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ScienceBlogs
Comments of the Week #74: from the Universe’s age to the love of science“To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction tha
Comments of the Week #74: from the Universe’s age to the love of science
ScienceBlogs / Posted 19 hours ago
“To me there has never been a higher source of earthly honor or distinction than that connected with advances in science.” -Isaac Newton And the advances continue, not just here at Starts With A Bang but everywhere humans are engaged in the practice... Read more
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Business Insider
25 quotes that take you inside Albert Einstein's revolutionary mindIn his lifetime, Einstein changed the world, describing the workings of reality
25 quotes that take you inside Albert Einstein's revolutionary mind
Business Insider / Posted 20 hours ago
In his lifetime, Einstein changed the world, describing the workings of reality better than anyone since Isaac Newton and revealing the capabilities of the atom bomb. In 1999, Time named him Person of the Century. Here are 25 of Einstein's most... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Westward the course of empire: how Berkeley's namesake made his way“Westward the course of empire takes its way; A fifth shall close the Drama wi
Westward the course of empire: how Berkeley's namesake made his way
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
“Westward the course of empire takes its way; A fifth shall close the Drama with the day; On the strength of a single poetic stanza, George Berkeley, the namesake of our city and campus, forged his way into conversations at the forefront of race,... Read more
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Medical News Today
Could neuroticism stem from overthinking?A team of psychologists has suggested a new model for neuroticism that could ex
Could neuroticism stem from overthinking?
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
A team of psychologists has suggested a new model for neuroticism that could explain its links to both unhappiness and creativity - that the personality trait arises through overthinking. People who display symptoms of neuroticism have a tendency to... Read more
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The Hindu
Neurotic people tend to be more creative, says studyNeurotic people who constantly worry and brood over negative thoughts are likel
Neurotic people tend to be more creative, says study
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Neurotic people who constantly worry and brood over negative thoughts are likely to be more creative, a new study has found. The part of the brain responsible for self-generated thought is highly active in neuroticism, which yields both of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Why neurotic people are more creative Do you often brood over self-generated negative thoughts about people who don
Why neurotic people are more creative
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Do you often brood over self-generated negative thoughts about people who don't pose any threat to you and feel anxious all the time? It may actually make you more creative and a high-scorer in life. According... Read more
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herald ie/
Moody? Neurotic? You could be a geniusPERSONALITY John von Radowitz – 28 August 2015 03:00 AM A new theory suggests
Moody? Neurotic? You could be a genius
herald ie/ / Posted 2 days ago
PERSONALITY John von Radowitz – 28 August 2015 03:00 AM A new theory suggests that neurotic misery and imagination go hand-in-hand. It could explain why so many original thinkers, such as the famously neurotic... Read more
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iol.co.za
Neurotic? You could be a creative geniusREUTERSYou could be part of an elite club that includes Vincent van Gogh, pictu
Neurotic? You could be a creative genius
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSYou could be part of an elite club that includes Vincent van Gogh, pictured, and Sir Isaac Newton. London - If you are tense, moody and anxious, take heart. You could be part of an elite club that includes Vincent van Gogh and Sir Isaac... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
Neurotic? Here’s the silver liningConsider, if you will, your favorite neurotic. You may need to look no further
Neurotic? Here’s the silver lining
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 2 days ago
Consider, if you will, your favorite neurotic. You may need to look no further than across your breakfast table, or conjure a picture of the nation’s neurotic laureate — Woody Allen. Or perhaps you’d reach back in history, say, to Isaac Newton —... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are you a worrier? Chances are you're a GENIUS: Neurotic people are more likely to be imaginative and creative New theory su
Are you a worrier? Chances are you're a GENIUS
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
: Neurotic people are more likely to be imaginative and creative New theory suggests neurotic misery and imagination go hand-in-hand Neurotic people have a brain that’s more sensitive to perceive... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Moody, miserable and neurotic? These traits could also make you a creative genius | Irish Examiner Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 05:02 PM Are you one of those
