Daily Archives: August 16, 2011

Misconceptions: Newton’s Third Law of Motion

Cognitive scientists have shown that physics students come into physics class with a set of beliefs that they are unwilling (or not easily willing) to discard despite evidence to the contrary. These beliefs about motion (known as misconceptions) hinder further … Continue reading

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Gov. Rick Perry – China Loves Him

Gov. Perry Helps Cut Ribbon at Huawei Technologies’ New U.S. Headquarters Friday, October 01, 2010 • Plano, Texas | Gov. Rick Perry today credited Texas’ low taxes, reasonable regulations and skilled workforce with attracting jobs and businesses from around the … Continue reading

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Trailer for Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age

Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age Viktor Mayer-Schönberger Viktor Mayer-Schönberger argues that forgetting is a natural human process, and that digital technology and cheap storage are creating all sorts of problems, from an assault on privacy, to … Continue reading

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