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  • ¿Cómo pensar como Sherlock Holmes? - Maria Konnikova September 25, 2017
    Ningún personaje de ficción es más conocido por sus poderes de intuición y observación que Sherlock Holmes. Pero, ¿es su inteligencia extraordinaria una invención de la ficción o podemos aprender a desarrollar estas habilidades, para mejorar nuestras vidas en el trabajo y en casa? A través de ¿ Cómo pensar como Sherlock Holmes? , la periodista y psicóloga Ma […]
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  • Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari September 25, 2017
    New York Times Bestseller A Summer Reading Pick for President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanity’s creation and evolution—a #1 international bestseller—that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be “hum […]
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  • La teoría del todo - Stephen W. Hawking September 25, 2017
    Una manera clara y amena de acercarse a los misterios del universo. En esta esclarecedora obra, el gran físico británico Stephen Hawking nos ofrece una historia del universo, del big bang a los agujeros negros. En siete pasos, Hawking logra explicar la historia del universo, desde las primeras teorías del mundo griego y de la época medieval hasta las más com […]
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  • Sobre la teoría de la relatividad especial y general - Albert Einstein September 25, 2017
    Entre el Electromagnetismo y la Mecánica newtoniana existe una fórmula de bisagra: la teoría de la relatividad especial y general. La importancia del nuevo marco planteado por Albert Einstein se entiende por lo siguiente: la percepción del tiempo y el espacio es relativa al observador. ¿Qué significa esto? Si usted viaja a una velocidad mayor que la de la lu […]
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  • El gran diseño - Stephen Hawking & Leonard Mlodinow September 25, 2017
    Aun antes de aparecer, este libro ha venido precedido, en todos los medios de comunicación, de una extraordinaria polémica sobre  sus conclusiones: que tanto nuestro universo como los otros muchos universos posibles surgieron de la nada, porque su creación no requiere de la intervención de ningún Dios o ser sobrenatural, sino que todos los universos pro […]
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  • Breve historia de mi vida - Stephen Hawking September 25, 2017
    La mente maravillosa de Stephen Hawking ha deslumbrado al mundo entero revelando los misterios del universo. Ahora, por primera vez, el cosmólogo más brillante de nuestra era explora, con una mirada reveladora, su propia vida y evolución intelectual. Breve historia de mi vida cuenta el sorprendente viaje de Stephen Hawking desde su niñez […]
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  • La física del futuro - Michio Kaku September 25, 2017
    Un recorrido asombroso a través de los próximos cien años de revolución científica. El futuro ya se está inventando en los laboratorios de los científicos más punteros de todo el mundo. Con toda probabilidad, en 2100 controlaremos los ordenadores a través de diminutos sensores cerebrales y podremos mover objetos con el poder de nuestras mentes, la inteligenc […]
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  • Tricks Any Dog Can Do! - Susan Day September 25, 2017
    This great book comes with advice and guidance as to the best way to teach these tricks. It offers more than one method which the reader can choose depending upon their own situation. There is also advice to using treats and shows you how to not end up with a treat junkie! This books is from the desk of Susan Day, a canine behaviourist. Susan teaches obedien […]
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  • Ágilmente - Estanislao Bachrach September 25, 2017
    Bachrach es Doctor en biología molecular y explica el funcionamiento del cerebro. A través de ello, da consejos y herramientas para ser más creativos y felices en el trabajo y en la vida. La neurociencia es clara: el cerebro aprende hasta el último día de vida. La creatividad puede expandirse. Tu mente, mediante la aplicación de las técnicas correctas, puede […]
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  • El cisne negro. Nueva edición ampliada y revisada - Nassim Nicholas Taleb September 25, 2017
    ¿Qué es un cisne negro? Para empezar, es un suceso improbable, sus consecuencias son importantes y todas las explicaciones que se puedan ofrecer a posteriori no tienen en cuenta el azar y sólo buscan encajar lo imprevisible en un modelo perfecto. El éxito de Google y You Tube, y hasta ell 11-S, son “cisnes negros”. Para Nassim Nicholas Taleb, los cisnes negr […]
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Spanish Thrives in the U.S. Despite an English-Only Drive

At the same time, more than 20 states have enacted laws making English the official language, President Trump won the election with a platform that included building a border wall, and his push for new limits on legal immigration would require that applicants speak English to obtain legal residency green cards.Juan Rodríguez, 44, a Colombian immigrant who owns La Reina, a Spanish-language radio station in Des Moines, said it was an “extremely uncertain time” for some Spanish speakers, particularly undocumented immigrants who are trying to be seen and heard less often now that the president has made deportation a priority.“But that fear doesn’t prevent us from living our lives in Spanish,” Mr. Rodríguez added. “Iowa may be an English-only state, but it’s also our state.”PhotoGreetings for customers in both Spanish and English in the San José neighborhood of Albuquerque.Credit Adria Malcolm for The New York TimesThroughout the world, the position of English as the pre-eminent language seems unchallenged. […]

