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We know that happiness and social connection can have positive benefits on health. Now research suggests that having a sense of purpose or direction in life may also be beneficial.To find out if...
Tiphanie Yanique is also the author of the short story collection How To Esc...
In the new novel Land of Love and Drowning, the Virgin Islands and the ocean around them make for a magical setting.The book follows three generations of one family living through the modern history...
At East Bay School for Boys, sometimes the sparks of inspiration result in, ...
This summer, All Things Considered has been taking a look at the changing lives of men in America. And that means talking about how the country educates boys.In Berkeley, Calif., a private, non-...
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A 1976 Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR3 Jump Jet sold at the Silverstone Auctions...
The Harrier Jump Jet combines the speed of a jet with the maneuverability of a helicopter.These single-seater planes are known for vertical take-offs and landings, making them ideal for close-air...
Fin Greenall, the singer-songwriter behind the band Fink, began his music ca...
Fin Greenall is a singer, songwriter and guitarist. His band, Fink, has been releasing albums since 2006 and dropped its latest, Hard Believer, this month. He's also a songwriter for hire, who has...