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Manuel Lima: A visual history of human knowledge - [TED Talks]

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How does knowledge grow? Sometimes it begins with one insight and grows into many branches; other times it grows as a complex and interconnected network.

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In marking the passage of time, different people have different strategies.

Some folks like to notice anniversaries in multiples of four years. Maybe it’s an Olympic thing; perhaps it has to do with the length of a Presidential administration. 897 more words


Attention seeker

My mental focus has packed it’s bags, wished me luck in my adult life, and sodden off. 1,240 more words

Attention Span

How social media is killing your attention span and making content creators more creative

You’ve probably heard that social media applications such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram are reducing your attention span but do you know that social media has also inspired a new level of creativity in web video content production? 401 more words

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Alexander Goes to Psychotherapy: The Third

Today my therapist will be known as: Vincenzo

I’ve been sitting on this post for a few days. There’s something about it that seems mean spirited and petty. 1,560 more words

Mental Health

Learning ability?

One thing that I did not anticipate while doing my schooling was – one needs to be a lifelong student to keep progressing. Ever since, I started working, that hard truth of learning new things at every step downed upon me. 418 more words


Put the Screens Away by Lisa Hunt-Wotton

Put the Screens Away:  Parenting Tips from Lisa Hunt-Wotton

In this information age, industrial scientists have found out that people’s attention span lasts for about two and a half minutes.   1,481 more words

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