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Interview with a Bookstore: San Francisco's historic City Lights

Lost ducks, beatniks, and sex in the storeroom: we kick off a new series exploring iconic bookstores with one of America’s most famous, City Lights – in partnership with Literary Hub<p>Interview with a Bookstore from Literary Hub is part of the Guardian Books Network<p>Scroll down for the staff …


Lack Of Deep Sleep May Set The Stage For Alzheimer's

There's growing evidence that a lack of sleep can leave the brain vulnerable to Alzheimer's disease.<p>"Changes in sleep habits may actually be setting the stage" for dementia, says Jeffrey Iliff, a brain scientist at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland.<p>The brain appears to clear out toxins …

Alzheimer's Disease

Top 10 modern medieval tales

From George RR Martin to Umberto Eco, many writers have been inspired by stories of the middle ages. Here are some of the best<p>How far do hit television series such as HBO’s Game of Thrones and the BBC’s recent The Last Kingdom reflect the real medieval worlds of early (and late) medieval Europe and …


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The wisdom of Jane Austen's Emma 200 years on – 20 quotes on life, love, friendship

Austen’s fourth novel was published exactly two centuries ago, but many of its lines are still fresh – even if some need to be taken with a large pinch of salt<p>Happy Birthday Emma: Tom Gauld salutes the 200-year-old heroine – cartoon How Jane Austen’s Emma changed the face of fiction<p>Emma – perhaps …


4 Life-Changing Lessons for People Who Struggle with Anxiety

<b>“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.” ~Epictetus</b><p>Sweaty. Hot. …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Princess Leia

New Book: Rand Paul's Chief Strategist Was Writer Behind Senator's Plagiarism

According to a new book by BuzzFeed News's McKay Coppins, Doug Stafford was the author behind work under Rand's name that came under scrutiny in 2013.<p>Doug Stafford, the chief strategist for Kentucky senator Rand Paul's presidential campaign and a former senior staffer in his Senate office, was the …

Rand Paul

Teach Yourself Italian

Recommended Reading: <b>Kate Manning</b> on the “slumgullions” of English.<p>Thomas Beckwith | 1 book mentioned<p><i>60 Minutes</i> pioneer <b>Mike Wallace</b> passed away this …

New York Times

Your Climate, Your Change

Michelle Vider is a writer based in Philadelphia. Her work has appeared/is forthcoming in The Toast, Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, Atlas and …

Automotive Industry