Chuck Taylor

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Birds and Books: Book it for Friday: Book Review-The Boys in the Boat

Daniel James Brown's book, <i>The Boys in the Boat</i>: <i>Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics</i>, is an awe-inspiring read …

Do Team Games for Employees Really Improve Productivity?

Business Corporations<p>Last April, two dozen executives inside the Federal Reserve’s Philadelphia branch faced an unusual challenge. The problem did …

What To Do If Rowing Hurts Your Back

Maybe by now we’ve convinced you to finally spend some quality time on the indoor-rowing machine. And, why not? A total-body workout — one that …

Naked Warwick Men's Rowing Team Calendar Makes A Splash To Fight Homophobia

Warwick Rowers 2015 Calendar: The Story from Sport Media Productions on Vimeo.<p>Ready for some tasteful nudity to support a good cause?<p>The 2015 naked calendar of the University of Warwick men's rowing team is out to combat gay discrimination.<p>The U.K. squad has been producing a nude datebook …

How elite universities are killing the American dream

The American Dream isn’t dead. It’s just moved to Denmark.<p>Now, we like to think of ourselves as a classless society, but it isn’t true today. As the Brookings Institution has pointed out, America has turned into a place Horatio Alger would scarcely recognize: we have more inequality and less …

Income Inequality

The astounding athletic power of quadcopters | Raffaello D'Andrea

May 2013

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Former Interns Sue Gawker Over No Pay, Allege Media Company Violated Federal Law

Gawker Media and founder Nick Denton were slapped with a lawsuit this week from three former workers who allege that the company classified them as interns in order to avoid paying wages, thereby violating federal law.<p>The New York Post reports that the former interns suing Gawker filed a fair-labor …

Maria Sharapova takes first shot at Wimbledon--at Serena Williams

Play at Wimbledon doesn’t start until Monday but Maria Sharapova delivered the first stinging forehand Saturday when she pointedly criticized the off-court conduct of one of her chief rivals, top-seeded Serena Williams.<p>Speaking at a pre-tournament news conference, Sharapova praised Williams’ tennis …

Britons victorious in Oslo as Usain Bolt runs season's fastest 200m

On a night when Usain Bolt returned to somewhere close to his swaggering best by running 19.79sec – the fastest 200m of the year – several British …