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Life Upon the Wicked Stage:
Extensions and Openings

An Octoroon (Soho Rep; at Theatre for a New Audience, Brooklyn). Extended twice, An Octoroon (Best New American Play Obie, 2014) must close on March 29. 844 more words

Culture

Los Alamos scientists shun vaccinations

To the chagrin of New Mexico’s public health authorities, the rate at which parents are seeking exemptions from vaccinations in Los Alamos is three times the state rate. 300 more words

Vaccines

Chocolate croissants and blonde aspirations

What’s the best way for a girl to get out of a spiritual and existential funk? Spending copious amounts of money on unnecessary trinkets, a fresh new hair colour and deliciously decedent treats always seem to work for me. 543 more words

La banda di via Panisperna by Giorgio Colangelo & Massimo Temporelli

Questo libretto, un misto tra saggio e racconto, dà alcune interessanti informazioni sulla cosiddetta banda di Via Panisperna – ovvero il gruppo di fisici italiani che ha contribuito al progresso nella fisica atomica. 199 more words

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From Romance to Realism

Driving through the bucolic valleys of the Central Coast, the fields and vineyards whizzing by inspire a certain peacefulness. They’re beautiful, romantic. They’re the setting for a million sonnets… 423 more words

Well maybe not so great. But okay

Those of you who know me surely think of me as lovable and easy going. Always trying to please. Just a kind humble soul. Right? 280 more words

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On the Difference Between 'Technical' and 'Tactical' Spies

In a recent piece for the New York Review of BooksFreeman Dyson reviewed Half-Life, a biography of Bruno Pontecorvo, a brilliant nuclear physicist and possible spy.  510 more words

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