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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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Video: "Selfie" named word of the year for 2013

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The publishers of Oxford Dictionaries named "selfie" - a self-portrait, often taken with a smartphone - the word of the year. Scott Pelley reports.
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The 35 Most Touching Photos Ever Taken

The 35 Most Touching Photos Ever Taken | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Sometimes the moments that make you cry are also the moments that matter the most.

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Video: Stun guns on smartphones offer new form of self-defense

Video: Stun guns on smartphones offer new form of self-defense | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Women around the country are arming themselves with new high-tech weapons attached to their smartphones. But some critics fear it may be giving them a false sense of security. KCAL's Stacey Butler reports.
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The End of Retirement?

The End of Retirement? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Old age isn’t what it used to be.
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"Knockout Game" has deadly consequences

A brutal new game where teens attempt to knock out random strangers with one punch is growing in popularity. So far, at least four of these attacks have ended in a fatality.
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Watch economic insecurity spread like a virus over a quarter-century

Ask experts to identify broad, defining economic trends of the past few decades, and you’re likely to hear one come up often: widening inequality.
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Popular "Batkid" caper costs San Francisco $105K

Mayor's spokeswoman says city hopes to recoup the money spent to honor a boy with leukemia through private donations
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Eating nuts may lead to longer life

People who ate nuts more than once a day had 20 lower chance of dying during 30-year study than those who didn't eat them at all
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Foot Locker's Week Of Greatness 2013: All Is Right

Foot Locker brings back Kyrie Irving for the Week Of Greatness, a week of the most premium shoe releases that can right all the world's wrongs. See Mike Tyso...

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funny ad but will it be funny after seeing it again and again?

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Twitter For Dummies Cheat Sheet - For Dummies

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Purchasing Power Parity: Video

Purchasing Power Parity: Video | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
PPP is one tool that compares the costs of goods and services of one country with another. Learn how effective it is or is not. (Source: Bloomberg)

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RSA Animate - Crises of Capitalism

In this RSA Animate, celebrated academic David Harvey looks beyond capitalism towards a new social order. Can we find a more responsible, just, and humane ec... (Econ Anthro, Globalization, Capitalism time in Intro to Cultural Anthropology.

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Baby Names and Personality

Psychology In Seattle Podcast - Hosted by Kirk Honda - Episode: Baby Names and Personality

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For my students: EVALUATE some of the points made during the radio program (about 4m45s up to around 34-35m). What stood out to you? What points do you agree or disagree with? Do you feel that your name has had an effect on you in terms of your personality? Explain.
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30 Infuriating Images That Will Trigger Your OCD - dunzo.net

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Anybody that has OCD knows that it’s a need, not

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11 Photos of 1980s Malls That Will, Like, Totally Blow Your Mind

11 Photos of 1980s Malls That Will, Like, Totally Blow Your Mind | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Of the thousands of images that photographer Michael Galinsky took in malls during the summer of 1989, this one really seems to strike a nerve, but not necessarily because of the big bangs and acid-washed leggings, he says.

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80s -let those styles never come back

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Obese pilots to be grounded if they have sleep apnea

Obese pilots to be grounded if they have sleep apnea | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
Pilots with BMI of 40 or higher, considered very obese, will be screened for condition that causes excessive sleepiness
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GPS "cannon" could reduce frequency of high speed chases.

Police are using a new tool, known as the GPS "cannon," to reduce dangerous high speed chases. The device is fired onto the back of the suspect's car, and allows police to track their location through real-time GPS information.
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Smoking at Home? Nixed in California Town

Smoking at Home? Nixed in California Town | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
The town of San Rafael, Calif., has passed a ban on smoking that city officials call the most stringent in the nation. The new ordinance makes it illegal for residents to smoke in their own homes if they share a wall with another dwelling.
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Is Google's Secretive Research Lab Working on Human-Dolphin Communication?

Is Google's Secretive Research Lab Working on Human-Dolphin Communication? | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it
An underwater keyboard at Epcot Center, shown at TED by dolphin researcher Denise HerzingIt started innocently enough, as rumors do: A friend of a friend and I were chatting about Google and he said that his buddy said that Google's secretive...
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European flying car reaches 124mph

Aeromobil took engineer Stefan Klein 15 years to build. The vehicle is a flying car that travels by air at 124 miles per hour, 80 miles per hour on the ground.
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Top Ten Toy Story Facts

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Source – 9GAG.com

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Bitcoin Bubble: Senate Holds A Hearing On Virtual Currency - The Inquisitr

Bitcoin Bubble: Senate Holds A Hearing On Virtual Currency - The Inquisitr | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

The Bitcoin market price has been fluctuating all over the map, hitting $400 last week to rise all the way up to $900. This has some people concerned about a potential Bitcoin bubble that could pop at any moment, similar to how the housing bubble collapsed once people realized how much prices were overinflated. But that doesn’t mean Bitcoin will never be a successful alternative currency. The question is where does the speculation end and the real usage begin?

 


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30+ YouTube Channels for Teachers

30+ YouTube Channels for Teachers | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

Here is a resource of some great education YouTube channels Saga has recently compiled. The list is organized according to different content areas and has over 190 YouTube channels making it...


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Selfies - how the world fell in love with itself - Telegraph

Selfies - how the world fell in love with itself - Telegraph | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

"As the 'selfie’ officially becomes the word of the year according to Oxford Dictionaries, we look at the social media craze that has gripped pop stars, politicians and even the Pope..."


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Bitcoin's tipping point - Fortune

Bitcoin's tipping point - Fortune | INTRODUCTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES DIGITAL TEXTBOOK(PSYCHOLOGY-ECONOMICS-SOCIOLOGY):MIKE BUSARELLO | Scoop.it

The four-year-old virtual currency was once dismissed as something of a fad that only gangsters and drug dealers used, but in recent weeks, it has found new sources of credibility. 


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