Thursday, October 30, 2014

The Daily Scholar

Psycho Babble Thursdays

Jessica Love delves into language, the mind, and what psychology is discovering about each.

Don’t Mock the Monocle (A Webcomic)

On our unspoken preferences for ordering adjectives

Jessica Love

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On Science Wednesdays

Ebola Decisions and Revisions

Measures to stop the disease in its tracks are definitely works in progress

Josie Glausiusz

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Next Line, Please Tuesdays

The Shortest Story Ever Told

David Lehman

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Writing Lessons Mondays

Know What You Like—And What You Don’t

Diarmaid MacCulloch

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Epiphanies Fridays

Otter Foolishness

But an odd and glorious sound

Brian Doyle

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Priscilla Long

The Complete Science Frictions

A blog about Science.

Current Issue

Cover Story

Instant Gratification

As the economy gets ever better at satisfying our immediate, self-serving needs, who is minding the future?

Paul Roberts

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Arts

Carnival of the Animals

The Italian artist Carpaccio cast a careful, loving eye on his many nonhuman subjects

Jan Morris

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Book Reviews

Frozen Hell

An expedition gone wrong

John Vaillant

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Book Essay

Last Works

Every writer eventually faces the question: Is there anything left to say?

Roger Grenier

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Arts

Boy Wonder

Remembering Lorin Maazel

Sudip Bose

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