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Mornings Are Tougher Without a Name

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Look who we spotted grabbing a cup of coffee this morning. We would've said hi, but it's kind of awkward...we still don't know this critter's name. Help us out -- vote now and let us know who you'd rather wake up to: Schrëwdinger or Mancestor.

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Radiolab

We're Down to 4 Finalists -- Vote Now to Name Your Ancestor

Monday, March 25, 2013

Out of over 1,000 potential names for our hypothetical placental ancestor, there are only four (FOUR!) left.

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Radiolab

Rooooound 3 Shrew Voting!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

There are only eight contenders left to name your ancestor. And Round Three starts... NOW!

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Living Off the Land

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Manny Howard talks about turning his yard in Flatbush, Brooklyn, into a farm and his goal of subsisting on what it produced for at least a month. His book My Empire of Dirt: How One Man Turned His Big-City Backyard into a Farm is based on his James Beard Foundation Award–winning New York magazine cover story, which began as an assessment of the locavore movement. He didn’t set out to grow his own food to make an environmental or ethical point, but rather to see if it was even possible to grow his own food and feed his family from his own land.

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The Takeaway

Wet Blanket Dude: Why I Don't Like Brackets

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Brackets bug me. I’m sure it has something to do with money I lost betting on Gonzaga one time. But there’s a bigger issue for me and this brackets business sucking in all the office workers in North America this month.

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The Takeaway

March Madness? Bring It On!

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

My esteemed colleague, John Hockenberry, doesn't participate in March Madness pools on principle.  I also stand on principle on this issue: I always participate and this year, I'm helping to coordinate the competition at The Takeaway.

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The Takeaway

Sports Contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin's March Madness Bracket

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

The NCAA Men's Basketball tournament starts this week. The brackets are due by noon today. Sports contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin and Celeste Headlee got theirs in... (click on the image to enlarge)

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The Takeaway

March Madness Begins: Advice for Filling Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

With the NCAA Men's Basketball tournament set to start Thursday, many brackets are due by noon today.  If you haven't gotten yours in yet, we've got some last minute tips from freelance sports writer and contributor to SportingNews.com and the Wall Street Journal, Dan Shanoff.

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