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Gunther, Christine and Otto

How a man met a woman and they set off on an epic journey across six continents in one amazing unbreakable car<p>It’s an hour before sunset in northern Madagascar.<p>The bush stretches to the horizon and surges up to the edge of the road. Light floods the scene from left to right and pours through the …

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

The June edition of our monthly series at the...<p>The June edition of our monthly series at the Shepherd Center<p>Help with rent, utilities, or medication …

How To Think Like a Psychologist: A Free Online Course from Stanford

In early January, we brought you a set of 15 tips to help you stick to your New Year’s resolutions, straight from <i>The Willpower Instinct,</i> a …

Can't get Continuity calling or Handoff working in iOS 8? Here's the fix!

Continuity and Handoff are both new iOS 8 features that make for a more seamless experience than ever when it comes to using multiple devices. …

Read this before turning on iCloud Drive in iOS 8!

When you upgrade to iOS 8, you're asked if you want to activate iCloud Drive.If you're running other devices that <i>aren't</i> being upgraded to iOS 8, or …

App-specific passwords coming to iCloud for third-party app sync

If you use a third-party app that stores and synchronizes data with iCloud, Apple will soon require you to use specific passwords for those apps to …

Japanese Maple

Your death, near now, is of an easy sort. So slow a fading out brings no real pain. Breath growing short Is just uncomfortable. You feel the drain Of energy, but thought and sight remain:<p>Enhanced, in fact. When did you ever see So much sweet beauty as when fine rain falls On that small tree And …

The British Library Puts 1,000,000 Images into the Public Domain, Making Them Free to Reuse & Remix

Earlier this week, Oxford's Bodleian Library announced that it had digitized a 550 year old copy of the Gutenberg Bible along with a number of other …

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The Archaeology News Network

Ionian shipwrecks and antiquity smuggling<p>The 'history' of Ionian shipwrecks emerges after three cases of antiquity smuggling in one month were …

Leonard Cohen opens up about new album Popular Problems

Leonard Cohen has opened up about his upcoming 13th album, revealing that most of Popular Problems’ “musical ideas” came from someone else: Patrick Leonard, who co-wrote eight of the LP’s nine songs.<p>“It was a very agreeable collaboration because of an absence of ego and an abundance of musical …

Wired Magazine's Cofounder Shares 3 Books That Can Change Your Life

In an episode of writer and speaker Tim Ferriss' podcast, he talks about the three that he recommends the most.<p>We've taken these selections from the third and final part of the full interview. All three parts are available on iTunes.<p>Scroll down for Kelly's choices, and check out his writing at his …

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Staff Picks: <i>A Field in England</i>, A Desert in the Mind

By The Paris Review September 12, 2014<p>A still from Ben Wheatley’s <i>A Field in England</i>.<p>Like Nicole, I thrilled to Jed Perl’s essay on Jeff Koons in the current <i>New York Review of Books</i>. I also loved Dan Chiasson’s review of <i>Boyhood</i> in the same issue. In its quiet way this essay amounts to a defense of …

For London’s Cabbies, Job Entails World’s Hardest Geography Test

Satellite navigation and GPS can't match the street smarts demanded by "The Knowledge" test.<p>LONDON—Steve Scotland had better reason than most for thinking he knew London like the back of his hand. Not only was he a native Londoner, born and bred, but he'd spent years working as a chauffeur in the …

Basics #1: 3 Essential Ways to Navigate Like a Pro

Inside Flipboard / August 12, 2014<p>In the spirit of the approaching back-to-school season, we thought it might be a good time to educate on Flipboard, …

Best news reader apps for iPad: How to stay on top of your RSS feeds!

The best apps for keeping track of all your favorite news feeds, streams, sites, and sources!<p>Looking for the best iPad apps to help you keep up with …

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