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Atlas Obscura: To Strange Adventures

I got a good deal of very interesting books for Christmas, but there is always that one special book each year. The one I find the most engrossing and just can’t put down. 584 more words


Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer

Pay attention and engage.  That may be the overarching lesson I am learning and relearning.  This week’s Five Star Friday recommendation, Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything… 823 more words

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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: 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

Book Review

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