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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 [...]

RainyDayGiftGuide 2014 : Books

December 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

eBooks  may be the future, but there will always be a place for physical books on our shelves. The reason is not just that a physical book doesn’t need batteries, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Super Memory

November 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

The world record for memorizing the greatest number of digits of Pi belongs to Chao Lu of China, who memorized 67,890 digits. He set this record on November 20, 2005. He [...]

Books: Lens and Lensbaby

October 23, 2012 // 0 Comments

Recently, we have been posting quite a lot about lenses (Nikkor 18-300mm, Composer Pro, Edge 80). We also got a lot of emails asking if we could recommend some books for [...]

Wonderful Life with the Elements

October 1, 2012 // 0 Comments

At the beginning of the year we did an article on The Elements. It has been touted as “the most beautiful Periodic Table Products in the world.” After having [...]

Elizabeth The Queen

September 11, 2012 // 0 Comments

Queen Elizabeth got a lot of points for her appearance during the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony. One of the editors here at RainyDayMagazine has always known that [...]

Brain Hack #28: Onar

April 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

Many people have the impression that being creative is a talent: some people have it, some people don’t. However, neurobiologists have a greater understanding of how [...]
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