Books

Fanfare for Sports Fandom: How Being a Sports Fan Is Good for Your Health

Can being a sports fan make you happier, healthier and more understanding? Larry Olmsted’s book “Fans” says yes and Super Fan Ron Baechle backs up the findings.

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CultureHistory

Emancipation Day, April 16th

The abolishment of slavery in the United States has a long and complicated history. By 1860, there were approximately 4 million enslaved people in the US. Although most of us are familiar with Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation of 1863, it is only part of the story.

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Window to the Soul at Art Saint Louis

Window to the Soul is a new multimedia juried group show at Art Saint Louis featuring works by 49 St. Louis regional artists from Missouri and Illinois.

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Spotlight

Spotlight: Anti-aging Research, The Keeper of the Cup & Dr. and Missouri Weird & Wonderful

Missouri Weird & Wonderful, scientist, teacher and inventor Dr. Diuguid, anti-aging therapy, a fun textile artist, the Towel Man and the Keeper of the Cup.

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History Spotlight: Dr. Diuguid

A successful scientist, teacher, and inventor despite color barriers.

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Science & Technology

Activating specific brain cells in mice increases life span with a healthier, younger appearance

“This is actually the first demonstration that manipulating specific neurons delays aging and expands life span in mice,” said Shin-ichiro Imai, MD, PhD.

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Culture

Schankman’s St. Louis: Missouri Weird and Wonderful

Missouri Weird and Wonderful, a new local book from Reedy Press, author Amanda Doyle and illustrator Dan Zettwoch show you the Show-Me state like never before.

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Happening Now

Abstract Unrestricted at Soulard Art Gallery

The current exhibit at Soulard Art Gallery is a celebration of abstraction featuring roughly 40 artists from the St. Louis area!

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Happening Now

Tamara Johnson at the Saint Louis Art Museum

Currents 123: Tamara Johnson is the latest exhibit at the Saint Louis Art Museum, showcasing new works by Sculptor and Public Artist Tamara Johnson.

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Books

Yangsze Choo and her Magical World of Foxes

Author Yangsze Choo dives into the mythical and historic inspiration of her gripping third novel, The Fox Wife, a tale of lost loves and mystery.

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