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Creativity and experience on the distributed web

Jenny Connected

Just last week a friend was running a management game for a group of MSc students. The emergence of the web, YouTube, Web 2.0 The topic for the penultimate week in the E-Learning 3.0

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

emerged with the development of ‘catastrophic’ agriculture (intensive, high-maintenance, large-scale monoculture). Howe Sound Ballet: My friend Bob Turner captures astonishing footage of seals, sea lions and massive schools of anchovies right in Snug Cove, Bowen Island.

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On Gratefulness: A Self-Enquiry

How to Save the World

But the success rate is apparently abysmal, and it often doesn’t last. And I enjoy the company of friends. photo by geralt at pixabay CC0.

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How Our Bodies Sense the World, and How ‘We’ Misinterpret It

How to Save the World

Hearing follows a bit later, so that the infant will immediately be able to recognize voices as mother, friend or stranger, not as words, but as tones — safe or dangerous, reassuring or alarming — and react accordingly.

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On the Shoulders of Giants

How to Save the World

I like the bit about us being emergent properties of the creatures that make us up, and about the brain being a feature-detection system that evolved for their benefit, not ‘ours’ But the ending makes no sense at all.”

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