Archive for January, 2014
Fury, anarchy, martyrdom: Why the youth of Brazil are (forever) protesting, and how their anger may consume the World Cup.
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What if you discovered an invasive species that seems drawn to electricity — in your outlets, appliances, laptops and TVs — and no one would listen?
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Here is the untold story of the real reasons why Michael Jordan retired from the NBA in 1993, according to sports writing legend Jack McCollum of Sports Illustrated
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Why do some birds fly in a V? Most people would say that they do it to save energy, which would be right. But it turns out that birds in a V are actually pulling of a feat that’s more complicated a…
Daisuke Inoue never learned to read music but he changed our musical lives forever when he invented the karaoke machine. He shares the charming, humble, thoughtful story of his life with The Appendix.
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Our age reveres the narrow specialist but humans are natural polymaths, at our best when we turn our minds to many things
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