Theorist's Tools: Marvin Cohen Uses Quantum Mechanics and Computers to Conjure ...
“We can write on these walls, and sit at these tables, and drink coffee and talk,” says Cohen. “And hopefully great ideas “I was very impressed that at 4 o'clock we'd go for tea and cookies, and I would have a chance to talk to a lot of the senior ...
June 17, 2015
'Whiplash': Brutality, flying instruments and all that jazz
"This intangible thing, those tempos, this clock you had to aspire to - that's what kept me up at night, a fear of screwing it up," Chazelle said, adding that rhythm didn't seem to come naturally to him. "Whiplash," which shows in Saturday's 8:45 p.m ...
April 12, 2013
How To Get Your Dog To Sleep In
On that first Sunday after daylight saving time ends (November 4 this year, if you haven't made note), we set the clocks back and look forward to enjoying a longer night's rest. An extra hour of sleep is such a wonderful thing, especially on a cold ...
October 28, 2012
Hey Ladies: The First Time
Band(s): Clock Work Army, Indian Moon, The Muslims, Calico Horse; Instruments: vocals, piano, guitar; Years playing: 20; Hometown: Walnut Creek, CA; Living Now: SF Bay Area, CA. I started When they tried to switch me over to read music at 5 or 6 ...
July 19, 2010
Australian Swim Trials: As it happened
in a personal best time of 2:11.22. The 18-year-old from the City of Perth would be a surprise debutant on the Australian team if she can hit the qualifying mark of 2:07.86 tonight, while Ellen Gandy (2:11.57) and Madeline Groves (2:11.87) will ...
March 31, 2014
Joplin death toll could have been lower
"As a community, we are proud of what we've accomplished to date. And today we come together to celebrate yet another milestone, milestone on this journey with the rebirth of Joplin High School and Franklin Technology Center," the principal said. A huge ...
March 18, 2015
5 things you need to know this weekend
You want a piece of baseball history? Here's your chance ... Daylight Savings Time will end at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, as we push our clocks back one hour. Only two states in the union – Arizona and Hawaii – don't observe daylight saving time, although ...
November 1, 2014
Deceptive fine print can ruin the show
Members tell mayor she can't attend because the topic off the closed meeting is the lawsuit she filed that names them. The Meramec near St. Louis was at crest and the Mississippi River south of St. Louis was expected to reach its high point on Tuesday.
September 30, 2014
Salvation Army still holds millions in Joplin donations
And in the aftermath, residents will tell you they've never seen anything like the outpouring of support from people and organizations all over the world. One of those groups, as you might expect, was the Salvation Army. According to their website, in the ...
April 24, 2014
Cocktail Table with Clock
This is a very handsome cocktail table with operating clock. Bold roman numerals contrast with the light antique-style face. Sturdy metal legs and glass top. Operates by a highly accurate quartz movement. Metal and Glass. Color/Finish: Reddish-brown.
December 10, 2013
Healthy Kids: Changes in weather can trigger asthma
April 11, 2013 12:15 am • HEALTHY KIDS Dr. Bob Wilmott, Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center Springtime brings flowers, warmer weather and longer days — but it can also bring difficulty to children with asthma. Cold, dry air is a common ...
April 10, 2013
Gender Discrimination Lawsuit Reveals that Homophobic Chick-fil-A Is, Shockingly, Also Sexist
No? You’re not surprised? Me either. Here’s what happened: on June 27, 2011, in Duluth, Georgia, Chick-fil-A General Manager Brenda Honeycutt was fired despite performance evaluations of satisfactory to above satisfactory. She was told by her ...
July 27, 2012