Saturday, February 15, 2014

Mitt   

Movies

Kenneth Chrisholm, writing for IMDb: Mitt Romney, with the support of his family, made two major campaigns for the Office of the President of the United States in the 2008 and 2012 campaigns. This film takes an intimate portrait of … Continue reading →

Friday, December 20, 2013

Giant Ant Colony Excavated   

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Amazing Earth: This abandoned ant colony revealed how genius these tiny creatures are. Ants live underground – we usually see a relatively small exit on the surface. But you won’t believe the structures they build below. A group of researchers, … Continue reading →

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Inequality Is a Choice   

Opinion

Joseph Stiglitz, writing for the New York Times: From 1988 to 2008, Mr. Milanovic found, people in the world’s top 1 percent saw their incomes increase by 60 percent, while those in the bottom 5 percent had no change in … Continue reading →

Sunday, August 18, 2013

Jerry’s Map   

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The Huffington Post: In 1963, a man named Jerry Gretzinger began sketching and painting a map for a fictional world, populated by land masses and buildings that originated in his mind. Every day he would add to the expanding map, … Continue reading →

Friday, August 16, 2013

From One Second to the Next   

MoviesVideo

From AT&T’s YouTube Channel: Xzavier, Chandler, Debbie, and Reggie all know the horrors of texting and driving firsthand. Watch their stories […] A powerful short film about the perils of texting while driving, directed by Werner Herzog. Sponsored by – … Continue reading →