Friday double funstack

November 20, 2009 Comments Off on Friday double funstack

No school last Friday means a double scoopful of links for you this week!  Let’s get started! Science: Bird Book – This amazing Flash-based site showcases the work of nature photographer Andrew Zuckerman.  These high-speed photographs present the birds without ... Read More »

Links roundup

September 14, 2009 Comments Off on Links roundup

Science: DNATube – Science videos online.  Organised into channels, from structural biology to neuroscience, with contributions from MIT and other scientific institutions.  Very cool! Science is Real – They Might Be Giants takes on public misperceptions about science and the ... Read More »

Link roundup

September 7, 2009 Comments Off on Link roundup

I started doing these again for the fine folks at school, so I thought I’d post them here, too: Social Studies: Trial By Fire – The state of Texas, in 2004, may have put an innocent man to death for ... Read More »

The *United* States? I don’t think so

November 5, 2008 7 Comments »

While both Obama’s speech and McCain’s concession talked about the need to come together to heal the divide, I can’t help but think that American politics are more polarized today than ever before.  A comments thread on one of the ... Read More »

Two pieces of video hilarity

October 29, 2008 Comments Off on Two pieces of video hilarity

1.  You thought the debates were repetitive?  You were right. 2.  This is how elections should be decided&# Read More »

Bits and bites

October 28, 2008 Comments Off on Bits and bites

Much like the teensy morsel-sized packs of snacky goodness served on my flights back and forth to Ontario this past weekend, I have small nibbles of bloggy sagacity to share with you today.  In no particular order: – Kottke has ... Read More »

Promo video

March 1, 2008 6 Comments »

So one of the projects that’s been taking up my time over the last little while is the creation of a promotional video for my school. We’re looking for something that’s a little more glamourous than a PowerPoint to get ... Read More »

Pick me! Pick me!

February 24, 2008 1 Comment »

It’s that time of the year again, and I have seen only a paltry few of the movies vying for Oscar‘s attention. The ones I’ve seen: Gone Baby Gone (Supporting actress) Ratatouille (Animated feature, Original score, Sound editing, Sound mixing, ... Read More »

Showcase 2008 – Session 4

February 22, 2008 1 Comment »

Dean Shareski: Are You Published – TCU Place Salon E1 I got the pleasure of attending fellow SaskBlogger Dean Shareski’s session on new media publishing this afternoon.  Dean’s posts over at Ideas & Thoughts from an Edtech often make me rethink my use ... Read More »

No respect

December 8, 2007 Comments Off on No respect

The Sask. Party can’t catch a break.  The media this week has been proclaiming loud and wide that Wall et al are oathbreakers.  The reason?  The outgoing NDP had said that there was $2Bn in expected surpluses, but the new ... Read More »