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Poem of the week: A Dream by Matthew Arnold

John Cowper Powys described Matthew Arnold in The Pleasures of Literature as "the great amateur of English poetry" who "always has the air of an ironic and urbane scholar chatting freely, perhaps a little indiscreetly, with his not very respectful pupils."<p>This is unfair, possibly, to the …

How Childhood Trauma Could Be Mistaken for ADHD

Some experts say the normal effects of severe adversity may be misdiagnosed as ADHD.<p>Dr. Nicole Brown’s quest to understand her misbehaving pediatric patients began with a hunch.<p>Brown was completing her residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, when she realized that many of her low-income …

Japan wants a $90 billion floating train for commuters who may not exist

A Japanese rail giant wants to build a train that floats inches above the tracks using magnetic levitation, and whisks passengers from Tokyo to Osaka in less than half the current journey time. The proposal for the maglev train by Central Japan Railway, better known as JR Central, is expected to be …

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Washington State To Start Recreational Pot Sales On Tuesday

Legal marijuana sales are set to begin in Washington state as early as Tuesday after authorities began issuing retail licenses to stores.<p>The state's Liquor Control Board issued Monday the first 24 marijuana retailer licenses, the board said in a statement. The stores can now stock up on marijuana …

With Gene Disorders, The Mother's Age Matters, Not The Egg's

We women are all too aware that as we get older the risk of having a baby with genetic disorders goes up. All of a woman's eggs are primed up and ready to go before we are born. But the ones we ovulate later are more prone to genetic errors than the earlier ones.<p>As a friend of mine surmised, "We …

The Secret History Behind The Science Of Stress

The modern idea of stress began on a rooftop in Canada, with a handful of rats freezing in the winter wind.<p>This was 1936 and by that point the owner of the rats, an endocrinologist named Hans Selye, had become expert at making rats suffer for science.<p>"He would subject them to extreme temperatures, …

6 Bold Rooms That Prove You Shouldn't Be Afraid Of Color

We get it -- adding color to your home can be a pretty scary step in making a space your own. And going with a bold hue or saturated shade? Well, that just seems terrifying. But luckily for us, we have our friends at Porch.com to remind us that sometimes a big (or even little) dose of color is just …

Great Cities are Born Filthy

A new book about Victorian-era London reminds us that unregulated, disorderly places grow into great metropolises.<p>London is not a big city. By global …

The universe according to Nietzsche: Modern cosmology and the theory of eternal recurrence

<b>Friedrich Nietzsche (AP/Salon)</b><p>The philosopher’s musings on the nature of reality could have scientific basis, according to a prominent physicist<p>Paul Steinhardt<p>July 13, 2014 3:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Universe: Leading Scientists Explore the Origin, Mysteries, and Future of the Cosmos.” It …

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Tips for Stocking A Ceramic Glaze Pantry

I have been using commercial glazes lately, because I have been working out of my home studio since I bought myself a kiln last year. This has been …

Free Guides Archive - Ceramic Arts Network

Free downloadable recipes, techniques, and studio references! Download any of the freebies below and you will also receive a free subscription to the …

Tips for Darting Wheel Thrown Forms and Pulling Handles off the Pot - Ceramic Arts Network

<b>This clip was excerpted from Pouring Vessels: Making and Decorating Expressive Functional Pottery</b><b>, which is available in the Ceramic Arts Daily</i> …

Glaze Recipes From Two of Ceramics Monthly's 2014 Emerging Artists - Ceramic Arts Network

<i>The May 2014 issue of</i> Ceramics Monthly <i>is out, and with it the ever popular Emerging Artists feature. 2014’s crop of artists includes 14 potters and</i> …

Carving with Care: Tips for Incising and Glazing Pottery - Ceramic Arts Network

Incising suits my temperament. It satisfies my love of pattern and order. It is subtle. Originally all of my designs were done freehand on the pot. …

Clay: A Studio Handbook

Drawing on more than 30 years of experience in ceramics, author Vince Pitelka has created the most practical, all-inclusive studio handbook for …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …