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Behavior and Belief

August 22, 2019 at 9:26 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hey,Mind Field!Vanessa here. Just kidding. My name is actually Michael. That part when I said that I was Vanessa… that was a lie. So you’re welcome. Humans love lies. More precisely, we love things that aren’t entirely true– because wehaveto. It’s often all we have. Completely proving something can be difficult, if not impossible. So

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“Behavior and Belief”

‘Hey Bill Nye, What If the World Were Run by Scientists and Engineers?’

August 19, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Wei: Hi Bill. My name is Wei. I’m an electronic engineer coming from China. A big fan to your show by the way. My question is hypothetically instead of politicians if the world were only run by engineers and scientists would it be a better place in your opinion? Thanks. Bill Nye: Wei. Thank you

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MOOC | Politics, Whiteness, Religion | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.5.5

at 8:28 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

>>Well, all of these things, social changes which are associated with immigration or blamed on immigration, even though the immigrants are not responsible for the transformations of the society that is going on at this time. But they feed into politics. Another thing which feeds into politics is the rise of urban political machines, particularly

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“MOOC | Politics, Whiteness, Religion | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.5.5”

This Bricklaying Robot Can Build Walls Faster Than Humans (HBO)

August 15, 2019 at 6:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

— In Congress today, a House subcommittee approved draft legislation that would allow manufacturers to put up to 100,000 driverless vehicles per year on the road. It’s a step towards robots replacing us behind the wheel— and phasing out taxi and truck drivers. That’s a ways off, but there’s one robot named SAM who doesn’t

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“This Bricklaying Robot Can Build Walls Faster Than Humans (HBO)”

Future: Will Technology Be Held Up by Religion & Politics?

at 8:29 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

And also, I recently saw a really good documentary called “Transcendent Man”. It’s all about Ray Kurzweil, and he’s one of these futurists who has made a number of different predictions. He’s also possibly a little bit nuts. He’s constantly taking all of these different supplements and medications which he claims are, what is it,

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“Future: Will Technology Be Held Up by Religion & Politics?”

Connect for Political Science: News Flash

August 13, 2019 at 9:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

these newsflash assignments will present two articles on a political event and there’ll be auto grade questions that are meant to ensure that students understand what they’re reading if an instructor wants they can also assign the manually graded critical thinking question that’s associated with the assignment instructors will locate the newsflash assignments in their

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“Connect for Political Science: News Flash”

Freightos CEO Zvi Schreiber Discusses International Freight Shipping on BBC World News

at 2:27 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

now from the screen you’re watching me onto the chair you are sitting on chances are you’re surrounded by products made in China India and Europe but they don’t materialize in your living room by magic their long journey to your home actually relies on a trillion dollar international freight industry but the process is

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“Freightos CEO Zvi Schreiber Discusses International Freight Shipping on BBC World News”