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On writing Proofreading is painful Cracking the Writer’s Block 1: Fear, Success and Life John Grisham’s Do’s and Don’ts for Writing Popular Fiction A manifesto for the simple scribe – my 25 commandments for journalists On reading I have forgotten how to read Can reading make you happier? How to Read More Books Why Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science Reading to children to save ourselves Nearly one-in-five Americans now listen to audiobooks On books One of the World’s Most Irreplaceable Books Was Used as a Cutting…

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The Curiosity Index (20.03.2018)

Romanian court tells man he is not alive Awkward. Reforesting Iceland The country is famous for its barren landscapes. It’s a favourite place to shoot car commercials or even as a stand-in for an alien planet. But the hills aren’t bare because it’s too cold for trees to grow. It’s the result of ancient deforestation…The forests that had once covered 40% of the country dwindled to less than 1%. And then, after a thousand years, Iceland began to put them back again. See also how A Volcano Helped Iceland Convert to…

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