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Neurons fire in the black soup of my cranium. This results in the illusion of consciousness that I refer to as, "Me"

Schiff’s Tech Bits
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You Don’t Need an Ice Cream Maker for Homemade Ice Cream
Kitchen Daily, kitchendaily.com
Look­ing for a home­made ice cream recipe? It’s easy to make ice cream at home. There’s no need to have a fancy ice cream maker to enjoy this sweet!

Wow.

You Don’t Need an Ice Cream Maker for Homemade Ice Cream
Kitchen Daily, kitchendaily.com

Look­ing for a home­made ice cream recipe? It’s easy to make ice cream at home. There’s no need to have a fancy ice cream maker to enjoy this sweet!

Wow.

World Bank: Fighting Climate Change Would Boost Global Economy Up To $2.6 Trillion A Yearthinkprogress.org
Expanding public transit in India is one of the policies recommended in the new World Bank report.CREDIT: ShutterstockAn important new World Bank report concludes that just a few key policies aimed at cutting carbon pollution would boost the globa…

World Bank: Fighting Climate Change Would Boost Global Economy Up To $2.6 Trillion A Year
thinkprogress.org

Expanding public transit in India is one of the policies recommended in the new World Bank report.CREDIT: ShutterstockAn important new World Bank report concludes that just a few key policies aimed at cutting carbon pollution would boost the globa…

Climate change now a mainstream part of city planning: Global survey

Too bad the Wall Street journal thinks it’s not happening.

(Source: emergentfutures)

Sing for Ed Sheeran: The Most Talented Young Solo Artist

Steven Petite, huffingtonpost.com

Last Mon­day, the sev­enth, I lis­tened to Ed Sheer­an’s long antic­i­pat­ed new sin­gle “Sing” when the view counter on youtube was just over 300. At this time, my fin­gers press­ing against the keys, the first sin­gle from his fol­low up album t…

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The Origin of Intelligence

Michio Kaku, bigthink.com

Michio Kaku: In the entire universe the two greatest scientific mysteries are first of all the origin of the universe itself. And second of all the origin of intelligence. Believe it or not, sitting on our shoulders is the most complex obje…

The 7 wackiest hidden meanings in Disney’s ‘Frozen’

Kyle Smith, nypost.com

Disney’s “Frozen” is the studio’s biggest hit since “Toy Story 3” and is about to hit the list of the top-25 highest-grossing films of all time. (It’s taken in $360…

Wow. Interesting takes on a Disney movie.

The Latest Smart Device on Kickstarter Is a Foam Sword
Liz Gannes, recode.net
If you were battling someone with a real sword, you’d be likely to know when you hit your target. You know, gushing blood and all that. But with a foam sword, it’s less clear.Yes, this is a story about a wireless foam sword with an accelerometer t…

The Latest Smart Device on Kickstarter Is a Foam Sword
Liz Gannes, recode.net

If you were battling someone with a real sword, you’d be likely to know when you hit your target. You know, gushing blood and all that. But with a foam sword, it’s less clear.Yes, this is a story about a wireless foam sword with an accelerometer t…

Going Beyond ‘Learning to Code’: Why 2014 is the Year of Web Literacy
jbrazil, dmlcentral.net
Doug Belshaw In January 2012 the Mayor of New York tweeted, along with thousands of other people, that he planned to ‘learn to code’ during the course of that year. Whether or not he was successful in this venture, it’s a good indication of how…

Going Beyond ‘Learning to Code’: Why 2014 is the Year of Web Literacy
jbrazil, dmlcentral.net

Doug Belshaw In January 2012 the Mayor of New York tweeted, along with thousands of other people, that he planned to ‘learn to code’ during the course of that year. Whether or not he was successful in this venture, it’s a good indication of how…