Newspaper article The Christian Science Monitor

Monitor Picks

Newspaper article The Christian Science Monitor

Monitor Picks

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That new-car (Bromine?) smell

Mention noxious car fumes and most people think tailpipes. HealthyCar.org,, a website launched this week by the nonprofit Ecology Center, maintains that in-cabin air quality is affected by the outgassing of materials - and that it varies by make and model. It tested some 200 cars (2006-07 models) and developed a ranking. Methodology and company background are disclosed.

Watch their steps

It's "American Idol" meets rotisserie-league baseball. Think Clyde "The Glide" Drexler will put up some all-star spin moves with Elena Grinenko? Register free for ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" contest (http://abc.go.com/primetime/dancingwiththestars/) and put your money where your mouth is. You might win a trip to Los Angeles, $500, and dance lessons (for two) with ballroom impresario Nick Kosovich.

Funny ha ha

No one does humor exactly like The New Yorker. Now, as part of a redesign of the magazine's website, a handful of artists have helped bring a few favorite New Yorker cartoons to life in short, streaming video clips. …

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