High-Tech Santa Trackers
Video and photo editing, smartphone apps, email and other digital tools are gaining popularity as parents try to persuade their 21st-century kids that there is a Santa Claus.
Technology can create evidence more convincing than fake reindeer tracks in the snow—though without a deft touch, Santa can come off looking like a perp in a security video. As adults seek slicker proof to back up the legends of childhood—the existence of Santa, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny—there's new confusion over the line between harmless fibs and outright deception. "I want it to be playful and fun—I don't want it to be the source of future therapy sessions," says Amy Lupold Bair, whose four-year-old, Noah, often turns to the computer to back up his parents' assertions.
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The Canadian professor has an extensive collection posted on his site.
- Peterson's Great Books list features classics by Orwell, Jung, Huxley, and Dostoevsky.
- Categories include literature, neuroscience, religion, and systems analysis.
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Evolution doesn't clean up after itself very well.
- An evolutionary biologist got people swapping ideas about our lingering vestigia.
- Basically, this is the stuff that served some evolutionary purpose at some point, but now is kind of, well, extra.
- Here are the six traits that inaugurated the fun.
Despite incredible economic growth, it is not necessarily an investor's paradise.
- China's stock market is just 27 years old. It's economy has grown 30x over that time.
- Imagine if you had invested early and gotten in on the ground floor.
- Actually, you would have lost money. Here's how that's possible.
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