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An ancient Mayan Copernicus0

An ancient Mayan Copernicus

Scholar says ancient hieroglyphic texts reveal Mayans made major discovery in math, astronomy. For more than 120 years the Venus Table of the Dresden Codex — an ancient Mayan book containing astronomical data —...

microbes0

How your microbes influence your love life

Science writer Sonia Shah explains why it’s really not your fault you’re attracted to that terrible person. While the precise architecture of romance remains decidedly mysterious, evolutionary biology suggests a few general rules. One is...

I’m an Iranian-American Muslim. Here’s how that works0

I’m an Iranian-American Muslim. Here’s how that works

Iranian-American Muslim comedian Negin Farsad describes what happens when Islam meets Rumi meets apple pie. Muslims don’t necessarily have the greatest icons here in the United States. The ones we do have are on...

Can Islam and Liberalism Coexist?0

Can Islam and Liberalism Coexist?

The article “Can Islam and Liberalism Coexist?” appeared first on The Slate. Why Islam resists secularization, and how that continues to shape the politics of the Middle East.  By Isaac Chotiner One of the...

A split euro is the solution for Europe’s single currency. —Joseph Stiglitz.0

Stiglitz Sees A Split Euro As Europe’s Fix

A split euro is the solution for Europe’s single currency. —Joseph Stiglitz. In an article published Wednesday, Nobel-prize winner Joseph Stiglitz tried to answer the question of what to do with the problems created...

Video Tutorial – Up Close With the Waves CLA 760

Video Tutorial – Up Close With the Waves CLA 76

In the following Waves plug-in tutorial produced by Eli Krantzberg, see how the unique preamp distortion and attack/release times of the Waves CLA 76 make it such a unique compressor. Up Close With the...