Moody, miserable and neurotic? These traits could also make you a creative genius
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 05:02 PM Are you one of those people... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Why Your Neuroticism May Be the Key to Your CreativityAnyone with even a touch of neuroticism will recognize its characteristic loopi
Why Your Neuroticism May Be the Key to Your Creativity
Entrpreneur / Posted 2 days ago
Anyone with even a touch of neuroticism will recognize its characteristic looping thought patterns, in which anxieties are obsessively and repeatedly picked over. The proclivity to detect and dwell on stressors and threats – a tendency that unites... Read more
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The Telegraph
Shotgun warns of 'reaction' if party acts against himPatna, Aug. 25: Shatrughan Sinha today continued to take potshots at the party
Shotgun warns of 'reaction' if party acts against him
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Patna, Aug. 25: Shatrughan Sinha today continued to take potshots at the party he is a member of, invoking Isaac Newton to state that he would react sharply if the BJP were to take action against him. The latest barb comes a week before Prime... Read more
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PhysOrg
Biophysicists take small step in quest for 'robot scientist'The researchers dubbed their algorithm "Sir Isaac," in a nod to one of the grea
Biophysicists take small step in quest for 'robot scientist'
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
The researchers dubbed their algorithm "Sir Isaac," in a nod to one of the greatest scientists of all time, Sir Isaac Newton. Credit: Public domain. Biophysicists have taken another small step forward in the quest for an automated method to infer... Read more
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Queensland Times
Plot your visit to places of rest and quiet around the globeSOME people wouldn't be caught dead visiting cemeteries and gravesites on their
Plot your visit to places of rest and quiet around the globe
Queensland Times / Posted 5 days ago
SOME people wouldn't be caught dead visiting cemeteries and gravesites on their holidays but I've found they can be fascinating places to kill an hour or two. And I'm not alone in finding myself spirited away to another time and place when... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How To Lead CollaborativelyIsaac Newton famously said that if he had seen far, it was "by standing on the
How To Lead Collaboratively
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
Isaac Newton famously said that if he had seen far, it was "by standing on the shoulders of giants." Dramatic as that statement is, it's a poor model for understanding leadership. Leaders don't rise above everyone else. The best leaders achieve what... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Newton's nose knows: Diabetes alert dog sees after local girlIt ripped at the soul of her mother, Courtney, to have to lie on top of her cry
Newton's nose knows: Diabetes alert dog sees after local girl
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
It ripped at the soul of her mother, Courtney, to have to lie on top of her crying and resisting child to stick her with a needle over and over again. The only relief came in knowing what was causing the little girl - then 6 - to have an insatiable... Read more
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The Atlantic
Why Yale University Library Is Trying to Save VHSYale University Library has long been familiar with controversy, even several c
Why Yale University Library Is Trying to Save VHS
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
Yale University Library has long been familiar with controversy, even several centuries before it decided to make thousands of VHS tapes with titles like Naughty Roommates, Sorority Babes in the Dance-a-Thon of Death, and What the Swedish Butler Saw... Read more
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IGN
This Week in the Nintendo eShopThe Wii U sees multiple new eShop and Virtual Console games, including Woah Dav
This Week in the Nintendo eShop
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
The Wii U sees multiple new eShop and Virtual Console games, including Woah Dave and The Bridge. While Advance Wars 2's re-release on Wii U Virtual Console might turn some heads, the biggest games this week are Nindie games on the Wii U eShop. The... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
North Walsham GCSE Results From left to right George Fleming, Lucy Curtis-Warminger, Isobel Shutterworth
North Walsham GCSE Results
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
From left to right George Fleming, Lucy Curtis-Warminger, Isobel Shutterworth-Hobbs, Maisie Barber. At North Walsham High School students were looking to what the future may now hold for them as they picked up their GCSE... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Aylsham High School GCSE results Students were queuing up at the door to receive their results from Aylsham Hi
Aylsham High School GCSE results
