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The Property Brothers Flip A Page On Their TV Triumphs

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 7:06am

If you've ever watched HGTV, you've probably come across Drew and Jonathan Scott — the twins from Canada who are the darlings of home improvement. Their new book is called It Takes Two.

(Image credit: Courtesy of HGTV)

The Property Brothers Flip A Page On Their TV Triumphs

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 7:06am

If you've ever watched HGTV, you've probably come across Drew and Jonathan Scott — the twins from Canada who are the darlings of home improvement. Their new book is called It Takes Two.

(Image credit: Courtesy of HGTV)

PHOTOS: An Amazing Eye For The Colors Of India

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:20am

Black and white pictures were popular when Raghubir Singh started out as a photographer. But he insisted on color. A new retrospective shows his ground-breaking work.

(Image credit: Raghubir Singh/© 2017 Succession Raghubir Singh)

PHOTOS: An Amazing Eye For The Colors Of India

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:20am

Black and white pictures were popular when Raghubir Singh started out as a photographer. But he insisted on color. A new retrospective shows his ground-breaking work.

(Image credit: Raghubir Singh/© 2017 Succession Raghubir Singh)

Firsthand Experience Fuels The 'Pursuit Of Memory'

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:00am

Neuroscientist Joseph Jebelli's new book about the fight against Alzheimer's draws on his own personal passions; his grandfather developed the disease and eventually stopped recognizing his grandson.

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Firsthand Experience Fuels The 'Pursuit Of Memory'

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:00am

Neuroscientist Joseph Jebelli's new book about the fight against Alzheimer's draws on his own personal passions; his grandfather developed the disease and eventually stopped recognizing his grandson.

(Image credit: Little, Brown and Company)

Richard Linklater's New Film 'Last Flag Flying' Handles The Trauma Of War

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:43pm

Director Richard Linklater's latest film, Last Flag Flying, tells the story of three Vietnam veterans who reunite after decades apart to help bury one of their sons. LANGUAGE ADVISORY: The phrase "fucked up" is bleeped approximately one minute into this story.

Richard Linklater's New Film 'Last Flag Flying' Handles The Trauma Of War

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:43pm

Director Richard Linklater's latest film, Last Flag Flying, tells the story of three Vietnam veterans who reunite after decades apart to help bury one of their sons. LANGUAGE ADVISORY: The phrase "fucked up" is bleeped approximately one minute into this story.

A 'Wine Lover's Daughter' Savors Her Dad's Vintage Story

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:13am

Anne Fadiman writes about her father's journey from poor Brooklyn Jew to wine connoisseur. She says, "Along with books, wine represented the sort of cultivated, refined life that he had aspired to."

(Image credit: Courtesy of Annalee Fadiman)

A 'Wine Lover's Daughter' Savors Her Dad's Vintage Story

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:13am

Anne Fadiman writes about her father's journey from poor Brooklyn Jew to wine connoisseur. She says, "Along with books, wine represented the sort of cultivated, refined life that he had aspired to."

(Image credit: Courtesy of Annalee Fadiman)

Not My Job: We Quiz ISS Astronaut Scott Kelly About IHOP

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 6:17am

The man who set an American record by spending nearly a year aboard the International Space Station faces three questions about the International House of Pancakes.

(Image credit: Bill Ingalls/NASA/Getty Images)

Not My Job: We Quiz ISS Astronaut Scott Kelly About IHOP

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 6:17am

The man who set an American record by spending nearly a year aboard the International Space Station faces three questions about the International House of Pancakes.

(Image credit: Bill Ingalls/NASA/Getty Images)

'Beasts Made Of Night' Is The Beginning Of A Great Saga

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 6:00am

Fantastic worldbuilding sets the stage in Tochi Onyebuchi's new novel, set in a bustling market city inspired by his Nigerian heritage. While the storytelling can be indecisive, the setting triumphs.

(Image credit: Razorbill)

'Beasts Made Of Night' Is The Beginning Of A Great Saga

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 6:00am

Fantastic worldbuilding sets the stage in Tochi Onyebuchi's new novel, set in a bustling market city inspired by his Nigerian heritage. While the storytelling can be indecisive, the setting triumphs.

(Image credit: Razorbill)

Stand At The Edge Of Geological Time

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 3:43pm

Transport yourself to Rocky Mountain National Park, with all its sights and sounds, in this immersive geology lesson.

(Image credit: NPR)

Stand At The Edge Of Geological Time

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 3:43pm

Transport yourself to Rocky Mountain National Park, with all its sights and sounds, in this immersive geology lesson.

(Image credit: NPR)

Dan Rather, An Unlikely Essayist, On 'What Unites Us'

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 3:35pm

Equally optimistic and concerned, the longtime television news anchor — now a Facebook phenomenon — has written a book that doesn't hide his love of country.

(Image credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for IFP)

Dan Rather, An Unlikely Essayist, On 'What Unites Us'

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 3:35pm

Equally optimistic and concerned, the longtime television news anchor — now a Facebook phenomenon — has written a book that doesn't hide his love of country.

(Image credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for IFP)

Netflix Adaptation Of Margaret Atwood's 'Alias Grace' Is Uncannily Relevant

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:58pm

Alias Grace tells the true story of an Irish immigrant who worked as a household maid in Canada in the 1850s and was later convicted of murder.

Netflix Adaptation Of Margaret Atwood's 'Alias Grace' Is Uncannily Relevant

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 1:58pm

Alias Grace tells the true story of an Irish immigrant who worked as a household maid in Canada in the 1850s and was later convicted of murder.

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