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2015/03/27 15:18
2015/03/27 15:18
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Author Helen Macdonald. Photo: Theresa Ambrose Mabel, the heroine of Helen Macdonald's acclaimed memoir of grief, H Is for Hawk, is dead. Two autumns ago the goshawk succumbed to a virulent, airborne...
2015/03/27 15:18
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2015/03/26 15:42
2015/03/26 15:42
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If you've never been able to get out of bed for a morning run, keep your place clean or give up fast food, it might be time to stop wallowing in guilt and find out why. Gretchen Rubin, author of...
2015/03/26 00:07
2015/03/26 00:07
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2015/03/24 07:17
2015/03/24 07:17
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IF YOU live in an Australian city, you probably feel like you can’t get away from them. You’ll find them making your coffee, you’ll spy them speeding down city streets on two wheels, and their retro...
2015/03/24 06:41
2015/03/24 06:41
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People give others credit for the outcomes of their decisions only if the decision itself was rational, a new Yale study has found. In a series of seven experiments, the researchers examined how...
2015/03/23 01:55
2015/03/23 01:55
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If the hipster beard backlash hasn’t already started, then this new series might well get things rolling. FREE TO AIR The Block Triple Threat, Nine, 7.30pm Tonight the renovators are getting stuck...
2015/03/23 00:51
2015/03/23 00:51
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Yakutsk, Russia, is probably the coldest city on earth. 1. The date was chosen to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Meteorological Association on March 23, 1950. 2. The patron saint...
2015/03/22 15:39
2015/03/22 15:39
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My winter walk is a desperate lurch – a 60-degree forward tilt that keeps the wind and sleet out of my face while allowing my downward-drifting eyes to study sidewalks for lethal sheets of ice, ruts...
2015/03/18 20:29
2015/03/18 20:29
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David Walliams to Headline Word Christchurch’s Autumn SeasonThursday, 19 March 2015, 9:04 amPress Release: WORD Christchurch Writers and Readers Festival David Walliams to Headline Word Christchurch’s...
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2015/03/17 11:21
2015/03/17 11:21
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WHAT is a hipster? Samuel Johnson wants to know. He has a sneaking suspicion that being able to grow a full beard is a key ingredient. His own facial hair is patchy at best, but he hopes this won’t...
2015/03/16 16:33
2015/03/16 16:33
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Michael was born on Dec. 21, 1951, in San Antonio, Texas, son of the late William H. Reynolds and Joyce M. (Anway) Husak. He graduated from Gwinn High School in 1970. He earned his associate's degree...
2015/03/11 17:20
2015/03/11 17:20
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A very bad day, hypothetically (solarseven/iStock) [Cross-posted from the Post's new Inspire blog, edited by my former Rough Draft editor Sydney Trent. Please note that there is not a single...
2015/03/11 15:43
2015/03/11 15:43
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Stripies meet their match during River Wensum Valley ChampionshipHERRING SEASON FISHING BOATS IN GT YARMOUTH HARBOUR WITH FERRY IN FOREGROUND DATED 1953 PLATE P3045 FOA May 2014 Wednesday, March 11,...
2015/03/09 13:50
2015/03/09 13:50
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Bill Bryson reveals Wellcome Book Prize shortlist £30,000 prize celebratres the best new books dealing with medicine, health or illness Bill Bryson: “Highlighting the importance of literature in...
2015/03/09 13:14
2015/03/09 13:14
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Larry Tomczak is a best-selling author and cultural commentator with over 40 years of trusted ministry experience. In the 70s, Graham Nash of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, wrote a song called...
2015/03/09 06:37
2015/03/09 06:37
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Patriotism – the last refuge of scoundrels? – T.K. Chua Published: 9 March 2015 1:48 PM Reading Mikha Chan’s piece “Decrying Isma’s warped version of patriotism” (as appeared in FMT, March 9, 2015)...
2015/03/08 11:21
2015/03/08 11:21
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Ireland is a country that has been noted throughout the years for producing an array of brilliant writers, politicians and literary scholars... and some of them were most certainly renowned for their...
2015/03/06 07:38
2015/03/06 07:38
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Every offseason, things change. Players, coaches, playbooks, style, attack, planning; it all gets rebooted or tweaked over the course of just a few months. With the moves the Eagles made, or didn’t...
2015/03/05 11:20
2015/03/05 11:20
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The “Successful Futures” review of curriculum and assessment by Professor Graham Donaldson is irrelevant, distracting and counterfeit. Education Minister Huw Lewis has been sold a copy of Scotland’s...
2015/03/05 07:26
2015/03/05 07:26
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In 2000, Abe Crystal, an undergraduate from Columbia, South Carolina, was enrolled in a writing class I teach at Princeton, and one of his assignments was to compose a profile of another student,...
2015/03/27 15:18
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