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Twenty-first is just a number. The previous one was twentieth, and the one that follows is twenty-second. So what?

Twenty-first century education: more use of digital and web-based technology such as game based learning and online curriculum, more “accountability” in the form of testing, more top down decisions about what is taught at what age, a focus on getting everyone why do we always assume that means we should get on board? 566 more words


Climate and Human History over the Last 18,000 Years

By Andy May

References to the images and data are given in this essay as hyperlinks. I’ve done my best to verify the accuracy of the content by checking multiple sources. 687 more words

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Bright Friday

This coffee shop reeks of pungent soap suds as the floor gets mopped. I think that was going on last time I came here, too–3000 miles ago on the odometer. 779 more words

Places & Experiences

Giving Thanks in the Inner City-Neighborhood Ministry

What were you thankful for this Thanksgiving? I’m guessing family, friends, and that giant turkey were on your list.

This week has been a time of focusing on giving thanks for many people. 872 more words

Culture & Society

Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future

Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future by Martin Ford

Synopsis: In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day. 491 more words


7 Biblical Principles for Choosing Our Elected Leaders

Three days had passed, and he was just as affronted by the remarks as he was when he first heard the man utter the slanderous words. 1,427 more words

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