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Enter Pyongyang

“Enter Pyongyang” is another stunning collaboration between city-­branding pioneer JT Singh and flow-motion videographer Rob Whitworth. Blending time-lapse photography,…
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The Fascinating Psychology of Conspiracy Theories

The Fascinating Psychology of Conspiracy Theories | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
To believe that the U.S. government planned or deliberately allowed the 9/11 attacks, you’d have to posit that President Bush intentionally sacrificed 3,000 Americans. To believe that explosives, not planes, brought down the buildings, you’d have to imagine an operation large enough to plant the devices without anyone getting caught....
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A Conversation with Edward Jay Epstein and Errol Morris

A Conversation with Edward Jay Epstein and Errol Morris | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Edward Jay Epstein, author of [The Annals of Unsolved Crime], and Errol Morris, author of [A Wilderness of Error: The Trials of Jeffrey MacDonald], talk about notorious crimes that were never solved…
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Palestinians teach Ferguson protesters how to deal with tear gas

Palestinians teach Ferguson protesters how to deal with tear gas | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Two unlikely communities connect. 
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L’effet Mc Gurk, une illusion auditive

L’effet Mc Gurk, une illusion auditive | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it

L’effet Mc Gurk, vous connaissez? C’est une illusion, non pas d’optique, mais auditive. Elle montre à quel point notre cerveau se sert non seulement de ce qu’il entend, mais également de ce qu’il voit pour construire une perception auditive. Et dans le cas des mots prononcés, ce que l’on voit c’est la bouche de la personne qui prononce ces mots. ...


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L'indice Kardashian, un indicateur pour dégonfler la popularité des scientifiques acquise sur les réseaux sociaux

L'indice Kardashian, un indicateur pour dégonfler la popularité des scientifiques acquise sur les réseaux sociaux | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Une vieille opposition existe entre les chercheurs estimés par leurs pairs pour leurs recherches publiées dans des revues à faible tirage et les chercheurs plus «médiatiques» qui peuvent être très populaires au-delà de leur discipline. Pour savoir si cette popularité d’un scientifique...
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How news of #Ferguson spread across Twitter

Geotagged Tweets mentioning 'Ferguson' and key terms, CDT
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Médaille Fields: la presse d'Iran remet son voile à Maryam Mirzakhani

Médaille Fields: la presse d'Iran remet son voile à Maryam Mirzakhani | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
La presse iranienne, à contre-courant du président iranien, a "photoshopé" la lauréate américano-iranienne du prestigieux prix de mathématiques.
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This is the world of 'Game of Thrones' as a subway map

This is the world of 'Game of Thrones' as a subway map | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Getting around Westeros often leads to trouble, but what if there was a subway? Designer Michael Tyznik has imagined just such a scenario, and put together a fictional rail map of the fictional...
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Disturbing Photos Show Why Algae Blooms Are A Growing Global Threat

Disturbing Photos Show Why Algae Blooms Are A Growing Global Threat | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
When more than 400,000 people were left without safe drinking water in Ohio and Michigan this past weekend, Lake Erie's troubling algae blooms received intense scrutiny. Though people were told Monday it was once again safe to drink the water, there'...
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Wikipedia refuses to delete photo as 'monkey owns it'

Wikipedia refuses to delete photo as 'monkey owns it' | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Wikimedia, the non-profit organisation behind Wikipedia, has refused a photographer’s repeated requests to stop distributing his most famous shot for free – because a monkey pressed the shutter button and should own the copyright
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La véritable histoire de Phineas Gage, le patient le plus célèbre des neurosciences

La véritable histoire de Phineas Gage, le patient le plus célèbre des neurosciences | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it

 

A chaque génération, on revisite le mythe de cet homme dont le traumatisme crânien nous a appris que le cerveau est la manifestation physique de la personnalité et du sentiment de soi. Cet homme, dont la personnalité aurait complètement changé après un accident de barre à mine. Son histoire n'est peut-être pas celle qu'on vous a racontée, elle n'en est pas moins fascinante. ...

