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Some of Today’s Most Beloved Children’s Book Illustrators Each Draw Their Favorite Animal
Some of Today’s Most Beloved Children’s Book Illustrators Each Draw Their Favorite Animal

A menagerie of loveliness from some of the world’s greatest illustrators.

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Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist
Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist

Down the rabbit hole of antimatter, or how to believe six impossible things about gender stereotypes before breakfast.

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What Makes People Compelling
What Makes People Compelling

The art of mastering the vital osmosis of two conflicting qualities.

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Herman Melville on Writing and His Daily Routine
Herman Melville on Writing and His Daily Routine

“A book in a man’s brain is better off than a book bound in calf — at any rate it is safer from criticism.”

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Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives
Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives

How to fine-tune the internal monologue that scores every aspect of our lives, from leadership to love.

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Industrial Sublime: How New York City’s Bridges and Rivers Became a Muse of Modernism
Industrial Sublime: How New York City’s Bridges and Rivers Became a Muse of Modernism

How a city of contrasts inspired a generation of artists.

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