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4 tips for managing information overload at work

Modern workplaces use many different communication tools to drive work forward—email, instant messaging, face-to-face video conferencing, and more. While multiple channels can make it easier to communicate with coworkers, they can also increase the amount of noise we experience every day. According to research from the University of California, Irvine, it can take up to 23 minutes to get back...

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Stargazers fight to save the dazzling dark

I want to show you something — a remarkable view you cannot see until long after sunset, unless you stand in the vast middle of nowhere, without your phone or your Netflix series or your irrational fears of the wilderness just beyond the edge of your flashlight’s beam. Turn off the light. The silhouette of the Sawtooth Range looms on the horizon, sheltering a well of Central Idaho from the...