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INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO
“In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.” Warren Buffet
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Robin Williams: Good Will Hunting bench in Boston gets quote tributes from fans

Robin Williams: Good Will Hunting bench in Boston gets quote tributes from fans | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Robin Williams has been honoured at the spot where he touched the most hearts during his rich and eccentric career, with fans scrawling Good Will Hunting quotes by the bench in Boston where his character so articulately conveyed the beauty of worldly experience and the simple magnificence of love.
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The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil

The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
From Russia to your local gas station, the consequences of low fuel prices are sometimes clear, but sometimes unexpected.
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Unkind Architecture: Designing Against the Homeless

Unkind Architecture: Designing Against the Homeless | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Defensive architecture is revealing on a number of levels, because it is not the product of accident or thoughtlessness, but a thought process. It is a sort of unkindness that is considered, designed, approved, funded and made real with the explicit motive to exclude and harass. It reveals how corporate hygiene has overridden human considerations…"


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Architecture turning unkind: we have too much of it now:((

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Just another sign of what the human race is becoming - heartless, with no moral sense at all.

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Very bad taste indeed / de très mauvais goût !

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WaterWheel to ease burden on women | Mark Tran

WaterWheel to ease burden on women | Mark Tran | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Mark Tran: Round 50-litre container enables water collectors to roll liquid from wells rather than carry it on their heads

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Development, NGO, women

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Dozens of Alternatives to YouTube

Dozens of Alternatives to YouTube | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Over the last few years I've seen more schools opening up access to YouTube, at least to teachers, than I had in the past. YouTube for Schools has partially contributed to that trend.

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AS Economics - Macroeconomics Glossary

Key terms for AS Economics Macro Units - National & International Economy

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know the words. talk the talk

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I think I've put this on the page before. Useful for revision

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This Map Of Every Food Brand Will Blow Your Mind - Benzinga

This Map Of Every Food Brand Will Blow Your Mind - Benzinga | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Food stocks are in focus on Wednesday after H.J. Heinz Company and Kraft Foods Group Inc (NYSE: KRFT) announced a definitive merger agreement to create a new entity called The...
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Settlers of Catan, Monopoly and More Smartphone Board Games | App Smart Reviews | The New York Times

Old-fashioned board games like Monopoly and Life get a new spin when they migrate to the smartphone. Produced by: Kit Eaton and Dallas Jensen Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/1xh5Dh4 ...
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Diet Sodas Fall in US; Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot

Diet Sodas Fall in US; Pepsi Takes Back No. 2 Spot | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Diet sodas drag down US soda's performance; Pepsi takes back No. 2 spot from Diet Coke
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Not Just Sugary-Sweet, Hard Cider Makes A Comeback

Not Just Sugary-Sweet, Hard Cider Makes A Comeback | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Cider is the fastest-growing alcoholic beverage in the United States. Much of that growth is driven by big industrial producers, but smaller cider-makers are looking for a larger bite of the apple.
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Nonviolence and Peace Movements: Crash Course World History 228 - YouTube

In which John Green teaches you about nonviolence and peace movements in the 20th century. What is nonviolence? What is a peace movement? Well. traditionally...

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The secret science of shopping: Why we buy what we do

The secret science of shopping: Why we buy what we do | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"This article originally appeared on the Crew blog. I remember sitting in a McDonald’s as a kid and complaining that it was so cold ..."


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15 Of the Coolest Forced Perspective Photos

15 Of the Coolest Forced Perspective Photos | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Forced perspective is a technique that employs an optical illusion to make objects appear closer or farther away and bigger or smaller than they really are. Take a look at these cool examples.

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The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil

The Hidden Effects of Cheap Oil | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
From Russia to your local gas station, the consequences of low fuel prices are sometimes clear, but sometimes unexpected.
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Cheez Whiz Helped Spread Processed Foods. Will It Be Squeezed Out?

Cheez Whiz Helped Spread Processed Foods. Will It Be Squeezed Out? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Turns out, the history of Kraft's dull-orange cheese spread says a lot about the processed food industry — and where it might be headed as Kraft and Heinz merge.

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Marketers are eager to tap into Snapchat's treasure trove of millennials

Marketers are eager to tap into Snapchat's treasure trove of millennials | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Brands salivating over Snapchat as an engaging influencer marketing tool are all too often put off by costly campaigns and inconclusive results ..."


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O Adjunct! My Adjunct!

O Adjunct! My Adjunct! | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

We rhapsodize about teachers who inspire students to stand on their desks in academic ecstasy. But there is a culture of silence around adjuncting.


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A wi-fi Barbie doll with the soul of Siri

A wi-fi Barbie doll with the soul of Siri | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Companies like Mattel are readying electronic toys that will use Web connections to talk back to children, raising some concerns about privacy ..."

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Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures

Stuff it: Millennials nix their parents’ treasures | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
A seismic shift of stuff is underway in homes all over America.Members of the generation that once embraced sex, drugs and rock-and-roll are trying to offload their place settings for 12, family photo albums and leather sectionals.Read full article...
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All the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Flavors in a Single Infographic

All the Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Flavors in a Single Infographic | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
If you love Ben and Jerry's ice cream, but can never remember what the heck is in Gilly's Catastrophic Crunch or Spectacular Speculoos, go print out a copy of this infographic and tape it to your fridge right now.
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Watch: Soda Sales Up as Volume Fizzles

Soda sales in the U.S. increased 1.4 percent last year to $77.4 billion. However, volume sold fell. While Coca-Cola remains the soda king by volume, Pepsi jumped into the No. 2 spot, knocking down the previous runner up, Diet Coke.
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Astronaut Twins To Separate For The Sake Of Space Travel

Astronaut Twins To Separate For The Sake Of Space Travel | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Astronaut Scott Kelly has arrived at the International Space Station on a yearlong mission. He and Mark Kelly, his twin and fellow NASA astronaut, will take part in experiments comparing their health.
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CBS Sunday Morning Segment on Coke's Iconic Contour Bottle

CBS Sunday Morning Segment on Coke's Iconic Contour Bottle | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Everyone from Andy Warhol to “Mean Joe” Greene has been mesmerized by Coca-Cola’s classic contour bottle. CBS Sunday Morning explores the history
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Why Gulf should be more worried about Yemen than oil - CNBC

Why Gulf should be more worried about Yemen than oil - CNBC | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Civil strife and terrorism in Yemen could pose a greater threat to the Gulf countries of the Middle East than tumbling oil prices, a major bank said.
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Don't judge food by its packaging: Junk food reimagined with gourmet package designs

Don't judge food by its packaging: Junk food reimagined with gourmet package designs | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"Gourmet on the outside, junk on the inside. Buzzfeed cartoonist Dan Meth has created a humorous series of artisan package designs for our favorite, guilty-pleasure junk foods, elevating them to gourmet status ..."


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Peter Dinklage Accidentally Reveals Major 'Game of Thrones' Spoiler

Peter Dinklage Accidentally Reveals Major 'Game of Thrones' Spoiler | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Peter Dinklage recently leaked a big bit of show information, but not on purpose.
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