California Today: California Today: Berkeley’s New Chancellor and a ‘Free Speech Year’

Supported byU.S.California Today: Berkeley’s New Chancellor and a ‘Free Speech Year’PhotoCarol Christ, the U.C. Berkeley chancellor, is taking over at a time of intense debate over free speech principles.Credit Jim Wilson/The New York TimesGood morning.(Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.)A swirl of problems awaited U.C. Berkeley’s new chancellor, Carol Christ, as she assumed the top job at California’s flagship public university this summer.The campus is contending with a student housing shortage, a budget crunch and the fallout from a series of sexual harassment scandals.Then there is the issue that’s been attracting national attention: Whether conservative speakers have become unwelcome at Berkeley, a university regarded as a birthplace of the free speech movement.In an interview, Dr. […]

Trump on Charlottesville: ‘Racism Is Evil’


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Kim Jong-un’s Approach: Missiles, Purges, Propaganda


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California Today: California Today: What Would a Very L.A. Olympics Look Like?

Supported byU.S.California Today: What Would a Very L.A. Olympics Look Like?PhotoMayor Eric Garcetti announced that Los Angeles would host the 2028 Summer Olympics.Credit Paul Buck/European Pressphoto AgencyGood morning.(Want to get California Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Los Angeles leaders said on Monday that an agreement had been reached to bring the Summer Games to the city in 2028.The announcement came after months of aggressive lobbying by Los Angeles in a rivalry with Paris, which is expected to be awarded the 2024 Olympics as part of the compromise.“We’re a city that has always been a Games-changer and again will be in 2028,” Mayor Eric Garcetti said at a news conference on Monday.It would be Los Angeles’s third Summer Games, after hosting in 1932 and 1984.Newsletter Sign UpContinue reading the main storyCalifornia TodayThe news and stories that matter to Californians (and anyone else interested in the state). Sign up to get it by email.Thank you for subscribing.An error has occurred. Please try again later.You are already subscribed to this email.View all New York Times newsletters.At almost every Olympics, officials add new sports or drop others from the program.Continue reading the main storyFor the next Summer Games, hosted by Tokyo in 2020, athletes will compete for the first time in three quintessentially California sports: surfing, skateboarding and climbing.Continue reading the main storyContinue reading the main storyWhether they are kept on in 2028 is yet to be decided, but host cities get to propose sports of their own.That got us wondering: What Los Angeles-specific sports should be included?We asked our reporters in Los Angeles for some suggestions. A few of their ideas:• A shortest shower competition.• Fastest to extricate your car from stacked parking.• Santa Monica Boulevard slalom.• Food truck drag racing on Silver Lake Boulevard.• Fastest surface street route around the 405.• Who can get the most Instagram likes on their Runyon Canyon hike.• Endurance “It’s a Small World”: Most rides in a row without a nervous breakdown.• First to score a prime table at The Tower Bar.• Best timing of a red light left turn.• Longest juice cleanse.• Escape to the Beach Race, Downtown to Santa Monica: A team on the Expo line versus a team driving on I-10.• Dodger Stadium Sprint: Fastest out of the stadium to beat the crowds (and traffic).• First to make the audience cry in a Morrissey-oke contest.Continue reading the main story• Bacon-wrapped hot dog eating contest […]

O.J. Simpson Wins Parole, Claiming He Has Led a ‘Conflict-Free Life’

Watching the parole hearing, streamed live on countless networks and websites, it is hard now to remember that in the mid-1990s, there was just one cable news channel, and social media did not exist. The internet, reality television and the media ecosystem of wall-to-wall coverage of anything sensational were in their infancy.Yet an entire nation stopped what it was doing in 1994 as Mr. […]

California Today: California Today: Hidden Gems of California

California Online (Please note: We regularly highlight articles on sites that have limited access for nonsubscribers.) Photo Chad Mayes, left, the Assembly Republican leader, huddled with other lawmakers in Sacramento on Monday. He and several other Republicans voted to extend California’s cap-and-trade program. Credit Rich Pedroncelli/Associated Press • The extension of a landmark climate bill yielded California’s latest innovation: a Republican case for cap and trade. [CALmatters] Continue reading the main story • A wildfire near Yosemite spread to nearly 40 square miles, forcing the evacuation of the town of Mariposa. [Sierra Star] • Fire inspection lapses, a police scandal and crumbling roads […]