Monthly Archives: January 2012

Daily links 01/19/2012

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It’s a girl: The three deadliest words in the world | | Independent Editor’s choice Blogs Disturbing look at gender-selected abortions and infanticide of female babies in South Asia. According to the article, 200 million girls are “missing”. That would ... Read More »

Daily links 01/13/2012

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What Americans Keep Ignoring About Finland’s School Success Article arguing that the remarkable improvement in the Finnish education system is a result of a focus on equality instead of competition. tags: education classroom finland policy teaching learning socio-economics equality equity ... Read More »

Daily links 01/11/2012

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Fotoshop by Adobé on Vimeo Beauty product ad that hits the nail on the head. tags: photoshop ADOBE beauty video vimeo parody humour ad advertisement Kidtropolis [imagine.create.transform] I want! These playful designs are perfect for kids of all ages. tags: ... Read More »

Daily links 01/08/2012

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WRITING IS THE GREATEST INVENTION | More Intelligent Life Interesting argument that writing is the greatest human invention of all time, allowing progress to be recorded and built upon. tags: literacy writing invention human history greatest Posted from Diigo. The ... Read More »

Daily links 01/04/2012

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How Digital Detectives Deciphered Stuxnet, the Most Menacing Malware in History | Threat Level | Wired.com Fascinating long-form article on a computer virus designed to delay or halt Iran’s nuclear build-up. First virus ever (outside of Hollywood movies) designed to cause ... Read More »