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Our current state of knowledge about the causes of #Alzheimer's disease and #dementia. #neuroscience
Michael Heneka applauds a sweeping survey of dementia that explores research, diagnosis and care.
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Michael Mandelbaum looks at American military interventions since the end of the Cold War. #politics #history #ForeignPolicy
Please join us as Michael Mandelbaum—prominent columnist and author, and a leading foreign-policy thinker—discusses his new book, Mission Failure: America and the World in the Post–Cold War Era. In this definitive work, Mandelbaum critically assesses American military interventions since the end of the Cold War and the deeply flawed post–Cold War efforts to promote American values and American institutions ...
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"There’s an intimacy to cursing, precisely because you know that you’re not supposed to do it. " #language 
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What motivates the people who play a vital role in the health and quality of life of hundreds of people every year? #medicine #healthcare #cardiology 
The ability to improve the health of another person or to save their life requires great skill, knowledge, and dedication. The impact that this work has goes above and beyond your average career, extending to the families and friends of patients. We were interested to discover what motivates the people who play a vital role in the health and quality of life of hundreds of people every year.
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Celebrating and analyzing the complexities of Muhammad Ali, "The Greatest of All Time."
Muhammad Ali’s funeral and memorial service brought together a seemingly incongruous cast of characters, once again spotlighting the many contradictions that have made it so difficult for commentators and biographers to extract a realistic assessment of his life. Even with a staggering amount written about him, Ali leaves behind a contested image largely characterized by misinterpretation.
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"Air quality now represents a public health crisis in major cities in the United Kingdom, and is well recognized by scientific researchers and increasingly by the general public." #ClimateChange #environment 
UK air quality law now finds itself at a crossroads. Air quality law is a well-established area of environmental law, having been at the vanguard of much of it. It is a well-established area across multiple levels of governance, with local and national regulation in the UK operating against a backdrop of binding EU standards and an international law framework for transboundary air pollution
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"I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity." - Edgar Allan Poe, was born 208 years ago today, on 19 January 1809 in Boston, Massachusetts.
n. Objects associated with Edgar Allen Poe; publications by or about him. Image credit: Illustration 14 for “The Raven” by Edgar Allan Poe for the line “Not the least obeisance made he” by Gustave...
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How much do you know about contemporary #Shakespeare? #quiz
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80% with a couple of lucky educated guesses
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What makes choral singing unique and how does it posses the power to bring people together?
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“It’s a great reminder that it’s always important to return your books,” she said. “Even 60 years late.” #books #libraries
A Brooklyn native checked out “Gone With the Wind” in 1959. After cross-country moves and raising four children, she returned the book to an amused and thankful branch.
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"Any post- #Brexit legislation that is passed to strip back labour laws may not necessarily have the effect that is intended." #law
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