 


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Ombudsman de Radio-Canada: Rectifier? Ou s’autoflageller? (Médium large)

Ombudsman de Radio-Canada: Rectifier? Ou s’autoflageller? (Médium large) | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it

Révision par l’ombudsman de Radio-Canada d’une plainte à propos d’une chronique présentée le 5 mars 2013 dans le cadre de l’émission Médium large à la Première Chaîne Radio de Radio-Canada.

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Facebook veut avertir ses usagers de contenus satiriques

Facebook veut avertir ses usagers de contenus satiriques | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Facebook met à l'essai une nouvelle fonctionnalité qui avertit les utilisateurs de certains contenus « satiriques ».
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How People Consume Conspiracy Theories on Facebook

How People Consume Conspiracy Theories on Facebook | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
… in much the same way as mainstream readers consume ordinary news, say computer scientists.
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Watch John Oliver’s Take on Ferguson and the Police

Watch John Oliver’s Take on Ferguson and the Police | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
There was really only one story that John Oliver could devote his main story to on Sunday night’s episode of Last Week Tonight. And while he got in quite a few jokes in his long segment about Ferguson, Missouri, and the militarization of American police departments, he began solemnly and ended in anger.
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Le terrifiant Street Art de Mark Jenkins

Le terrifiant Street Art de Mark Jenkins | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Des installations troublantes et mystérieurses
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The Greatest Fake Religion of All Time

The Greatest Fake Religion of All Time | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Over fifty years ago, a group of pranksters founded a satiric religion devoted to creating conspiracy theories so insane that nobody would ever believe uncritically in conspiracies again. They called themselves the Discordians. And their weird ideas are still influencing us today.
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University of Victoria puts First Nations land claim mapping in the spotlight

University of Victoria puts First Nations land claim mapping in the spotlight | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Native communities across Canada are mapping their lands, a step that is vital in land claim negotiations since many First Nations are running into problems of territorial overlap. But at the University of Victoria researchers have developed sophisticated mapping technologies to try to help clearly show land and resource boundaries as well as shared lands.
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John Oliver won’t be your therapist: How he torpedoed the reassuring tropes of fake news

John Oliver won’t be your therapist: How he torpedoed the reassuring tropes of fake news | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
The "Last Week Tonight" host isn't interested in offering a balm for tough times. He wants you to pay attention
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Une étude sur les trolls: sociologie du commentaire indésirable

Une étude sur les trolls: sociologie du commentaire indésirable | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Une étude américaine décortique les commentaires litigieux postés par les internautes sur les sites d'information, et permet d'en savoir un peu plus sur les "trolls". Toute ressemblance avec Rue89...
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Quelle civilisation a inventé les premiers nombres?

Quelle civilisation a inventé les premiers nombres? | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it

Nombres entiers, premiers, réels ou imaginaires, ils structurent le quotidien des hommes et répondent depuis toujours au désir profondément humain...


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Wikipedia founder: EU's Right to be Forgotten is 'deeply immoral'

Wikipedia founder: EU's Right to be Forgotten is 'deeply immoral' | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
More than 50 links to Wikipedia pages will be removed from search results, as a result of the EU's Right to be Forgotten legislation
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An Intriguingly Detailed Animation of How People Move Around a City

An Intriguingly Detailed Animation of How People Move Around a City | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Watch the commuting patterns of New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles.

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Linda Alexander's curator insight, July 13, 7:41 AM

You can actually plug-in income levels for these 3 cities and view daily commutes.  Fascinating CityLab data!

 

Bronwyn Burke's curator insight, July 13, 3:28 PM

Another fabulous post for Year 7 from Seth Dixon. An aspect of liveability  in colour!

MsPerry's curator insight, August 12, 4:03 PM

APHG-U7

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Breaking the Silence: Israeli soldiers talk about the occupied territories

Breaking the Silence: Israeli soldiers talk about the occupied territories | Archivance - Miscellanées | Scoop.it
Recent video testimonies from former soldiers.
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