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Tolstoy is the sort of author that requires deep reading for full appreciation. If you don't have the time for that, there's always the War and Peace quick-read strategy.
The best way to become better divorced parents is to work together to redefine what it means to be a family.
Marathon runners tend to forget how painful their experience was months after the race, provided that they had positive feelings toward the accomplishment.
The amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere has grown so great that limiting emissions is not enough to curb climate change. That's why scientists are seeking new technologies for pulling carbon dioxide already...
Most small-business owners or entrepreneurs avoid hiring friends or family because the professional and personal rarely mix well. If it can't be avoided, the best course of action is to be firm in your dealings.
Scientists have discovered a new protein that appears to supercharge the body's own immune system, allowing it to compete against cancerous cells in ways that were previously impossible.
Having greater intelligence can actually make you a more foolish person because intelligence breeds hubris, according to sociologists who study how intelligent people make life decisions.