Susan Lamden

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Original Star Trek Crew Member Bruce Hyde Has Died Aged 74

Bruce Hyde, who played the role of Lt. Kevin Riley on the original <i>Star Trek</i> series has died after a battle with throat cancer.<p>Hyde died last week on …

Star Trek

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Photos Showing Abuse Of U.S. Detainees Must Be Released, Judge Rules

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. must release photographs showing abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, a federal judge has ruled in a long-running clash over letting the world see potentially disturbing images of how the military treated prisoners.<p>U.S. District Judge Alvin Hellerstein's ruling …

Higher Education and the Politics of Disruption

(Image: Chalk board, college grad via Shutterstock; Edited: JR/TO)<p>We now live at a time in which institutions that were meant to limit human …

Demystifying the Muse: Five Creativity Myths You Should Stop Believing

With creativity becoming a commodity that so many people trade on, it's more important than ever to have ideas constantly flowing. But are these …

How to Plan a Short Story – About Writing: Part 2

<i>Hey guys, this is the second article in my series about the writing process. If you’re interested in a broader look at the basics, check out Part 1,</i> …

Creative Writing

7 of The Best Chrome Apps for EFL and ESL Students

February 27, 2015<br>Today we are sharing with you some useful Chrome apps to help your students with their language learning. These apps are …

Language Learning

Cesar Aira’s The Musical Brain and Other Stories is an exhibition of intensely unbridled imagination

For anyone wondering "how to write a short story," the Internet offers more than 340,000 suggested strategies. These include advice from Wikihow, About.com and Kurt Vonnegut, and often tend toward strictures: "Every character should want something," "Stories need a beginning, middle and end," and …

Books

The Gorgeous Typeface That Drove Men Mad and Sparked a 100-Year Mystery

No one seemed to notice him: A dark figure who often came to stand at the edge of London's Hammersmith Bridge on nights in 1916. No one seemed to …

The Week in Review: The Immortal Legacy of Gabriel García Márquez

Inside Flipboard / April 25, 2014<p>Last Thursday, the Colombian author and journalist Gabriel García Márquez died in Mexico City at the age of 87. But …