Saturday, September 15, 2012
I will be soon 75 years old so this is interesting: http://askbobrankin.com/do_you_have_a_digital_estate_plan.html?awt_l=4jAx_&awt_m=IsC9Cf2GR8P6SL
Digitization and Prosperity.
The economic growth of nations is linked to one factor: adoption of information and communications technology:
Can the Human Body Learn to Photosynthesize?
Best jobs in America
Enough Wind to Power Global Energy Demand: New Research Examines Limits, Climate Consequences:
Synthetic materials set new world record for greatest amount of surface area:
You Don't Own Your Ideas, and That's a Good Thing
The Samsung vs. Apple court ruling reinforces the mistaken notion that people are, in general, entitled to ownership of their ideas:
Disaster Is Just a Click Away: Computer Scientist, Psychologist Look at Developing Visual System to Warn Internet Users of Safety Risks:
Bacteria are social microorganisms: MIT researchers
MIT scientists: Bacteria plays different social roles, including attacking and defending other bacteria: http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=125338
EmTech Preview: Another Way to Think about Learning
Why I hope kids in Ethiopia can teach the rest of us something profound about education: http://www.technologyreview.com/view/429206/emtech-preview-another-way-to-think-about/?nlid=nldly&nld=2012-09-13
Religion: Would you live in a world without religion or a world without science? Why?
Would you live in a world without faith in a higher power/greater being or a world without science? Why?:
Alain de Botton: Imagining Advertisements for Things We Really Need:
All-Purpose Search Engines List:
Brightest biological substance reveals its secret:
Complexity Thinking ot Systems Thinking: