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Linton Weeks

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Slow Walkers May Be On Their Way To Dementia

Friday, August 01, 2014

New research shows that older people with cognitive problems who walk very slowly may be at greater risk for dementia.


Desk Desk Evolution

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The changing workspace in the Age of Deskovery.


Smartsongs: Refrains The Brain Retains

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Songs that teach and delight students of all ages.


Birth Of 100-Millionth Person In Philippines Greeted With Joy, Concern

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Chonalyn, a 6-pound girl, was born Sunday morning in a Manila hospital. But the head of the country's population commission says it will be a challenge to provide for so many people.


The Diagnosis: Politics Fatigue Syndrome

Friday, July 25, 2014

Taking the temperature of the nation's apathy toward politics.


A Surge In Concierges

Friday, July 11, 2014

Forget the self-help movement. The new way is to ask for help โ€” and to consult a concierge.


Bored On The Fourth Of July? Try These Movies

Friday, July 04, 2014

Action, singing and lots of fireworks โ€” American movies celebrate the Fourth of July.


Freedom To NOT Celebrate Independence Day

Thursday, July 03, 2014

On the Fourth of July, some Americans have celebrated their freedom of choice by choosing to not celebrate at all.


5 Fast, Flashy Fireworks Facts

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Beautiful and dangerous, pyrotechnics run deep in the DNA of American celebrations.


America's Search For Meming

Monday, June 30, 2014

Images of the past remind us of memes of the present. And vice versa.


Why America May Be Ready For Some Futbol

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The aspects of soccer that once annoyed many people now seem part of everyday life.


The Runner-Up Religions Of America

Sunday, June 22, 2014

One nation under God, with many different religious traditions.


A Native American Take On Tornadoes

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

What causes deadly twisters? The Native Americans of Oklahoma offered one answer.


5 TV Shows That Deserve Another Chance

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

With the success of the Kickstarter campaign for the erstwhile TV show Reading Rainbow, we draw up a short list of other shows worthy of another whirl.


Fashion For The Germophobe

Monday, June 09, 2014

In these pre-apocalyptic times, fashion seems to be tilting toward safety and protection.


Should There Be A University Of Politics?

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Other countries provide formal training for people who want to be national leaders. Why not the U.S.?


Art In A Jar 2: Details, Details

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Can you find the masterpiece in the mass of pieces?


Bewildered By Bilderberg

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

By creating a Google Alert for a mysterious meeting of the world's power brokers, we came to know that there is a lot we don't know.


5 Fab Fads That Just Faded Away

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Remembering a time in America when chameleon coiffures and sand baths were all the rage.


The 2014 Club Sandwich Index

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

To some, the traditional double-decker delicacy is an example of excess. To others, it's pure excellence.