Anja Kloch

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This Novel Doesn't Find Meaning In Cancer, It Gives Its Malevolence Full Due

"[T]here was no difference between men, in intelligence or race, so profound as the difference between the sick and the well."<p>That fairly familiar line, a mere fleeting perception from <i>The Great Gatsby,</i> is the bedrock wisdom of Charles Bock's beautiful and harrowing new novel, <i>Alice & Oliver</i>. Alice …

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Anthony Bourdain Loves Keith Richards, Loathes Donald Trump

Anthony Bourdain lives a charmed life, and he'll be the first one to admit it; he travels the world for a living, seeing sights that many of us only dream about and, of course, eating some very fine food in the process (not to mention making the occasional Hollywood film cameo). But Bourdain still …

The Five Best Health Tech Gadgets

Last week saw the Gadget Show come to Birmingham and I headed there with the sole aim of tracking down the best health technology out there. It was …

Do cancer cells prefer fat to sugar? - Futurity

For decades, scientists thought cancer cells fuel their uncontrolled growth by soaking up glucose in blood. The idea makes sense, but it might not be …

2 genes prevent (and promote) heart attack - Futurity

A healthy lifestyle may not be enough to ward off a heart attack. Two genes stack the deck—for good or bad—according to a study of more than 190,000 …

Learn to outsmart the stock market with this online course

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Anyone can play the stock market if they know what they're doing and are willing to take on the financial risks. While the men and …

Awesome tips for getting cheap airfares with Google Flights

I'm a hardcore traveler and Google Flights is my tool of choice for figuring out my weird, complex, ever-changing plans.<p>But I know that I've only …

McDonald's quietly changes its Quarter Pounder size

Fast food giant McDonald's has quietly made a change to one its most popular items: the Quarter Pounder.<p>The sandwich now defies burger math and …

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