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Entertainment
by heanders
7 years ago
Best Coin Grading Companies

This article summarizes what a coin grading company does. They evaluate and certify coin grade, and mounts it in a plastic container with the grade and pertinent information about the coin.

Entertainment
by heanders
9 years ago
Short Stories, Novellas and Novelettes: the Perfect Story Format?

Novella and novelettes are perhaps the perfect story format. They are short, up to 120 pages and can be read in one sitting. With a story this short, there are no wasted words, no rambling discourses and no filler. They are concise and to the point with nothing extra....

Entertainment
by heanders
8 years ago
The 1972 World Chess Championship

This is a brief history of the 1972 World Chess Championship match between Bobby Fischer and Boris Spassky. It mentions the state of chess in Soviet Russia and America before and after the match.

Entertainment
by heanders
7 years ago
Pevear and Volokhonsky: Rock Stars of Russian Translations

A translation of written material from one language to another is always a tricky business. If the translator misinterprets the words, the entire meaning and intent of the original may be changed. In some ways, the translator is as important as the author. A common complaint is that no translation ever comes close to the original. Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky are a husband and wife team doing superb work translating the author’s intent of classic Russian novels. Of course the best alternative would be to learn Russian to read the novels in the original language.

Business & Money
by heanders
9 years ago
Behavioral Interviews

The intent of behavioral based interviewing techniques is that from the answers to his questions, the interviewer will be able to determine how an applicant will address specific situations in his company. The questions the interviewer asks will have this focus and purpose. A person on an interview shouldn’t...

Entertainment
by heanders
7 years ago
Guide To Collecting United States Coins

This is a brief guide to collecting United States Coins. It gives a brief overview what and how to collect coins as a hobby.

Business & Money
by heanders
7 years ago
How To Make A Career Change

It's stressful to change careers. More so when the career change occurs after 40 years old. This article has a few tips that may help.

History
by heanders
8 years ago
Crystal Quartz Skull

This is a history of Mayan, Aztec and Mixtec crystal skulls.

Technology
by heanders
8 years ago
Elements and the Periodic Table

Elements are the basic components of matter. They weren't compounds that could be broken down further. Sort of like prime numbers in math. Robert Boyle discovered this in 1661. The concept of elements went back to Plato and Aristotle, but modern discovery began in the 1700s. The elements properties became known, and it was clear that chemists needed a method to arrange and classify them. The search for the periodic table began.

Health
by heanders
7 years ago
Best Blood Glucose Meter: Nova Max Plus

This is a review of the Nova Max Plus glucose meter to test blood sugar for diabetes, hypoglycemia, and hyperglycemia.

Business & Money
by heanders
7 years ago
How To Invest In Index Funds

This is an overview of index funds. It covers some of the methods of investing in index funds.

Technology
by heanders
7 years ago
How to Become an Inventor

This is about some of the things needed to become an inventor. It discusses education, marketing, organizations and the process.

Health
by heanders
9 years ago
Polio: The Forgotten Scourge

This is an article about Polio. A cure was found for the virus in the late 1950s, but before that, it spread terror throughout the United States. Polio has been eliminated in except for four countries.

Technology
by heanders
7 years ago
Inventions and Inventors: Basic Research

This is about basic research, and its development and use from the 17th century to modern times.

Entertainment
by heanders
9 years ago
Tom Dooley, Tale of Legend, Song and Film

Tom Dula, pronounced Dooley in North Carolina, was a 22-year-old Civil War veteran hanged for murder in 1868. The events that brought him to that end is the source of legend, song and film. Before the Civil War, Tom Dula was involved with a woman named...

Lifestyle
by heanders
9 years ago
Job Interview Preparation

Job interview preparation is essential to make interviewing for jobs easier. If they are ready, reviewed their checklist, and know their talking points, they are more likely to go into the interview confident. They need to have prepared for different interview techniques and answers. It helps to be relaxed...

Entertainment
by heanders
8 years ago
Among The Best Film Noir

This is an article about some of the best film noir movies. Some of them have been remade, some with the same title, others with different titles.

Technology
by heanders
7 years ago
Vinyl Records

This article is about the vinyl records rebirth and resurgence. Some consider a records sound better than compact disc.

Entertainment
by heanders
7 years ago
Best Jazz in the '50s: East Coast Jazz, West Coast Jazz

Jazz in the late '50s and early '60s was divided by the coasts. The west coast was regarded as cool, while the east coast was considered as hard, or real, jazz.

History
by heanders
7 years ago
Robert Ingersoll: The Most Well Known American You Never Heard Anything About

This is about the man in the United States who was a household name after the Civil War and his death in 1899. Today he is largely forgotten.

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