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Lynx Edicions: All the Birds of the World

January 17, 2021 // 0 Comments

All the Birds of the World We have looked at books from Lynx Edicions before and every volume has exceeded expectations. So while the title of this one was a pretty bold [...]

How To Draw Cool Stuff

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

The RainyDayInterns love it when we review creative gear, whether the gear be for drawing, painting, or designing new user interfaces. It is true that we have been more [...]

A Triumph of Genius

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

The RainyDayMagazine folks attended an excellent talk/book reading given by the Ronald Fierstein at the New England Mobile Book Fair. Mr. Fierstein was one of the lawyers [...]

Flummery and Trivet

December 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

We believe it takes a special person to write books for children. Children are not mini-adults. They see the world in a very different way from adults. Because children [...]

Forks Over Knives

March 28, 2014 // 0 Comments

The RainyDayKitchen folks have enthusiastically feasted on all manners of meat and have loved every bite (except, of course, the vegetarian). However, a recent viewing of [...]

Good Math

October 11, 2013 // 0 Comments

Got some time this weekend? How about curling up with a good book on math? No, really. We have noticed that we have forgotten a little bit/a lot of the math we had learned [...]

Summer Reading List

June 3, 2013 // 0 Comments

Summer will soon be upon us. For many of readers, that means vacations and road trips. To make your travels more enjoyable, we have put together some recommendations which [...]

First 100 Digits

November 19, 2012 // 1 Comment

Using some of the techniques in The Memory Bible and Mind Hacks, we started on our goal to memorize the first 50 digits of Pi. We tried a few different techniques, but [...]

Speed Reading

November 14, 2012 // 0 Comments

Is it really possible to read 3,000 to 5,000 words-a-minute? This question had been at the back of our minds for some time. Four years ago we came across a book by Stanley [...]
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