Bridget Dunphy

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35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

18 Weird and Crazy Facts About Germany

<i>By Barbara Woolsey</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Germany has a reputation for being a straight-laced, by-the-books country -- but plenty of weirdness bubbles just below the surface. Honestly, "Sprockets" isn't that far-fetched. As it turns out, there's more than enough weird and wacky going down between the …

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

Brews of the five boroughs: a tour of New York's craft beer scene

The beer-making renaissance that kicked off in New York in the 1990s continues unabated, and today the city offers a staggering choice for both hard-to-please beer snobs and the uninitiated. From the Bronx to the southern reaches of Brooklyn, you're never far from an innovative draft. Learn the lay …

Enhance Kids Reading Skills with These iPad Interactive Stories

December 3, 2014<br>Below are three great iPad apps to enhance your kids reading skills through the use of interactive digital storytelling. The apps …

You and Me Both

Poems about power, abasement, and the shared art of loneliness.<p>The poet Olena Kalytiak Davis’s new book, her third, is “The Poem She Didn’t Write and Other Poems.” The title echoes, even as it undermines, an old formula that seems to have gone out of favor: Eliot’s “The Waste Land and Other Poems,” …