Signs of the Times
November 2016 Issue | Vol 131 No 11
Articles in This Issue:
Is it good to go gluten-free?
Fewer experts, more prophets?Are the financial predictions of today’s economists any more reliable than the predictions of the biblical prophets?
They say money can’t buy happiness, but even a little has the potential to help thousands and address the inequalities of the world.
How can a book so inspire a man that he will spend the next 40 years trying to turn it into a movie?
Walk away from the Grim ReaperDo slow walkers or fast walkers live longer?
It's time we brought wearing a hat in summer back into fashion. And it's official: boys cause more trouble than girls (during pregnancy).
Taxes and death. Many of us try everything reasonable to avoid both, but, what if embracing one could help us to delay the other.
The old blue couchWhat is it that makes some friendships tick and others fade away?
“I should be dead,” says Virginia Prodan, “buried in an unmarked grave in Romania. Obviously, I am not. God had other plans.”