7 topics for water cooler talk this week

By The Editors
October 26, 2015 9:00 am

Can doodling calm you?
One TED Talker and the developers of a popular new app think so. Read on.

Hemingway’s Ride
Traversing Cuba in search and hopeful restoration of Papa’s ‘55 Chrysler New Yorker. Read on.

Is it time to just give up?
A closer look at the psychology behind throwing in the towel — and why sometimes, it’s a good idea. Read on.

Spirit in the Sky
What reasonable airline fees mean for the future of travel. (Are there still seats?) Read on.

Work Late Less
A look at the diminishing returns of putting in extra hours. Read on.

Broadway in Bed
You can now stream Broadway shows to all of your devices. Read on.

See the World
The National Geographic Photo Contest is officially underway. Feast your eyes.

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