Teachers have found that Kodu builds critical thinking skills and creativity in...– Kodu Kamp for Kids | Stories | Fuse Labs
Unlike a rake, a pen, or even a jackhammer, a digital technology is programmed....– OR Books — Program or be Programmed: Ten Commands for Digital Age, by Douglas Rushkoff I’m not a fan of absolutes, like his title, but I’m going to pre-order the ebook and hear him out. I expect there will be good insights.
When journalists get attacked from the left and the right, they take it as...– Jay Rosen on the media: Seven questions for Jay Rosen | The Economist
Infection by a Toxoplasma gondii could make some individuals more prone to some...– may influence human culture (Mind-controlling parasites go back millions of years - Technology & science - Science) (via Instapaper)
Why do we enjoy things like bitter foods and horror films? And are we the only...– Why Do We Like What We Like? : NPR
Reporting in Science, researchers describe how the sense of touch influences the...– How The Sense Of Touch Influences The Mind : NPR
programming should be used as a means to introduce kids to ways of thinking and...– Computational Thinking, Programming…and the Google App Inventor – SmartBean
[With the advent of photography] The ‘value’ of painting a family portrait...– Modern Journalism? « Rosenblum TV