Jill Mann

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The Atheists Are Coming Out of a Closet Near You

That's right. If the folks behind a movement called Openly Secular have their way, more and more American atheists will be coming out of their religion-free closets to declare their unbelief to friends, family and coworkers.<p>And your neighborhood agnostics, humanists, freethinkers and seculars will …

'Whiplash' Movie Review

If I tell you that this diabolically entertaining spellbinder is about a student (Miles Teller) trying to master the arcane art of jazz drumming at …

10 Unique Cocktails to Try at Your Next Party

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

Frederick Douglass

World Wonders

Thomas Jefferson

US trainee nun 'smothered her newborn child in convent'

<b>A trainee Catholic nun has appeared in court charged with killing her newborn child at a convent in Washington DC.</b><p>Sosefina Amoa was ordered to be held without bail, according to the US Attorney's office.<p>The 26-year-old is accused of first-degree murder in the smothering death of her infant son.<p>She …

A Hut by the Lake

We arrived in the rain. As the taxi took us down a winding country road, the driver said 'I'm from London, where you can be quite anonymous. But over here, everyone knows each other.' Even in the rain, the last rays of sun casted a soft blue hue against a row of trees in the woodland.<p>We arrived in …

Devon

iPhone, iPad owners complain of motion sickness due to iOS 7

At least some of the 200 million people that have downloaded iOS 7 to this point aren't so pleased with what they've found.<p>Apple's iPhone and iPad owners have been taking to the company's forums over the past week to complain about iOS 7's new parallax and zoom features. Many of the folks in the …

Kids And TV: Watching An Extra Hour Can Harm Kindergarten Performance, Study Says

Yet another data point has been added to the ongoing debate over how much TV watching is too much for young children.<p>A study of Canadian children has found that even an extra hour of TV time -- above the daily average of 72 minutes -- could significantly harm a child’s performance in kindergarten, …

Pick of the Day: The Story Collider

Inside Flipboard / February 5, 2013<p>Behind every scientific breakthrough or unorthodox experiment are scores of stories waiting to be told. The Story …

Southern Chic

Inside Flipboard / February 20, 2013<p>The magazine Garden & Gun is <i>prima facie</i> interesting, and continues to be so, long after your <i>prima</i> impression. …

Pick of the Day: HISHEDotcom

Inside Flipboard / February 26, 2013<p>What if the eagles in J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings series just took the group of hobbits to their …

It Takes an iVillage

Inside Flipboard / May 6, 2013<p>Launched in 1995, iVillage is the <i>grand dame</i> of women’s sites. Like so many dotcoms born during the Web’s infancy, only …

Flipboard for Travelers and Adventure Seekers (Even Just Armchair Ones)

Inside Flipboard / May 20, 2013<p>“Flipboard For You” is our bi-weekly series highlighting how different groups of people can make the most out of …

Calling All Flipboard Students

Inside Flipboard / May 15, 2013<p>Please join us for our first Skillshare class, called “Flip It! Make Magazines on Flipboard,” on May 28. Attendees …