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Book Roundup - 5 Reads to Enhance Creativity & Learning

The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance” – Josh Waitzkin. Child chess prodigy, Waitzkin, first shot to prominence as the subject matter for the 90’s film, “ 1,910 more words

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Rick Hess Recycles

So Rick Hess, after delivering a bracing face slap to reformers on their complaints about pesky little implementation details, apparently decided to be evenhanded and talk tough to… 1,285 more words

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An inspiring quote.

“We are imprisoned by no genetic or social physics, for life is not at all like a machine. Each of us is free, for the most part, to live as we choose to, blessed and burdened by our own elastic nature. 108 more words

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The Truth Wears Off

The Truth Wears Off

by Jonah Lehrer, New Yorker, 2010

This is an excellent write-up about the bevy of different problems one approaches when conducting or reading scientific studies.  74 more words

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