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El pasillo de los mancos

Para acudir a la chamba todos los días he de tomar varias carreteras de dos carriles, uno en cada sentido. Una estrecha hilera de asfalto entre pasto y campos de maiz. 171 more words

The day of the final pitching!

The time has flewn by so fast, that updating the blog has not got attention in our list of doing. Here’s what we have been up to! 155 more words

Books of 2015: My Favorites

And just like that– another year grinds to an end. It was a good year in reading. Here, in no particular order, are the ten best books published in 2015 that I read this year. 1,569 more words

Books

Thinking thoughtfully: Consumer's guides to breaking news

It’s the end of the year, a time to reflect on what went wrong and how to fix things in our lives. Well, one GREAT effort we all can make is to be a bit more thoughtful about thinking. 455 more words

Best Practices

Let's Teach Probability & Statistics - We Need It!!

Let’s admit it – the world is chaotic and uncertain right now, and granted, a little scary. What I am finding even scarier is the statistics that are being constantly thrown at us, since so much of what we are seeing/hearing as ‘evidence’ is often distorted, misinterpreted or an outright lie. 745 more words

Math

Gaining some media-attention

Aamulehti:
http://m.aamulehti.fi/kotimaa/tunnista-tartuntavaara-tampere-kartoittaa-kaupungin-tautialueet?v=1

Tamperelainen:
http://www.tamperelainen.fi/artikkeli/343143-missa-tampereella-kiertaa-ripuli-missa-liikkuu-lentsu-katso-kartasta

City of Tampere:
http://www.tampere.fi/tampereen-kaupunki/ajankohtaista/tiedotteet/2015/12/02122015_4.html

Our little project is gaining some attention in the local newspapers! We are super thrilled and grateful about the attention; it means that the application is something that others are excited as well!

Media and empathy

There’s been some interesting discussions of late on the role of media in building empathy and creating more emotion in their storytelling.

The NY Times have been experimenting… 107 more words

Behaviour Change