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Seamus Heaney, RIP: Watch a montage of the poet reading “Digging” over the years.

Seamus Heaney, who died Friday morning in Dublin, published poetry for roughly half a century. As he wrote in “Digging,” one of his most famous …

Cab-hailing App Hailo Simplifies Life for Taxi Drivers and Passengers

It’s absurd that taxis and potential fares find one another through serendipity, trial and error, and instinct. Cab-calling app Hailo aims to bring …

Do These Genes Make Me Look Fat?

A new study zeroes in on a bit of a DNA that leads to ‘obesity-prone behaviors’ if it gets out of whack.<p>Las Vegas has long been the philosophic …

Can junk food end obesity? How David H. Freedman’s cover story for the Atlantic is hypocritical.

Judging from its headline, David H. Freedman’s “How Junk Food Can End Obesity” looks like the apotheosis of a trollish <i>Atlantic</i> coverstory. Freedman’s …