The Birth of Stars

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The literary genre of celebrity studies in the Anglo-Saxon world has no exact equivalent in continental Europe. As this discipline is a part of cultural…

The Birth of Stars

Having Kids

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December 2019 Before I had kids, I was afraid of having kids. Up to that point Ifelt about kids the way the young Augustine felt about livingvirtuously. I’d…

Having Kids

Trump’s business connections to IRGC reemerge, a day after he called it a terrorist organisation

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A day after Donald Trump designated Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) a terrorist organisation , reports are reemerging of the Trump…

Trump’s business connections to IRGC reemerge, a day after he called it a terrorist organisation

A Nobel-Winning Economist Goes to Burning Man

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Paul Romer, who won the 2018 Nobel prize for economics, argues that the coming century will need more “Burning Man urbanization.” Credit… Alex Welsh for The…

A Nobel-Winning Economist Goes to Burning Man

What Is the Keto Diet and Does It Work?

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Scam or Not Yes. But we don’t know how effective, or for how long. Credit… Photo Illustration by The New York Times A recent survey of registered dietitians…

What Is the Keto Diet and Does It Work?

Impeachment Trial Looming, Chief Justice Reflects on Judicial Independence

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Chief Justice John Roberts’s year-end report on the judiciary praised civics education, but it was not hard to detect a timely subtext that appeared to be…

Impeachment Trial Looming, Chief Justice Reflects on Judicial Independence

Science Under Attack: How Trump Is Sidelining Researchers and Their Work

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The Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. Credit… Victor J. Blue for The New York Times The Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. Credit……

Science Under Attack: How Trump Is Sidelining Researchers and Their Work

Individual Yorkshire Puddings | Cook’s Illustrated

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Individual Yorkshire Puddings | Cook’s Illustrated Menu Close Search Log In Recipes Equipment Reviews Taste Tests Holiday Shop Science Videos Magazine Close…

Individual Yorkshire Puddings | Cook’s Illustrated

The TTABlog

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The TTABlog ® Keeping Tabs on the TTAB ® by John L. Welch Friday, December 20, 2019 TTABlog Test: Three More Appeals from Section 2(d) Refusals A (current) TTAB…

The TTABlog

When Will the Planet Be Too Hot for Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine.

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To read an annotated version of this article, complete with interviews with scientists and links to further reading, click here . I. ‘Doomsday’ Peering beyond…

When Will the Planet Be Too Hot for Humans? Much, Much Sooner Than You Imagine.