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I Ran in the Nike Air VaporMax a Month Before it Releases — Here’s How it Went

Now I know what it feels like to run on air.<p>Nike Air Max running sneakers have been a staple in my stable of kicks for decades, solely for their …

Your Baby’s Brain Holds the Key to Solving Society’s Problems

Book Talk<p>Author’s advice to parents: Quality time with your baby means tapping the three Ts—tune in, talk more, take turns.<p>Try saying pediatric otolaryngologist. Not easy, right?<p>According to Dana Suskind, who holds that title at the University of Chicago, our exposure to rich language in the first …

Achievement Gap

17 facts about Turkey that will surprise you

1. It has one of the world’s oldest and biggest malls.<p>Istanbul‘s Grand Bazaar, or Kapalı Çarşı, dates to 1455 and was established shortly after the …

Film Festivals

9 Ice Cream Cupcake Recipes That Are Better Than A Whole Ice Cream Cake

Photo credit: How Sweet It Is, A Pumpkin & A Princess<p>Ice cream cakes, no matter how simple, have the ability to stir up lots of nostalgia. They're associated with birthdays, summer, and zero responsibilities -- a trifecta of the best things in life. There isn't much that can top the magic of an ice …

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

How hell shaped early American politics

Early Americans weren’t just concerned with life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness, according to a new book. They were obsessed with hell and …

Tickets for Mayweather-Pacquiao go on sale today, but good luck getting one

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>When Floyd Mayweather fights Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on May 2, the winner will likely be christened the best boxer of his era. Not since Ali-Frazier in 1971 has a boxing match been weighted with such importance. Besides pitting the two best …

New abortion controversy hits Congress

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The same day that the Senate reached a deal on abortion language in a bill to combat human trafficking, the House of Representatives began considering legislation that is igniting a new controversy over the divisive social issue.<p>The House Oversight Committee approved a resolution …

NASA creates NExSS for life search

A new NASA collaboration will use a systems science approach – looking at the big picture, cutting across different scientific disciplines – to seek …