Daily Archives: September 15, 2013

Why Is Zambia So Poor? And Will Things Ever Get Better?

Why Is Zambia So Poor? And Will Things Ever Get Better?.

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Meet the overwhelmed psychiatrist in the world’s happiest country

Meet the overwhelmed psychiatrist in the world’s happiest country http://www.thestar.com/news/world/2013/09/09/meet_the_overwhelmed_psychiatrist_in_the_worlds_happiest_country.html

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The Moral Dilemmas of Doctors During Disaster : The New Yorker

The Moral Dilemmas of Doctors During Disaster : The New Yorker.

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What Killed Off the Woolly Mammoths? | DiscoverMagazine.com

What Killed Off the Woolly Mammoths? | DiscoverMagazine.com.

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Life Changine Science – Program 2: Virtual Open Heart Surgery

Life Changine Science – Program 2: Virtual Open Heart Surgery.

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Why Are Some People Left-Handed? | Surprising Science

Why Are Some People Left-Handed? | Surprising Science.

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Science | From AAAS

Science | From AAAS.

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Historypin | Home

Historypin | Home.

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Emotional Intelligence

http://nyti.ms/1d3bKat NYTimes: Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught? If everybody knows that test scores and grades aren’t the keys to success, how do we teach, and measure, the things that are?

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Neil Gaiman’s Advice to Aspiring Writers | Brain Pickings

Neil Gaiman’s Advice to Aspiring Writers | Brain Pickings.

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“Tip-of-the-Tongue Syndrome,” Transactive Memory, and How the Internet Is Making Us Smarter | Brain Pickings

“Tip-of-the-Tongue Syndrome,” Transactive Memory, and How the Internet Is Making Us Smarter | Brain Pickings.

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Avian dogfight: hobby versus swift

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Well, it’s really not a dogfight, but a desperate aerial battle between predator and prey.  We encountered the “hobby” (a falcon) earlier, and learned that it can capture swifts, dragonflies, and even bats…

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The Boy Genius of Ulan Bator – NYTimes.com

The Boy Genius of Ulan Bator – NYTimes.com.

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Secret Society Dips Toe in City Politics, Prompting Lawsuit – NYTimes.com

Secret Society Dips Toe in City Politics, Prompting Lawsuit – NYTimes.com.

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Birmingham Sunday – NYTimes.com

Birmingham Sunday – NYTimes.com.

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