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Domino's Tests Flying Pizza Delivery Drones

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The DomiCopter is being developed, but don't write off the delivery boys just yet.
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Not sure if this is cool or terrifying. What do you think?

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Maria Rachelle's comment, June 16, 2013 6:53 AM
Wow, it is a brave new world!
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Ethiopia to Spend U.S.$250 Million for New ICT Park • Africanglobe.net

Ethiopia to Spend U.S.$250 Million for New ICT Park • Africanglobe.net | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
AFRICANGLOBE - In three years time, Ethiopia will boast of an expansive knowledge facility, 'The Ethio ICT Park, costing just over $250 million. More than 12 local and international companies have already booked space.
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Building Emotional Intelligence in our Children - What Meditation Really Is

Building Emotional Intelligence in our Children - What Meditation Really Is | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
Last November, I had coffee with Linda Lantieri, who has an amazing track record for bringing mindfulness and emotional intelligence to kids in really...
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What does the word Transpersonal mean?. Institute of Transpersonal Development.

What does the word Transpersonal mean?. Institute of Transpersonal Development. | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
What does the word Transpersonal really mean?. An article by José María Doria. Transpersonal refers to that which goes beyond the mask our personality.
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Transformation Is Real - Laying the Groundwork

Transformation Is Real - Laying the Groundwork | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
I've been proposing - see the last two posts - that everyone faces a choice in how to live. One choice is to follow the demands of the ego. The other is to live from a deeper level of the mind I'm
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Judge to rule on whether yoga tied to religion

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Enhancing Education: The 5 E's

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Climb Kilimanjaro – For Real or Metaphorically

Climb Kilimanjaro – For Real or Metaphorically | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
Last summer I lived about four miles from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), in Princeton, NJ. It’s a pleasant walk along quiet streets, wooded foot paths, and an old canal. Our local
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Parents furious after their children's eyes scanned by school district without permission

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Parents furious after their children's eyes scanned by school district without permission
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How can we avoid this happening in a school near you?

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How can we avoid this happening in a school near you?
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Domino's Tests Flying Pizza Delivery Drones

Domino's Tests Flying Pizza Delivery Drones | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
The DomiCopter is being developed, but don't write off the delivery boys just yet.
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Not sure if this is cool or terrifying. What do you think?

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Maria Rachelle's comment, June 16, 2013 6:53 AM
Wow, it is a brave new world!
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You Are Not Your LDAP: Why Leaving Your Job Doesn’t Mean Losing Your Identity

You Are Not Your LDAP: Why Leaving Your Job Doesn’t Mean Losing Your Identity | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
hunter@google.com. From 2003 to 2013 it was a pretty powerful email address for me. I was the first “Hunter” to work at Google so I got the six letter name (the second Hunter went for
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Supreme Court Rules Human Genes May Not Be Patented

Supreme Court Rules Human Genes May Not Be Patented | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Thursday that human genes cannot be patented, a decision that could shape the future of medical and genetic research and have profound effects on pharmaceuticals and agriculture.
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How to Give Effective Feedback, Both Positive and Negative

How to Give Effective Feedback, Both Positive and Negative | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
People often hide constructive criticism inside a compliment, and those on the receiving end never hear it. Is there a better way to provide feedback?
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Five Writing Tips that Can Double Your Salary

Five Writing Tips that Can Double Your Salary | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
It is impossible to overstate how much we rely on written words to get what we want. Are you making your writing as powerful as possible?By improving your writing, you will change the arc of your
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Hormones: The Hidden Leadership Tool You Are Overlooking

Hormones: The Hidden Leadership Tool You Are Overlooking | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
According to new research, the most effective leaders have higher levels of testosterone and lower levels of the stress hormone cortisol -- and the results are gender-neutral.
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Jenny Wade, Ph.D: Transcendent Sex

Interview with university professor & author Jenny Wade about her book: "Transcendent Sex" about ordinary people having unexpected extraordinary sexual exper...
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New Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners

New Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
From the start, the writers of the Next Generation Science Standards sought to keep in mind the needs of students who are historically underrepresented in advanced science classes.
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Obama shoots, hopes to score in Africa with ‘socket ball’

Obama shoots, hopes to score in Africa with ‘socket ball’ | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
The president is expected to discuss a new invention --a soccer ball that contains a small electric generator inside, that is charged as people kick the ball.
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Interesting idea! Will it work?

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Radical Reform: iPad Schools Seek to Transform Education

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Think Alouds: Unpacking the Standards

Think Alouds: Unpacking the Standards | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
If you are having trouble understanding the Common Core Standards, and how to begin teaching with it, check this presentation out.
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jayant deshpande's curator insight, October 16, 2013 5:48 AM

modern theory of science has two pramanas those are direct and inferance where as indian logical systems will have more than two some will have only one ,now if we want to apply rational thought  process to social sciences then we will need atleast third "shabada"or word from the authority.question is can we apply modern computing tools with appropriate indian logic system for building the requisite framework

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How to Reinvent Your Body This Summer

How to Reinvent Your Body This Summer | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
This summer, I'm engaging friends, family and colleagues in reinventing their body by making practical use of the major breakthroughs and new research in the field of well-being. In three months,
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Pelosi's defense of NSA surveillance draws boos

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Should American Foreign Policy Project Christian Values or Protect ...

Should American Foreign Policy Project Christian Values or Protect ... | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
The Story: At the recent Faith and Freedom Coalition conference, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) claimed that America has a moral responsibility to project Christian values while Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said the United States is ...
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Happy News - Pocket neighborhoods: beyond the dream home to a dream community

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Happy News - Pocket neighborhoods: beyond the dream home to a dream community
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Put LinkedIn to Work For You: 7 Ways

Put LinkedIn to Work For You: 7 Ways | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
LinkedIn is a great tool if used with skill and purpose. Not every one does. Here are seven tips for getting a good return on your efforts.
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Social Context Reform: A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity (Routledge)

Social Context Reform: A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity (Routledge) | Issues Effecting Transformational Learning | Scoop.it
UNDER CONTRACT with Routledge * If you would like to contribute to this volume as a "late" addition, email paul.thomas@furman.edu ASAP. Social Context Reform: A Pedagogy of Equity and Opportunity E...
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