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    Bruce Wexler, a neuroscientist from Yale University, created a system with a video game component, which he calls cross-training for the brain. It's showing huge potential as a non-pharmaceutical ADHD intervention to improve focus and mental agility.

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Tapestry - Tapestry - Joan of Arc is NOT Noah’s wife.May 8, 2015 | 22:25Tapestry Tapestry - Joan of Arc is NOT Noah’s wife. Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - Joan of Arc is NOT Noah’s wife. May 8, 2015 | 22:25Martyn Oliver is a professor of World Religions who makes the case for better literacy - or, at least, less cluelessness - in the subject.
Tapestry - "Still Life With Apron" by Nikki Giovanni (Poem)Dec 6, 2013 | 1:40Tapestry "Still Life With Apron" by Nikki Giovanni (Poem) Audio
Tapestry "Still Life With Apron" by Nikki Giovanni (Poem) Dec 6, 2013 | 1:40
Tapestry - George Saunders on commencement speechesMay 26, 2014 | 17:25Tapestry George Saunders on commencement speeches Audio
Tapestry George Saunders on commencement speeches May 26, 2014 | 17:25If you could go back and tell your younger self the most important thing you've learned, what would you say? The writer George Saunders tried it during a commencement speech - and his message went viral.
Tapestry - Dave Toycen - Keeping the FaithFeb 5, 2015 | 32:29Tapestry Dave Toycen - Keeping the Faith Audio
Tapestry Dave Toycen - Keeping the Faith Feb 5, 2015 | 32:29World Vision Canada CEO Dave Toycen on forty years of keeping the faith when the world falls apart.
Tapestry - Tapestry - The Man Who Learned to Walk Three TimesMay 8, 2015 | 8:50Tapestry Tapestry - The Man Who Learned to Walk Three Times Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - The Man Who Learned to Walk Three Times May 8, 2015 | 8:50Peter Kavanagh, author of a new memoir on his life and illness, has been thinking a lot about prayer. As in: what it’s like when your own mother prays for you - to the patron saint of lost causes.
Tapestry - Tapestry - The Accidental MysticsMar 13, 2015 | 14:32Tapestry Tapestry - The Accidental Mystics Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - The Accidental Mystics Mar 13, 2015 | 14:32Can a psychedelic trip in a clinical setting relieve anxiety over death? Meet two people involved in the NYU study to answer this question; each with a powerful story.
Tapestry - Tapestry - The Death ClassApr 23, 2015 | 19:33Tapestry Tapestry - The Death Class Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - The Death Class Apr 23, 2015 | 19:33Students in Norma Bowe’s college classroom visit funeral parlours, take field trips to cemeteries and stand by while pathologists perform autopsies. (Some of them stand by. Others have been known to pass out.)
Tapestry - Author Tim Kreider's Snake Story (Bonus audio)Oct 26, 2012 | 3:40Tapestry Author Tim Kreider's Snake Story (Bonus audio) Audio
Tapestry Author Tim Kreider's Snake Story (Bonus audio) Oct 26, 2012 | 3:40Author Tim Kreider tells Mary Hynes why life's lessons can be found in the film Pee-wee Herman's Big Adventure.
Tapestry - Palu Photo 1 - Blood on the FloorFeb 3, 2015 | 3:11Tapestry Palu Photo 1 - Blood on the Floor Audio
Tapestry Palu Photo 1 - Blood on the Floor Feb 3, 2015 | 3:11Louis Palu describes on his favourite photos.
Tapestry - Palu Photo 2 - Soldier with BirdFeb 3, 2015 | 2:03Tapestry Palu Photo 2 - Soldier with Bird Audio
Tapestry Palu Photo 2 - Soldier with Bird Feb 3, 2015 | 2:03Photographer Louis Palu talks about one of his favourite photographs.
Tapestry - Tapestry - Architect Maryam Eskandari and the Modern MosqueMar 20, 2015 | 15:35Tapestry Tapestry - Architect Maryam Eskandari and the Modern Mosque Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - Architect Maryam Eskandari and the Modern Mosque Mar 20, 2015 | 15:35Maryam Eskandari re-examines how mosques should be designed in North America.
Tapestry - Tapestry I am labelled as a terrorist Give me a hugMar 27, 2015 | 16:15Tapestry Tapestry I am labelled as a terrorist Give me a hug Audio
Tapestry Tapestry I am labelled as a terrorist Give me a hug Mar 27, 2015 | 16:15Two million Youtube views and counting. Hear the backstory behind the bold (and slightly risky) social experiment staged on the streets of downtown Toronto.
Tapestry - Tapestry - At home with the Schama familyApr 10, 2015 | 2:52Tapestry Tapestry - At home with the Schama family Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - At home with the Schama family Apr 10, 2015 | 2:52Master storyteller Simon Schama tells the tale of a family ritual: The Friday Night Memorial Chicken.
Tapestry - Tapestry - Jerome’s BowlApr 23, 2015 | 32:46Tapestry Tapestry - Jerome’s Bowl Audio
Tapestry Tapestry - Jerome’s Bowl Apr 23, 2015 | 32:46The story of an unusual death-bed request.
Tapestry - Ashes (Part 1): A Grandmother's Final WishSep 7, 2012 | 9:32Tapestry Ashes (Part 1): A Grandmother's Final Wish Audio
Tapestry Ashes (Part 1): A Grandmother's Final Wish Sep 7, 2012 | 9:32Daemon Fairless's grandmother made a request before she died. She asked Daemon that her ashes be scattered in Butchart Gardens in Victoria, BC. One problem. It's not allowed.

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