NPR’s Mary Louise Kelly talks with author Daniel Pink about his new book When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing. In his book, Pink examines the importance of timing in various aspects of life.
Medical journalist Jeanne Lenzer warns that implanted medical devices are approved with far less scrutiny and testing than drugs. As a result, she says, some have caused harm and even death.
Efik peoples; Nigeria; Early 20th century; Wood, skin, plant fiber, bone, dye. Gift of Walt Disney World Co., a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company Diverse, dynamic and by turns fierce and delicate, “Visionary: Viewpoints on Africa’s Art,” a new exhibition at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art, uses …
For the protagonist of WB’s new comic book show, community and family come first
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A century ago, Hollywood had no stars. Movies were silent and the actors were anonymous. Melanie Benjamin’s new novel outlines how actress Mary Pickford and writer Frances Marion changed that. (Image credit: )