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Where the cathedrals are blessedly cool, the art is hot, and musical irony abounds.
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Emma Thompson breaks all kinds of boundaries in 'Good Luck To You, Leo Grande,' and asks us to reconsider how we see our lumpy, imperfect selves.
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Two new books explore how the way we think about aging, food, medicine, and exercise has surprising physical effects.
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On the roots of courage and the unique burdens of America's school kids.
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And other things I learned in hospital waiting rooms.
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Why effortless self-assurance is a myth we should let go of.
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Answers to this and other intriguing reader questions.
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How we interpret natural wonders that the mind can't grasp
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Rethinking Sex: A Conversation With Author Christine EmbaListen now (30 min) | A new book challenges modern sexual ethics and asks why we put up with terrible (consensual) sex.
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