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The Flip of the Town: The New Yorker Comes to Flipboard

Eustace Tilley is in the house. Starting today, Flipboard users will be able to read The New Yorker—the award-winning magazine, plus its original digital content—all right here.<p>Founded in 1925 as a humor magazine with a literary bent, The New Yorker is known for its definitive, meticulously …

Mad Scientist Sees Future Where We Sell Our Quantified Selves on eBay

Author: Daniela Hernandez. Daniela Hernandez Business<p>Date of Publication: 07.01.13.<p>Time of Publication: 9:30 am. 9:30 am<p>Walter De Brouwer has the mad …

Health Care

The secret history of the Bill of Rights

Activists today invoke the 2nd and 4th Amendments as if they’re kindred spirits with Madison. Here’s the real story<p>Is the Bill of Rights — made up by the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution — the foundation of American liberty? So we are told by civil libertarians on the left alarmed by …

Why We Should Rethink the Eight-Hour Workday

<i>Ask anyone how long a workday is, and they'll probably say eight hours. How did that become the standard? Is eight hours beneficial for productivity,</i> …

The Science of Practice: What Happens When You Learn a New Skill

<i>You've heard the expression “practice makes perfect” a million times, and you've probably read Malcolm Gladwell's popular “10,000 hours” theory. But</i> …

Long Hidden, Vatican Painting Linked To Native Americans

For close to 400 years, the painting was closed off to the world. For the past 124 years, millions of visitors walked by without noticing an intriguing scene covered with centuries of grime.<p>Only now, the Vatican says a detail in a newly cleaned 15th century fresco shows what may be one of the first …

How to Deal With Anger, From the Angriest Place in America

<i>Earlier this week, Gallup released new results from its Healthways poll that measures the well-being of Americans, in which it had once crowned Longview, Texas as officially the angriest city in America*.</i><p><i>Coping with anger in a happy place — say, Boulder, Colorado — is challenging enough. But what</i> …

Anger Management

Closet Cleanout: The Only 10 Pieces of Clothing You Need

I have only good memories of walk-in closets, except for the time I was rummaging around in the back of one–and suddenly came across a high-top …

The Painted Landscapes of China Danxia

China Danxia is a UNSECO World Heritage Site and the name given in China to landscapes developed on continental red terrigenous sedimentary beds …

European Travel