We all know the story of Rudy, the undersized legend whose fierce desire to play football for Notre Dame made him one of the school’s most famous graduates in history. Rudy has the kind of tenacity you can’t help but admire. That’s the thing about underdogs, they never give up.
In early November, Americans honored the service and sacrifices their soldiers have made in foreign wars. Given the discussions at the climate meeting just concluded in Bonn, Americans may wonder whether they will soon find themselves honoring veterans of climate wars. The authors of some of the works highlighted in this month’s bookshelf argue they already… Continue reading “Climate change and international conflict (pt. 1)”
T.S. Eliot proposed the world would end “not with a bang but a whimper.” But according to several climate scientists, the end will come with water. The seas are rising because of climate change, scientists say, and they predict that by the end of the century, the oceans will have reshaped many of Earth’s landscapes, drowning… Continue reading “Jeff Goodell book: ‘Engaging … terrifying’”
href=”https://www.amazon.com/How-Cars-Work-Tom-Newton/dp/0966862309%3FSubscriptionId%3DAKIAIELUZFH5V4MDZJGA%26tag%3Dparasequinbus-20%26linkCode%3Dxm2%26camp%3D2025%26creative%3D165953%26creativeASIN%3D0966862309″> More Details Here…… How Cars Work is a completely illustrated primer describing the 250 most important car parts and how they work. This mini test book includes wonderfully simple line drawings and clear language to describe all the automotive systems as well as a glossary, index, and a test after each chapter. How Cars Work… Continue reading “How Cars Work”
href=”https://www.amazon.com/How-Successful-People-Think-Thinking/dp/1599951681%3FSubscriptionId%3DAKIAIELUZFH5V4MDZJGA%26tag%3Dparasequinbus-20%26linkCode%3Dxm2%26camp%3D2025%26creative%3D165953%26creativeASIN%3D1599951681″> More Details Here…… Gather successful people from all walks of life-what would they have in common? The way they think! Now you can think as they do and revolutionize your work and life! A Wall Street Journal bestseller, HOW SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE THINK is the perfect, compact read for today’s fast-paced world. America’s leadership expert John… Continue reading “How Successful People Think: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life”
How to Shoot Video That Doesn’t Suck is a quick and easy guide that will make your video better instantly– whether you read it cover to cover or just skim a few chapters. It’s about the language of video. How to think like a director, regardless of equipment (amateurs think about the camera, pros think about… Continue reading “How to Shoot Video That Doesn’t Suck: Advice to Make Any Amateur Look Like a Pro”