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What Music Do Animals Like?

Trevor Cox | Posted 08.27.2014 | Science
Trevor Cox

Research published today by the American Psychological Association has shown that chimpanzees prefer listening to West African akan and North Indian raga over listening to silence. What does this say about the evolutionary purpose of music?

Freedom

Andrew Levitas | Posted 05.05.2014 | Entertainment
Andrew Levitas

In 1991 my father was given six months to live, but he spent the next 10 years fighting for his humanity. It was in his final days, with the laws of our country challenging his dignity, that he showed what it is to be truly courageous. This is where my new film Lullaby began.

7 Tips to Sleep Better Without Medication

Mache Seibel, MD | Posted 03.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Mache Seibel, MD

A lack of sleep is a bigger problem of course than just being tired. People with insomnia are four times as likely to suffer from depression and are at greater risk of heart disease, obesity and diabetes. It causes more time lost at work and lowers enjoyment overall.

Kids Music That Rocks! Exclusive Video Premiere by Justin Roberts

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 01.06.2013 | Parents
Elizabeth Thorp

Our brood loves GRAMMY Nominee Justin Roberts. He's been called the "Paul McCartney of kids music" and mixes folk, punk, pop, and eighties ballads with a little Schoolhouse Rock.

Buddha Doodle - 'Dream'

Molly Hahn | Posted 09.17.2012 | Good News
Molly Hahn

Buddha Doodle - 'Dream' This image appeared in my mind's eye last night as I fell as sleep laughing with my partner. "Row, row, row your boat/Gentl...

PHOTOS: The Joy Of Estonia's Community Swings

Meg Pier | Posted 05.05.2012 | Travel
Meg Pier

A time-honored gathering spot for Estonians is the community swing. I saw these structures all over the country in my travels, huge wooden platforms that can accommodate a crowd.

Lullaby... and the Cradle Will Rock

Jon Chattman | Posted 03.12.2012 | Parents
Jon Chattman

Having a child shouldn't mean your musical taste should lose its flavor. You shouldn't have to subject yourself and your baby to listening solely to Raffi, Barney and Disney tracks 24/7.

Book Review: Claire Seeber's 'Lullaby' Reinvents 'Rebecca'

The Washington Post | Maureen Corrigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The "Rebecca" template is in place: a mousy younger wife in sexual thrall to an older and richer husband -- a handsome enigma of a man who has secrets...