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Back in the 15th Century, collective nouns were all the rage. The system, which assigns a different word for “group” depending on the animal being referred to, was the brainchild of English hunters who wanted to distinguish each of their … Continue reading
A few years ago, while perusing the assortment of impulse buys at my local gas station, I encountered a series of literally gems: the Bük series. What is a Bük? “A BüK is an inexpensive pamphlet—just $1.49—containing one provocative essay, short … Continue reading
“I am sorry, Boy,” said the tree, “but I have nothing left to give you. My apples are gone.” “My teeth are too weak for apples,” said the boy. “My branches are gone,” said the tree. “You cannot swing on … Continue reading
A few weeks ago, I was browsing in Barnes & Noble (I know, what a wonderful, yet soon to be antiquated experience) and came across the latest book from Steve Martin (yes, the actor). I’ve been a fan of Steve’s … Continue reading
A few months ago, researchers stumbled upon something really remarkable: a prehistoric art studio hidden deep inside a tiny cave near Cape Town. Within the cave’s walls were abalone shells filled with residue from ancient red pigment, and intricate tools … Continue reading