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
Students were queuing up at the door to receive their results from Aylsham High School on Thursday morning as the teenagers alongside parents, relatives and friends found out how they had done. Jasmine Kelly In... Read more
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Salon.com
Corgis are for extroverts: What your favorite dog breed says about youThis piece originally appeared on Even though we love all dogs, most of us hav
Corgis are for extroverts: What your favorite dog breed says about you
Salon.com / Posted 10 days ago
This piece originally appeared on Even though we love all dogs, most of us have to admit — we definitely play favorites. We all have our “type,” that specific breed that we find the MOST adorable, as opposed to just standardly adorable, because,... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Kids learn how the world worksAnonymous $286K donation boosts district’s physics program Eighth-grader Junio
Kids learn how the world works
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Anonymous $286K donation boosts district’s physics program Eighth-grader Junior Cardielo, 13, shows Kaiyo Pruitt, 13, what a burst of air does in a science class at West Middle School. A pilot program to teach physics... Read more
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Gamasutra
RE-EVALUATE YOUR PRECONCEPTIONS OF PHYSICS IN THE AWARD WINNING HAND-DRAWN LOGIC PUZZLE GAME THE BRIDGE – THIS WEEK ON NINTENDO eSHOP FOR Wii UPlatform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact T
RE-EVALUATE YOUR PRECONCEPTIONS OF PHYSICS IN THE AWARD WINNING HAND-DRAWN LOGIC PUZZLE GAME THE BRIDGE – THIS WEEK ON NINTENDO eSHOP FOR Wii U
Gamasutra / Posted 12 days ago
Platform Available on Price Point on Nintendo eShop* Further Info Contact The Bridge (The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild) (Download) Nintendo eShop from 20/08/2015 €9.99 / £8.99 / CHF 14.00 Ty Taylor Game Description: The Bridge is a 2D... Read more
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Bleacher Report
The Legends Who Influenced Today's NBAThe NBA is a constantly evolving beast, with new generations coming into the As
The Legends Who Influenced Today's NBA
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
The NBA is a constantly evolving beast, with new generations coming into the Association and looking to build upon the efforts of those who suited up before them. The current studs didn't live in a vacuum as they developed their skills; they watched... Read more
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PlayStation Blog
The Bridge Coming to PS4, PS3, and PS Vita TomorrowNot Exactly Newton’s Theory of Gravity The Bridge opens to a scene where an un
The Bridge Coming to PS4, PS3, and PS Vita Tomorrow
PlayStation Blog / Posted 12 days ago
Not Exactly Newton’s Theory of Gravity The Bridge opens to a scene where an unnamed character is sleeping under a tree. At this point, the only available action is to rotate the direction of gravity — the common theme throughout The Bridge. Like... Read more
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Entrpreneur
How to Start Fitting Work Into Life (and Stop Fitting Life Into Work)Finding work-life balance can be challenging, especially for entrepreneurs. Som
How to Start Fitting Work Into Life (and Stop Fitting Life Into Work)
Entrpreneur / Posted 12 days ago
Finding work-life balance can be challenging, especially for entrepreneurs. Sometimes, we fall prey to the illusion that personal time is another name for time we can put to better use by working. We might even feel that we'd be more productive if we... Read more
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PlayStation Blog
New PlayStation Games forCan you handle the blistering heat from a plasma rifle? The howling screech of
New PlayStation Games for
PlayStation Blog / Posted 13 days ago
Can you handle the blistering heat from a plasma rifle? The howling screech of an insectoid army? The earth-shaking rattle of armored cyborgs? Prepare for the fight of your life, soldier! Helldivers Super-Earth Ultimate Edition is coming to... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Tailgater antidote? Haul manure in the back of a pickupQ You really dropped the ball in your recent column about tailgaters. It is NOT
Tailgater antidote? Haul manure in the back of a pickup
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 14 days ago
Q You really dropped the ball in your recent column about tailgaters. It is NOT wise to screw around with tailgaters. These days the risk is too great. Angering a tailgater is extremely dangerous and can lead to road rage, and even shootings. You... Read more
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The Daily Review
Tailgater antidote? Haul manure in the back of a pickupQ You really dropped the ball in your recent column about tailgaters. It is NOT
Tailgater antidote? Haul manure in the back of a pickup
The Daily Review / Posted 14 days ago
Q You really dropped the ball in your recent column about tailgaters. It is NOT wise to screw around with tailgaters. These days the risk is too great. Angering a tailgater is extremely dangerous and can lead to road rage, and even shootings. You... Read more
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Billboard
