How to read a book a week

    In February, I read Belle Beth Cooper’s Fast Company piece "How I became a morning person, read more books, and learned a language in a year," which listed the four steps to assuming a new hobby:...

    How To Survive The Cascadia Tsunami

    “Thirteen thousand people will die in the Cascadia earthquake and tsunami,” reads Kathryn Schulz’s now-infamous New Yorker article. “Everything west of Interstate 5 will be toast.” Turns out a very similar event occurred in Chile 55 years ago. What wisdom can its survivors share with residents of the Northwest?

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    We Hung Out with the Hells Angels to See What They're All About in 2016

    The police still recognize the biker brotherhood as an organized crime group, but to me they just looked like a friendly group of guys with face tattoos.

    Are You Ready to Meet Your Fixer Uppers?

    How Chip and Joanna Gaines are renovating Waco’s reputation, one home at a time.

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    Craft Beer Has Killed Day Drinking

    Day drinking as we know it is dead, and that death has a lot to do with the rise of craft beer and the cost of that product compared to its lighter peers.

    Why don't black and white Americans live together?

    In many parts of the US, Americans of different races aren't neighbours - they don't go to the same schools, they don't always have access to the same services.

    I Used to Be a Human Being

    An endless bombardment of news and gossip and images has rendered us manic information addicts. It broke me. It might break you, too.