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Atlas Obscura by Joshua Foer, Dylan Thuras and Ella Morton

When you don’t stick to the path, when you take yourself on a completely unplanned adventure; the world opens up to you. This is what the Atlas Obscura book is all about. 156 more words


Book Review: Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders by Joshua Foer, Ella Morton, Dylan Thuras

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Atlas Obscura was founded in 2009 and began as a website that brought you a guide to the world’s wondrous and weird places. 643 more words


Book review: Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer

Title: Moonwalking with Einstein
The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
Author: Joshua Foer
ISBN: 9780143120537
Pages: 320
Release Date: February 28, 2012
Publisher: Penguin Books… 627 more words

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Quotes & Commentary #5: Oscar Wilde

“He began to wonder whether we could ever make psychology so absolute a science that each little spring of life would be revealed to us. As it was, we always misunderstood ourselves and rarely understood others.

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#Bookreview: Moonwalking With Einstein by Joshua Foer

This book was an interesting duality of fascinating subject matter about a subject that I really couldn’t care less about. Joshua Foer wrote a very good book about his personal journey from being a B-rate journalist to the National Memory Champion. 89 more words


Atlas Obscura: An Explorer's Guide to the World's Hidden Wonders

Atlas Obscura by Joshua Foer, Dylar Thuras & Ella Mosla 

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“It’s time to get off the beaten path. Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura celebrates over 700 of the strangest and most curious places in the world. 121 more words


Moonwalking With Einstein

Have you ever wished that you had a better memory? But did you think it was impossible? Most people, including Joshua Foer, believed so too. These questions led Foer to prepare for and participate in the USA Memory Championships and he wrote about it in his 2011 novel… 195 more words