Edward James

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The Good Life

The hottest revolution in American cycling doesn't have a name, a mission, or a coherent identity. But if you slow down long enough and look around, you might notice it—and join in the fun.<p><b>I COULDN'T WAIT FOR MY SON TO TURN SIX MONTHS OLD.</b> Not because his smile became more infectious, even as his …

New Orleans

5 Fast On-the-Road Repairs

The Sibling Effect

• <b>Author:</b> Jeffrey Kluger<p><b>A senior writer at Time magazine explores what scientists and researchers are discovering about sibling bonds, the longest- lasting relationships we have in our lives.</b> <br>Nobody affects us as deeply as our brothers and sisters-not parents, not children, not friends. From the time …

The Same Ride, Only Different

In life, and on a bike, a little stability can sometimes knock you off balance<p>I was inches from riding into a gooey, matted mass of roadkill when I suddenly came to and managed to swerve. I thought, Where am I? I looked around. I had been on the road for about an hour but had paid little attention …

Mind

Water Plants with Club Soda to Make Them Grow Faster and Healthier

Whether you've got a green thumb or not, you probably want your houseplants to thrive. Besides fixing the reasons they might be droopy, try watering …

What Makes the Best Infographics So Convincing

A great infographic is an instant revelation. It can compress time and space. (<i>Good gosh – Usain Bolt is</i> that <i>much faster than all the other 100-meter gold medalists who’ve ever competed?)</i> It can illuminate patterns in massive amounts of data. <i>(Sure, we’re spending much more on health care and</i> …

How Are Those Cities of the Future Coming Along?

Cutting Through the Bullshit Surrounding Flight MH370

Somehow, it's not enough for the media to simply report that a plane is missing, presumed crashed, and no one has found the wreckage yet—they have to build elaborate narratives about terrorism and "mystery passengers."<p><i>A Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 similar to the one that disappeared with 239</i> …

Mainstream Media

The Unbearable Neurosis of the Modern Eater

If we are what we eat, how are we supposed to justify our food choices in the digital age, where we're exposed to an overload of information about GMOs, unethical farming, and every food issue under the sun?<p><i>Photo via Flickr user Mareike</i><p>In Los Angeles last fall, I was visiting a friend for dinner. …

Woody Allen

Quinoa: The Dark Side of an Andean Superfood

A woman shows her quinoa grain for sale at a market in La Paz, Bolivia, on March 2, 2012<p>As a child, Benjamin Huarachi, 55, ate quinoa almost every …

Fair Trade