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How I hacked my brain with Adderall: a cautionary tale

Evolution is a nice, big idea. It connotes the glacial pace of an unmeditated act unfolding upon species, concepts, and ecosystems. It certainly doesn’t usually get branded as a feeling. But a couple months ago I felt this thing. Maybe a little like what a mommy feels when her fetus kicks the wall …

Party On! Paper Magazine Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 24, 2013<p>I was a good girl growing up in 1980s New York City. Paper Magazine found me on one of my many sojourns to Tower …

40 Daring Striped Interiors Helping You Energize Your Home in 2013

Very popular in the fashion industry, stripes have become a major trend in interior design as well (check out Top 10 Most Talked About Interior …

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Perfect for Summertime Sleeping: 5 Sources for Linen Bedding

• West Elm has new bedding all the time, but if you like linen, you may want to snap up this cool mustard-colored duvet set. $29-$169.<br>• Traditional gray …

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Massive data collector Acxiom plans to reveal the dirt it has on you

One of the biggest personal data collectors around is getting ready to open its vaults to the public. According to <i>Forbes</i>, you'll soon be able to request your personal files from Acxiom, a marketing company that holds a database on the interests and details of over 700 million people. That database …

The Supreme Court of the United States blog

By Andrew Hamm on Feb 25, 2018 at 12:00 pm<p>The Supreme Court will release orders from the February 23 conference on Monday. There is a possibility of …

Carl Sagan on Science and Spirituality

The friction between science and religion stretches from Galileo’s famous letter to today’s leading thinkers. And yet we’re seeing that, for all its capacity for ignorance, religion might have some valuable lessons for secular thought and the two need not be regarded as opposites.<p>In 1996, mere …

John Updike on the Universe and Why There is Something Rather Than Nothing

<i>“What is it that breathes fire into the equations and makes a universe for them to describe?,”</i> wondered Stephen Hawking in <i>A Brief History of Time</i>. <i>“Why does the universe go through all the bother of existing?”</i><p>This inquiry has long occupied scientists, philosophers, and deep thinkers alike, …

Nora Ephron on Women, Love, Happiness, Reading, Life, and Death

What a tragic year it’s been for literary and creatives heroes, with losses as inconsolable as Maurice Sendak, Ray Bradbury, and Hillman Curtis. Last night, we lost the great Nora Ephron (1941-2012) — prolific and thoughtful filmmaker, novelist, journalist, playwright, essayist, and blogger, a …

Edie Windsor On Love, and More Scenes from a (Gay) Marriage

On a historic day, Steven Thrasher talks to Edie Windsor, the “shero” of the hour, and takes in the view from across New York City.<p>“You did it, …

Emblem3 Cover Daft Punk 'Get Lucky' Feat. Pharrell Williams (VIDEO)

<b>Original Song:</b> Daft Punk "Get Lucky" Feat. Pharrell Williams<p><b>Cover Artist:</b> Former "X Factor USA" contestants Emblem3<p><b>How It's Different:</b> Emblem3 went with less funk and a whole lotta acoustic guitar, with some three-man harmonies thrown in.<p><b>Why We Love It:</b> The song weirdly works with their cool, …

Fifty Shades of Grey: Design Ideas and Inspiration

<b>Gray</b> is definitely one of the hottest interiors colors of the recent past. Available in a multitude of hues and shades, gray has become the ‘go to’ …

Everything you need to know about Dropbox

Drobox sets the standard for cloud computing filesharing apps. It has become an indispensable tool in many of our digital toolkits. While it has many …

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Editorial Plague T-Shirts

Journalism is in an ill state of repair — at least on the American front anyway. The Edward Snowden affair has taught us that. How American news …

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Inside Man, Morgan Spurlock Takes an Insider’s Look at America in New CNN Series

In the new CNN series <i>Inside Man</i>, host Morgan Spurlock explores controversial facets of American culture by taking a personal role in them. In the …

Stop Penalizing Boys for Not Being Able to Sit Still at School

Instead, help them channel their energy into productive tasks.<p>This year's end-of-year paper purge in my middle school office revealed a startling pattern in my teaching practices: I discipline boys far more often than I discipline girls. Flipping through the pink and yellow slips--my school's …

Surviving Summer Camp In James Patterson's 'Middle School'

Grown-ups, if you've read a thriller recently, there's a good chance it was written by James Patterson. One in 5 adult thriller hardcovers sold these days carries his name on the cover.<p>But younger readers are likely to find themselves paging through a Patterson, too — and not because they've …

'New Strange' Stories Hold A Chilling Mirror To Life

If you want a chilly comedown from summer's heat, you can't do much better than the work of Robert Aickman (1914-1981), a master of "strange stories" whose books, long out of print, are now being republished by the small U.K. press Tartarus.<p>It's tempting to pigeonhole Aickman as a ghost story …

Nancy Pearl Scours The Shelves For Books You Might Have Missed

If you'd like your summer reading to take you beyond the beaten path, librarian Nancy Pearl is here to help. NPR's go-to books guru joins us regularly to reveal "under the radar" reads — books she thinks deserve more attention than they've been getting. Pearl talks with NPR's Steve Inskeep about …

How To Be A Dick 101

<b>If you ever wondered</b>whether the conservative base of the Republican congressional monkeyhouse gives a damn about anyone else, the fact that they're planning to slow-play their own constituentson the implementation of the Affordable Care Act ought to settle your mind for you handsomely.<p>Some …

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