Constantly Check Your Phone

<i>HBR STAFF</i><p>Everyone agrees that Millennials are an overwhelmingly “plugged in” generation. 85% of Millennials own smartphones, and 80% sleep with their phones beside them in bed. I am one such Millennial.<p>Other research suggests, however, that Millennials seem to find technology stressful. Surveys …

Reverse engineering longevity by studying what 100-year-olds eat

National Geographic Fellow Dan Buettner went around the world in search of communities where people live the longest. "The goal of the project was …

Vinegar – The Amazing Green Cleaner

Vinegar is the superhero of “green” household cleaning products. You can use it in various ways to keep your house sparkling clean. Using white …

11 Crazy-Good Crock-Pot Pasta Recipes

Want pasta tonight without the boiling or fuss? Use your slow cooker to simmer up dinner with little effort. There are a number of delicious pasta …

Language minority education

Dan Carsen. Photo courtesy WBHM.<p>Birmingham’s National Public Radio affiliate WBHM, 90.3 FM this week has taken on a topic which matters more and more …

Language Learning

Explore Your Neighbourhood During a Jane's Walk | Smart Cities Dive

by Andreas Lindinger<p>Not too many people (who are not deeply entrenched in the planning field) know the legendary urban thinker, writer, and activist …

Atlanta loves art festivals, but local artists are still struggling

So what can festival and fine arts cultures teach each other?<p>The sun shines, birds sing, dogwoods bloom, and weekends brim with festivals. It’s time …

Not just pretty pictures: Church art is catechetical storybook of faith

<i>(First of a two-part series)</i><p>People pray on the Holy Stairs at the Pontifical Sanctuary of the Holy Stairs in Rome. Tradition maintains that Jesus …

Holy Week

‘I AM’, Artist Transforms Adolf Hitler’s Hateful ‘Mein Kampf’ Into a Positive Message With Found Poetry

Collage artist Tara Evans purchased a copy of Adolf Hitler‘s hate-filled manifesto <i>Mein Kampf</i> in 2005 in an effort to face the hateful text head-on. …