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Poem and painting by William Blake. #NationalPoetryMonth I was angry with my friend; I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe: I told it not, my wrath did grow. Full poem here→http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/175222 "Satan Exulting over Eve," by William Blake, 1795. Graphite, pen and black ink, and watercolor.

Neurocomic: A Graphic Novel About How the Brain Works

Scientists are only just beginning to understand how the brain works — from what transpires in it while we sleep to how to optimize its memory to what love does to it to how music affects it — and the rest of us fall somewhere on the spectrum between fascinated and confused when it comes to the …

Gorgeous and Rare Illustrations for Alice in Wonderland by John Vernon Lord

<i>“Words mean more than we mean to express when we use them,”</i> Lewis Carroll once wrote in a letter to a friend, <i>“so a whole book ought to mean a great deal more than the writer means.”</i><p>Perhaps due to its timelessly whimsical nature, <i>Alice in Wonderland</i> — the umbrella title given to Lewis Carroll’s …

Junk food makes you lazy: Study looks at overweight, unmotivated rats

You know an unhealthy diet can make you fat, but new research suggests it can sap your motivation too.<p>In a study published in the journal Physiology & Behavior, researchers at UCLA found that rats fed a diet low in fat but high in simple sugars and refined flour were not only more obese than rats …

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T. S. Eliot’s Iconic Vintage Verses About Cats, Illustrated and Signed by Edward Gorey

Until the wonderful <i>Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology</i> came out, the great Edward Gorey had the corner on feline art with his timeless illustrations for the 1982 edition of <b>Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats</b> (<i>public library</i>) by T. S. Eliot, a documented cat-lover, who …