• Klezmer Podcast 114- Estelle Goldfarb

    Klezmer podcast 114- Estelle Goldfarb. This episode features a two-part interview with Violinist Estelle Goldfarb.

    Klezmer Podcast 114- Estelle Goldfarb
  • What’s in a Generation? Examining Baby Boomers, Millenials and Generation Z

    Carolyn Hoy Baby Boomers. Millenials. Generation Z. Although some records exist nearly as far back as America’s beginnings of people naming the generations, these three generations are likely the most well-known today, although where one ends and…

    What’s in a Generation? Examining Baby Boomers, Millenials and Generation Z
  • Beloved Original Star Wars Cast Strikes Back

    Han, Luke and Leia back for new ‘Star Wars’ (via AFP) The original “Star Wars” movie blasted its way onto screens a long time ago, in a cinema galaxy seemingly far, far away — but Han, Luke and Leia will be back soon. Disney has announced the cast of the film just now entering production… [Continue Reading]

    Beloved Original Star Wars Cast Strikes Back
  • E-Cigarette Restrictions are Here

    US moves to regulate e-cigarettes (via AFP) US regulators proposed the first restrictions on the soaring $2 billion market in e-cigarettes Thursday, but some lawmakers and anti-tobacco advocates said the move falls woefully short. The new rules would also apply to other, also previously unregulated…

    E-Cigarette Restrictions are Here
  • A Brain Implant to Restore Memory

    Coming soon: a brain implant to restore memory (via AFP) In the next few months, highly secretive US military researchers say they will unveil new advances toward developing a brain implant that could one day restore a wounded soldier’s memory. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is forging…

    A Brain Implant to Restore Memory
  • Meeting the Man on the Moon

    by Mary Tennyson…Twenty-three graduates of my alma mater, Purdue University, have gone on to become astronauts, including the late Neil Armstrong, who was the first man to walk on the moon in 1969 and Gene Cernan, the last.

    Meeting the Man on the Moon
  • Wise People CHOOSE Their Battles

    By Donna L. Friess, Ph.D…Suddenly there was a noisy scuffle. I turned on the powerful outdoor light and saw Buddy had caught a skunk – a very big black and white skunk!

    Wise People CHOOSE Their Battles
  • So Long, Cubicle Refugee

    by Sherri Scheck-Merrill…A revamped workspace improves productivity, recruitment, retention and the general culture of a company or business, especially where multi-generational demographics are involved.

    So Long, Cubicle Refugee

Entertainment

Violinist Estelle Goldfarb

Klezmer Podcast 114- Estelle Goldfarb

Klezmer podcast 114- Estelle Goldfarb. This episode features a two-part interview with Violinist Estelle Goldfarb. Estelle talks about her new … [Read More...]

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Beloved Original Star Wars Cast Strikes Back

Han, Luke and Leia back for new 'Star Wars' (via AFP) The original "Star Wars" movie blasted its way onto screens a long time ago, in a cinema galaxy … [Read More...]

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Die Hard Director John McTiernan Fights Imprisonment

Phone call lands Hollywood director in prison (via CNN Video) Director John McTiernan talks to CNN's Bill Weir about his imprisonment and his fight … [Read More...]

Health

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What’s in a Generation? Examining Baby Boomers, Millenials and Generation Z

What’s in a Generation? Examining Baby Boomers, Millenials and Generation Z (via Nvate) Carolyn Hoy Baby Boomers. Millenials. Generation Z. Although … [Read More...]

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E-Cigarette Restrictions are Here

US moves to regulate e-cigarettes (via AFP) US regulators proposed the first restrictions on the soaring $2 billion market in e-cigarettes Thursday, … [Read More...]

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A Brain Implant to Restore Memory

Coming soon: a brain implant to restore memory (via AFP) In the next few months, highly secretive US military researchers say they will unveil new … [Read More...]

Travel

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Cruise Lines Battle Rough Waters

Cruise Industry Continues to Battle Unfavorable Tides (via Nevistas Hospitality and Travel Network) Early 2014 shipboard norovirus reports set back … [Read More...]

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Making Travel Easier

Travel for Boomers Made Easier With AARP (via PR Newswire) There are new ways to make traveling a little easier. http://youtu.be/n8YMOvrUmDQ. … [Read More...]

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Race Against Time to Locate Crash Site for MH370

Malaysia PM to visit Perth as jet-search window narrows (via AFP) Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak will visit Australia to witness the … [Read More...]

Shopping

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Why is Italian Leather so Fine?

by Gary Ingram…Are Italian steers and other animals better than those of any other country in the world? Do they get a special diet of spaghetti and Chianti instead of hay and water?

Fashionista

Aging Can Be Sexy!

The Fabulous Fashionistas Challenge Women to Believe that Aging Naturally is Powerfully Sexy (via The Cultureist) By Sarah Zinn At 75 years old, Bridget Sojourner refuses to become invisible. “Most older women are not noticed, so in turn they become invisible,” she said. “I am visible.” With her daring fashion style, Sojourner is not only […]

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A Millenial Writes about Buying a Car vs. a Smart Phone

By The Time Millennials Afford Cars, It Might Be Too Late (via Gas 2.0) A recent study has determined that Generation Y, i.e. Millennials, are just as interested in buying new cars as prior generations. The problem is that most 20-somethings can’t even afford to move out of their parents’ house, nevermind take on a…

Technology

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Meeting the Man on the Moon

During a recent week, we celebrated the first full moon after the vernal equinox, better known as the full moon before Easter, as well as a lunar eclipse that … [Read More...]

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Spacewalk Update

US astronauts to step out on spacewalk for repairs (via AFP) Two US astronauts are preparing to step out on a brief spacewalk Wednesday to install a backup … [Read More...]

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Online News Boosts Media Industry

Digital ventures boost ailing news media, study shows (via AFP) Online news ventures have added nearly 5,000 US media jobs in the past few years, boosting an … [Read More...]

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World Wide Web Timeline

Timeline of World Wide Web (via AFP) While some concepts of the Internet date back to the 1950s, the public-facing World Wide Web traces its history back 25 … [Read More...]

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Tech Giants in Search of Lost Glory

Nokia, BlackBerry, Motorola search for lost glory (via AFP) Once the mobile world's pioneers, Nokia, Motorola and BlackBerry are now the industry's sorry … [Read More...]

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Jelly Donut Rock on Mars

Mars 'jelly doughnut' rock intrigues scientists (via AFP) A strange rock that looks like a jelly doughnut has appeared on Mars, and scientists are closer to … [Read More...]