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Make your own music and memories in Big Pink

Make your own music and memories in Big Pink

The famous house in southeastern New York state was once used by The Band. Now it’s available to the public for overnight stays

Is the Mazda MX-5 the greatest sports car ever made?

Thirty years after its introduction, this two-seater remains as entertaining, dependable and fun as anything out there

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Teacher competence in the subject they teach critical to learning

Despite what trendy education gurus say, a teacher’s competence in their subject makes a noticeable difference to student achievement

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Universal docking station udoq puts all your devices in their place

You can get one off the shelf configured for Apple or Android, or have one fully customized

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Polarization is a myth – we just need to break down the barriers

As we interact with those who appear to be different, we realize that much more unites us than separates us

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Don’t blame academic malaise on the male ‘genius’ cult

Those teaching the humanities have abandoned attempts at outlining the grand narratives, the threads that link important events and people in art and history

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France’s phone hang-up is a conversation starter

Smartphones have undermined everyday social interactions by eroding our ability and desire to talk to one another

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Behind the extraordinary art of the ‘Walt Disney of Japan’

Hayao Miyazaki is brilliant, inspired, outspoken and unconventional. It’s a combination that makes for remarkable films

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Free-falling: Canada’s SkyHawks make skydiving look easy

A blast of fierce wind tears at my face, making it hard to take a normal breath. We’re falling towards Earth at speeds of up to 260 km/h

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‘There’s a bat in the house!’

Falling asleep with bat gear ready, you don’t know what to expect. You just have that Boy Scout sense that you’re prepared

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