Sarah Enright

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Is There Something Special About Clicker Training for Dogs?

I was watching an intermediate level dog obedience training class where the dogs were being trained to respond to hand signals. Floating over the …

Pets

People Are Snapping Pictures of Unusual Bird Friends Saying “Hello” at Their Windows

Being stuck in an office for 40 hours a week can get monotonous, so when a friend stops by, it can really make a day seem a whole lot brighter. You might think we mean human companions, but we’re talking about friends of the feathered variety. People are snapping photos of birds who ceremoniously …

Birds

Activism, charity sustain Sandy Hook families 5 years later

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Out of a senseless tragedy, they have sought ways to find meaning in advocacy.<p>Many relatives of the 26 children and educators killed five years ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School have dedicated themselves to charity, activism and other efforts to channel their grief and, in …

Uma Thurman’s Comment About Sexual Assault Takes a Different Route Than #MeToo

On Saturday afternoon, a video started circulating on social media showing Uma Thurman’s restrained response when asked during a recent <i>Access Hollywood</i> interview about sexual assault. Choosing her words slowly and carefully, Thurman replied to a question in relation to Harvey Weinstein, saying, “I …

The 1970s Design Manual That Quietly Shaped Everything You Use Today

Humanscale is as relevant today as it was in the 1970s–and it’s being reissued through Kickstarter.<p>The 1970s has been a frequently revisited decade in the design world lately, most notably in the resurgence of reissued graphic standards manuals from that era. For many graphic designers, the …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of April 17, 2017)

This past week different spots throughout the world were hit with terror and deadly events, including Paris, Cleveland and Fresno, California. Three votes, on a referendum in Turkey, for prime minister in France and for a congressional seat in Georgia, had ripple effects; and U.K. Prime Minister …

Top 10

The Perils of Empathy

In politics and policy, trying to feel the pain of others is a bad idea. Empathy distorts our reasoning and makes us biased, tribal and often cruel<p>Everywhere you turn in American politics, leaders talk about the need for empathy. The best-known instance, of course, comes from Bill Clinton, who told …

Empathy

How to Build an Art Career From New York Graffiti Writer & Illustrator See One

There's something about the art world that makes building a career as a professional artist an evasive subject. It's easy to tell a young person, "Follow your dreams," but there's not enough explanation around how to pay your bills. The path to becoming a full-time artist is not as clear cut as the …