Sweden's bokbåten is a floating library that brings books to residents of remote islands
July 1, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Sweden has a floating library — the bokbåten — that brings thousands of books to people on dozens of remote islands in the Stockholm archipelago twice a year.
'Up in Arms': Book reveals more of the story behind the Bundys' takeover of national lands
June 28, 2019, 1:35 p.m. by Benyamin Cohen
Author John Temple was granted unprecedented access to the controversial family.
Why paper books and the independent bookstore aren't dead
May 31, 2019, 11:36 a.m. by Starre Vartan
Turns out all those dire predictions were wrong.
The Voynich Manuscript: What you need to know about the world's most mysterious book
May 15, 2019, 11:53 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
The Voynich Manuscript, an illustrated codex from Medieval times, is a true head-scratcher.
How my son and I took our love of nature and turned it into a book
May 11, 2019, 9:32 a.m. by Stacy Tornio
Writer Stacy Tornio didn't think she'd get such an enthusiastic response from her son Jack about writing a book.
Your cat thinks you're a much larger cat with good taste in food
April 5, 2019, 12:02 p.m. by Laura Moss
Like it or not, this is what felines really think of us.
How to connect children with the natural world in your own backyard
April 4, 2019, 8:23 a.m. by Tom Oder
'Nature Play at Home' is full of inspiration and projects to make it happen in your neighborhood.
If you have preserves in the pantry, you need 'The Food in Jars Kitchen'
April 3, 2019, 11:52 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Marisa McClellan's latest recipe book shows people the possibilities that already exist in their own pantry.
Dr. Seuss may have modeled the Lorax after these real-life monkeys
March 1, 2019, 4:12 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The author wrote most of 'The Lorax' while visiting an ecosystem inhabited by orange, mustachioed monkeys.
Bizarre plants delightfully come to life in 'Atlas of Botanic Poetry'
February 20, 2019, 8:22 a.m. by Tom Oder
Botanist and biologist Francis Hallé introduces a new world of rainforest flora in his latest art-driven book.
Everyone is 'tidying up.' Are thrift stores bursting at the seams?
February 13, 2019, 9:55 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
Some people are letting go of items that don't spark joy.
Woman reunited with dog lost 12 years ago
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
13 odd facts about Edgar Allan Poe
Thinking deep thoughts has impact on life span
Knitted anatomy kits offer cruelty-free dissections
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
Why you should mulch leaves, not rake them
When will fall leaves be at their peak near me?
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5 ways to beat fall allergies
Why does autumn have two names?
5 classic fall recipes
Thanks to seed savers, Glass Gem corn exists
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