Iceland Knows How To Stop Teen Substance Abuse. The World Isn't Listening
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut. Why aren't other countries following its lead?
Review: STEVEN UNIVERSE: BATTLE OF HEART AND MIND Is Flawless
In an episode which will leave fans talking for a while, Steven Universe must rescue his friends and defeat his greatest challenge ever: White Diamond.
What Is "Meijer"?
Here on the Super Skull podcast we examine what REALLY matters to the comic-reading crowd today. We pick the best issue #1s, we review the hottest board games, and we ask the incredibly important questions, like: "What even is Meijer?"
How the humble comic book could become the next classroom superhero
Paul Aleixo, Sheffield Hallam University, is reporting in The Conversation on why comic books could be taking to the classroom. You might think comics are just packed full of superheroes, funny animals and silly jokes, and you wouldn’t be far wrong. But while the term “comic book” might also bring to mind something that is outdated and just for young kids, what you might not know is that comics are being used to great effect in many classrooms and lecture theatres around the world. And our recent study shows why, because we found that the use of comic books actually enables students to better remember information. Our research showed that the students that read a comic book version got more memory questions correct compared to when the same information was presented in text…
Record Store Day at Criminal Records, Decatur CD, & More on April 22, 2017
I know some people look forward to Record Store Day for the records, but I'm in it for the live music. Record Store Day will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017. What is it? It's the one day each year that a massive list of titles are released only at record stores--some are exclusive releases
HGTV's Jonathan Scott on how you can style your room to get better sleep
Get the HGTV star's tips for designing for better sleep, like using the right colors and textures, investing in pieces that matter, and more.
AbeBooks' Most Expensive Sales of April, May & June 2017
From a rare poster to handwritten letters, a look at our top 10 sales from the past three months.
Free Comic Book Day Catalog
'There's nothing like it in comics' … how Love and Rockets broke the rules
It’s the groundbreaking comic whose characters have aged along with its readers – and Neil Gaiman is a huge fan