By Michael Lindgren This book about card catalogues, written and published in cooperation with the Library of Congress, is beautifully produced, intelligently written and lavishly illustrated. It also
The finalists for the 2017 Hugo Awards were announced this morning, and the ballot includes a refreshing number of women and authors of color in what has been a historically white male-dominated field.
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(Getty/Tom Pennington) Donald Trump isn’t the only one to lie with impunity. Logic, facts and intelligence are the losers in this election Sophia A. McClennen October 29, 2016 12:00pm (UTC) Back in 2008
In 2009, I set out to hike the Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine. Over the five months it took me to cover those 2,000 miles of mountainous terrain, I was transformed into a mythic beast. Fat, and
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When's the last time you sat in total, utter silence? While it's not easy to find true peace and quiet, there's now evidence you may want to find more opportunities to embrace noiselessness throughout
It's impressive how many ways we study decision making. I searched Amazon today for books on decision making: over 90,000 results. The top one is The Decision Book: 50 Models for Strategic Thinking. Fifty
I happen to own a 2004 model, a family car with a turbo (don't ask). Way back in December, before everyone started wondering whether 3D printing was on the deadpool, I tested out a MakerBot Replicator
It strikes my curiosity what research says are the things that smart people have in common. By the way, curiosity? It's number 9 on the list. Just saying ... Here's how to know if the tattooed Millennial
Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp?