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Sal Khan: the man who tutored his cousin – and started a revolution

Sal Khan: the man who tutored his cousin – and started a revolution | New Ways | Scoop.it
Founder of Khan Academy tells how he developed educational website from remote tutorials for his cousin in Louisiana
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Eben Bayer: Are mushrooms the new plastic? | Video on TED.com

Product designer Eben Bayer reveals his recipe for a new, fungus-based packaging material that protects fragile stuff like furniture, plasma screens -- and the environment.
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synthetics is a dead-end. organics seems to be the future. it's bette for the environment AND it brings brilliant opportunities for small locall businesses.

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Central Westcoast Forest Society

http://clayoquot.org At Central Westcoast Forest Society, we see a clear connection between healthy landscapes and healthy communities. Our coast is one of the…
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wonderful people restoring eco-systems from loggin, mining, and urban development malpractices using a holistic approach to what they do.

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TEDxNorrkoping. Gerd Gigerenzer on Simple heuristics that make us smart.

Gigerenzer gives examples where we can use simple solutions to complex problems, in particular where simple heuristic rules are indispensable for good decisi...
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Intuition and the ability to deal with uncertainties are key, according to gigerenzer. simpler rules of thumb are often more efficient than complex prediction models.

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