The Improbability Principle

David J. Hand argues that we each experience roughly one miracle a month, but that each can be viewed through explanable rationality.  This bold new look at rare moments challenges the very notions of luck and coincidence.

July 28: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin eloped on this day in 1814.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.