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Impressions From The Ice: A Poet Returns From Antarctica

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Prime Minister Loses His Noggin But Keeps Talking In 'Head Of State'

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A Mismatched Crew Dreams Of Swashbuckling In 'We Are Pirates'

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The 'Man Who Touched His Own Heart' Changed Medicine

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Are We Having Fun Yet? New Book Explores The Paradox Of Parenting

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Should Ray Rice Get A Second Chance? 'Maybe,' Parcells Says

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From Laundering To Profiteering, A Multitude Of Sins At The Vatican Bank

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The Gift Of Eternal Shelf Life: 'Tuck Everlasting' Turns 40

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Parcells' Book Details Highs And Lows Of His NFL Coaching Career

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Research into how the human brain develops helps explain why teens have trouble controlling impulses. Leigh Wells/Ikon Images/Corbis hide caption

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Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

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Marie Mutsuki Mockett says the Japanese tradition of Tōrō nagashi — lighting floating paper lanterns in honor of loved ones — reminded her that she was not alone in her grief. Alberto Carrasco Casado/Flickr hide caption

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After Father's Death, A Writer Learns How 'The Japanese Say Goodbye'

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'Ghettoside' Explores Why Murders Are Invisible In Los Angeles

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In 'Fatherland,' A Daughter Outlines Her Dad's Radicalization

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In 'Dear Father,' A Poet Disrupts The 'Cycle Of Pain'

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'Driving The King' A Story Long In The Works

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