January is bleak. Cold. Dark. Depressing. Gone are the merry, or mandatory, festivities around fireplaces; the warm glow of either love or alcohol has crystallized into the hard-eyed stare of a sober year.
Caesium is the chemical element that has literally redefined time. All your life you'll have been told the importance of being on time. Well, thanks to caesium the entire world now keeps time so accurately
There are dozens of book adaptations coming out this fall, both promising and ridiculous ("12 Years a Slave" and "Adore," respectively. How could they do that to Doris Lessing?). Book lovers may be wary