'Epic Rap Battles of History' Duo on First Live Tour & Upping the Epicness: 'It's a Good Addiction'Peter Shukoff and Lloyd Ahlquist are the two names behind the popular (yet odd)
'Epic Rap Battles of History' Duo on First Live Tour & Upping the Epicness: 'It's a Good Addiction'
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
Peter Shukoff and Lloyd Ahlquist are the two names behind the popular (yet odd) parings of Darth Vader and Adolf Hitler, Dr. Seuss and William Shakespeare, Justin Bieber and Beethoven, and Abe Lincoln and Chuck Norris. They're the creators of the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
A-levels: List of results for our schools and colleges - and how they compare to previous years Students celebrate their A Level results at the Sir John Leman High School at
A-levels: List of results for our schools and colleges - and how they compare to previous years
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Students celebrate their A Level results at the Sir John Leman High School at Beccles. Henry Twist, 18, celebrating his three A* grades to go to Bath... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich A-level results: Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form publishes first results; Hellesdon High record best-ever scores A-levels results day at Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form. Left to right, Jordan Po
Norwich A-level results: Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form publishes first results; Hellesdon High record best-ever scores
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
A-levels results day at Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form. Left to right, Jordan Potter. Charl Retief and Adamya Tiwari. The Sir Isaac... Read more
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Daily Record
Are you left handed - 10 fascinating facts for Left-Handers DayNobody has counted them all but studies suggest between 10-30% of the world pop
Are you left handed - 10 fascinating facts for Left-Handers Day
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
Nobody has counted them all but studies suggest between 10-30% of the world population is left-handed . With numbers like that it's easy to see why most items - golf clubs, scissors, pencil sharpeners, knives, tin openers and cork screws - are right... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Norwich A-level results: Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form publishes first results; Hellesdon High record best-ever scores A-levels results day at Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form. Left to right, Jordan Po
Norwich A-level results: Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form publishes first results; Hellesdon High record best-ever scores
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
A-levels results day at Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form. Left to right, Jordan Potter. Charl Retief and Adamya Tiwari. Picture: ANTONY... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Are you left handed - 10 fascinating facts for Left-Handers DayNobody has counted them all but studies suggest between 10-30% of the world pop
Are you left handed - 10 fascinating facts for Left-Handers Day
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 days ago
Nobody has counted them all but studies suggest between 10-30% of the world population is left-handed . With numbers like that it's easy to see why most items - golf clubs, scissors, pencil sharpeners, knives, tin openers and cork screws - are right... Read more
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walesonline
12 things you didn't know about left-handed peopleLeft-handed people make up around 10% of the Earth's population. But despite t
12 things you didn't know about left-handed people
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
Left-handed people make up around 10% of the Earth's population. But despite that, they still seem to get a rough deal. But the world wouldn't be the same without them. To celebrate International Left-Handers Day, we've put together some leftie... Read more
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Entrpreneur
4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your MentorThe “self-made man” is a myth. Whether in the business world or the physical on
4 Ways to Get Anyone -- Even Your Heroes -- to Be Your Mentor
Entrpreneur / Posted 17 days ago
The “self-made man” is a myth. Whether in the business world or the physical one, every one of us owes something of who we are to others. Those who recognize and embrace this fact not only learn more faster, but are more pleasant to be around. Sir... Read more
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NBC Washington
Parkour Practiced on Roofs in GeorgetownThe trending training discipline Parkour recently landed on the rooftops of Geo
Parkour Practiced on Roofs in Georgetown
NBC Washington / Posted 19 days ago
The trending training discipline Parkour recently landed on the rooftops of Georgetown to one couple’s surprise, but not so much the surprise of police. When Georgetown resident Shelley Clark’s cat raced into the house looking over its shoulder, she... Read more
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PhysOrg
