The Man's Guide to Women offers the science-based answers to the question: What do women really want in men? The book explains the hallmarks of manhood that most women find attractive and helps men hone those skills to be the men women desire.
"Great advice from the Love Lab again"
In 1994, Dr. John Gottman and his colleagues at the University of Washington made a startling announcement: Through scientific observation and mathematical analysis, they could predict, with more than 90-percent accuracy, whether a marriage would succeed or fail. The only thing they did not yet know was how to turn a failing marriage into a successful one, so Gottman teamed up with his clinical psychologist wife, Dr. Julie Schwartz Gottman, to develop intervention methods.
"One of the basics"
Trouble sleeping, panic attacks, knots in your stomach, excessive worry, doubts, phobias - anxiety comes in many shapes and sizes, and affects millions of people. But you don’t have to suffer anymore. In Retrain Your Anxious Brain, renowned therapist and anxiety expert John Tsilimparis, MFT, shares the groundbreaking program he’s created to help hundreds of people (himself included) free themselves from crippling anxiety and live healthier, happier lives.
Three years ago, John Schwartz, a national correspondent for the New York Times, got the call that every parent hopes never to receive: His 13-year-old son, Joe, was in the hospital following a suicide attempt. Mustering the courage to come out to his classmates, Joe had delivered a tirade about homophobic and sexist attitudes that was greeted with unease and confusion by his fellow students. Hours later, he took an overdose of pills.
"The Effect of Parental Caring"
The findings came two days before the inauguration of a U.S. president who has called global warming a Chinese plot and vowed to roll back his predecessor’s efforts to cut emissions of heat-trapping gases.
At the close of a beautiful day, the Learner family stops at a gas station on their way home from a concert. Ten-year-old Josh is standing at the edge of the road when a car comes racing around the bend. He is hit and instantly killed, and the car speeds away. From this moment, Reservation Road becomes a countdown to the confrontation between two very different men. Behind their stories are those of 8-year-old Emma, who can't stop thinking her brother's death was her fault, and of her mother, Grace.
"It Had Potential"
Meticulously researched, and superbly imagined, The Commoner is the mesmerizing, moving, and surprising story of a brutally rarefied and controlled existence, at once hidden and exposed, and of a complex relationship between two isolated women who, despite being visible to all, are truly understood only by each other.
"works on several levels"
Marking another milestone for a changing planet, scientists reported on Wednesday that the Earth reached its highest temperature on record in 2016 — trouncing a record set only a year earlier, which beat one set in 2014. It is the first time in the modern era of global warming data that temperatures have blown past the previous record three years in a row.
"Earth Sets a Temperature Record for the Third Straight Year" is from the January 18, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Justin Gillis and John Schwartz and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.
"In Novel Tactic on Climate Change, Citizens Sue Their Governments" is from the May 10, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Kristi Burns.
Can one of the most promising — and troubled — technologies for fighting global warming survive during the administration of Donald Trump?
"High-Stakes Test for Carbon Capture" is from the January 02, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Fleet Cooper.
Twelve years after a tragic accident and a cover-up that led to prison time, Dwight Arno, now 50, is a man who has started over without exactly moving on. Living alone in California, haunted yet keeping his head down, Dwight manages a sporting-goods store and dates a woman to whom he hasn’t revealed the truth about his past. Then an unexpected arrival throws his carefully neutralized life into turmoil and exposes all that he’s hidden.
The Commoner is the mesmerizing, moving, and surprising story of a brutally rarified and controlled existence at once hidden and exposed, and of a complex relationship between two isolated women who, despite being visible to all, are truly understood only by each other. With the unerring skill of a master storyteller, John Burnham Schwartz has written his finest novel yet.
"Spiking Temperatures in the Arctic Startle Scientists" is from the December 21, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Henry Fountain and John Schwartz and narrated by Kristi Burns.
Tillerson faces potential confirmation difficulties because of his business activities around the globe and his close dealings with President Vladimir Putin of Russia. But his acceptance of the reality of climate change and his ostensible support for a carbon tax and the Paris climate agreement have weighed in his favor, and stand in contrast with the positions of other Cabinet nominees who share Trump’s view that climate change is a hoax.
"At Exxon, Nominee Led Company’s Change of Heart on Climate" is from the December 28, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Fleet Cooper.
"Exxon Mobil Accuses the Rockefellers of a Climate Conspiracy" is from the November 22, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Caroline Miller.
The Obama administration, rushing to secure its environmental legacy, has increased protection for a humble bumblebee.
"A Bumblebee Gets New Protection on Obama’s Way Out" is from the January 10, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Tatiana Schlossberg and John Schwartz and narrated by Kristi Burns.
"Picking a Portfolio with Pokéballs" is from the October 15, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Fleet Cooper.
"My Hands Grip the Wheel Now, but Financial Autopilot Is Coming" is from the July 17, 2016 Technology section of The New York Times. It was written by John Schwartz and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.