June 29, 2016
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13 Snapshots From My Trip to “The Floating Piers”

World famous artist Christo installed a temporary (and free!) masterpiece at the Lake Iseo in Italy: "The Floating Piers." Thanks to my Dad, I also got a chance to go and couldn't resist sharing some of the pictures I took.
June 27, 2016
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What the English Language Can Learn From Its Siblings

Sometimes it's nice to have outside sources of influences to borrow and learn from. I think it's time to update the English language by adding these ten expressions from Spanish, German, French, and Portuguese.
June 14, 2016
Colorful Map of the USA

10 Maps – Fifty Shades of Fifty States

Let's map out everyone's favorite country to love and hate: the USA! The 50 states are surprisingly different and versatile in all aspects – except for baby names, of course.
June 1, 2016
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Jimmy Recommends – June ’16

In this month's installment of Jimmy Recommends, I present to you: a musical mastermind, amicable monsters, and mind-blowing neuroscience.