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Scott Adams (Dilbert creator) on everyday error and 'temporary idiocy'

Yesterday I gave a talk to some students on science communication and public engagement with a particular focus on what we’ve been doing on the CHI+MED project. 640 more words

CHI+MED Research

NTSB Rules Towboat Accident Due to Human Error

LECLAIRE, Iowa — The National Transportation Safety Board says human error is to blame for a sunken towboat in the Mississippi River.

It happened near LeClaire on November 25th, 2013. 92 more words


Human Error. Free Will. Suicide.

As I have mentioned, I work at a psychiatric hospital in Chicago. I will never tell you where because I want to talk freely without the wrath of possibly incriminating anyone.  1,245 more words


Passing Notes

While cleaning out my room today I found some old scene notes from acting classes, notes that had been passed in class, and letters my friends have sent me over the years. 600 more words

Re-learning the lessons of distraction and over confidence…

My wife and eldest child are out of town; my youngest child is at a sleepover. I decide that this “free” evening is an ideal time to get some things accomplished around the kitchen. 502 more words

Culture Of Safety

Gahmar, India: Three killed on manned crossing

Three people were killed when the vehicle in which they were travelling was hit by a train on a manned level crossing near Gahmar, Uttar Peadesh. 29 more words

Level Crossing