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The Evening Post: Why Are Videogame Bodies So Extreme

Tonight, I am sharing the latest weekly video from the PBS Game/Show YouTube channel.  There’s a wide array of people that play games in general, but why do the games themselves not reflect this? 111 more words

The Evening Post

Dear Cambridge Parkrun - it's been a while...

I feel that now we’re getting to know each other a bit better, I should share with you the fact that I am NOT a morning person, let alone a morning exerciser. 936 more words


Netflix, Amazon Join Daytime Emmys Competish In Preschool Category

With grown-up series like “Orange Is the New Black,” “House of Cards” and “Transparent” drawing major kudos for Netflix and Amazon, the streaming services are now looking to score similar acclaim at the toddler level. 366 more words

Weekly Online

Two Heads Better than One

I was shown by a close peer this study, which experiments on the “wisdom of crowds”: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/sciencenow/0301/04-one.html The article defines the “wisdom of crowds in which a group’s averaged prediction is almost always more accurate than one individual’s guess, even if the members of the group haven’t discussed their answers with one another. 294 more words


Cancer - The Emperor Of All Maladies

Cancer The Emperor Of All Maladies – Documentary 2015

This film tells the story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions. 557 more words