The resplendent inflexibility of the rainbowA colorful section of rainbow begs the question – why Roy G. Biv? Credit: Bob K
The resplendent inflexibility of the rainbow
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
A colorful section of rainbow begs the question – why Roy G. Biv? Credit: Bob King Children often ask simple questions that make you wonder if you really understand your subject. An young acquaintance of mine named Collin wondered why the colors of... Read more
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The Columbian
Learning science through LegosYAKIMA — Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library in an empty s
Learning science through Legos
The Columbian / Posted 25 days ago
YAKIMA — Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library in an empty school on a sunny summer morning — much less to learn about Isaac Newton. But that is what happened recently at Roosevelt Elementary, when 20 of the brightest young minds... Read more
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Express and Star
Rolf Harris 'loving' decorating his prison with inspirational faces artwork « Express & StarThe 85-year-old said that he was enjoying painting iconic people during his sen
Rolf Harris 'loving' decorating his prison with inspirational faces artwork « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 26 days ago
The 85-year-old said that he was enjoying painting iconic people during his sentence at Stafford Prison. The former television entertainer's victims said his, revealed in a letter sent from Stafford Prison, showed there was no evidence of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Stocktake: Unloved Twitter remains a risky bet Microblogging provider remains a no-no among both value and momentum investors
Stocktake: Unloved Twitter remains a risky bet
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
Microblogging provider remains a no-no among both value and momentum investors The growth rate in Twitter users has fallen in every quarter since Twitter’s market debut 21 months ago. Last week was... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Wash. youngsters mix Legos, science education AKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library
Wash. youngsters mix Legos, science education
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 27 days ago
AKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library in an empty school on a sunny summer morning -- much less to learn about Isaac Newton. But that is what happened recently at... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Yakima youngsters mix Legos, science education AKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library
Yakima youngsters mix Legos, science education
KOMO Seattle / Posted 27 days ago
AKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Most K-2 students wouldn't dare go into a school library in an empty school on a sunny summer morning -- much less to learn about Isaac Newton. But that is what happened recently at... Read more
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Times of Malta
A library unlovely in laceIn his recent book The Library: A World History, James W.P. Campbell says: “Lib
A library unlovely in lace
Times of Malta / Posted 28 days ago
In his recent book The Library: A World History, James W.P. Campbell says: “Libraries can be much more than simply places to store books. Throughout the ages, the designs of the greatest library buildings have celebrated the act of reading and the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the trackOne Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They sur
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the track
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 30 days ago
One Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They surprised fans and released a new single, Drag Me Down, out of the blue. One Direction released a new single (Syco) And the internet has all but crashed. But what’s the... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the trackOne Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They sur
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the track
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
One Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They surprised fans and released a new single, Drag Me Down, out of the blue. One Direction released a new single (Syco) And the internet has all but crashed. But what’s the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the track | Irish Examiner Friday, July 31, 2015 - 10:38 AM One Direction really kno
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the track
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, July 31, 2015 - 10:38 AM One Direction really know how... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the trackOne Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They sur
One Direction's new single: Fan reactions and what you need to know about the track
Kingston Guardian / Posted 30 days ago
One Direction really know how to cause a little bit of Friday mayhem. They surprised fans and released a new single, Drag Me Down, out of the blue. One Direction released a new single (Syco) And the internet has all but crashed. But what’s the... Read more
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