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Network Literacy: Essential Concepts and Core Ideas

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Network science is a significant pathway into understanding many kinds of Big Data. Since its inceptions during the late 20th century it has been increasing its relevance to people's everyday life. Networks can help us to make sense of this increasingly complex world, making it a useful literacy for people living in the 21st century.

 

https://sites.google.com/a/binghamton.edu/netscied/teaching-learning/network-concepts ;


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Liz Rykert's curator insight, March 24, 2015 7:07 AM

Love the simplicity of this!

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Top 10 Highly-Desired Skills You Can Teach Yourself

Top 10 Highly-Desired Skills You Can Teach Yourself | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it
On countless occasions, you've likely said to yourself "I wish I knew how to do ______." Then, of course, life got in the way and you put it off until you could find the time.
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Social Networks for Academics Proliferate, Despite Some Scholars' Doubts - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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How to Write Like a Scientist - Science Careers - Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Faculty, Postdoc jobs on Science Careers

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Why do we require scientists to write badly?
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Can We Overproduce a Degree? - On Hiring - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Accepting the Way You Work - Do Your Job Better - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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The Cure for Thinking is Work - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Cure for Thinking is Work - ProfHacker - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it

Leslie's comment:

Just do it!!!

 

 

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How to Ask for Help via Email (and Actually Get It)

How to Ask for Help via Email (and Actually Get It) | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it
At some point in your career, you'll need to reach out for help or advice from someone who's been there, knows considerably more than you about the subject, and whose experienced perspective could make all the difference in your career.
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Creating a Vision of Japan: Promoting Cool Japan

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GLOBIS’ 2009 survey of creativity in leading countries revealed something very interesting.
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Cats have the last laugh at this exhibition - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun

Cats have the last laugh at this exhibition - AJW by The Asahi Shimbun | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it

Leslie's comment: So *this* is the reason why I wasn't invited to that all-important project meeting back in 2003.... ;)

 

According to folklore, the cat was omitted from the Chinese zodiac because it was duped by the rat into believing that New Year's Day was a day later, and thus it failed to show up at an all-important gathering.

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The Myth of Japan’s Failure

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Instead of feeling sorry for Japan, the United States should look to it as a model for economic recovery.
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How to Survive the 10 Grueling Levels of Office Hell

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Even those of us that love our jobs can have days where office life just seems like a terrible punishment from the beyond. If your job is crushing your soul piece by piece, here are some ways you can deal with the pain and suffering of office life.
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TechCrunch | The Future of Peer Review

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This guest post was written by Richard Price, founder and CEO of Academia.edu — a site that serves as a platform for academics to share their research papers and to interact with each other.
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TechCrunch | The Future of Science

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Almost every technological and medical innovation in the world has its roots in a scientific paper. Science drives much of the world’s innovation. The faster science moves, the faster the world moves.
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Work-Life Balance Is Out of Reach for Many Male and Female Scientists - Faculty - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Good luck, Takayoshi!

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The Comprehensive Exam: Make It Relevant - Do Your Job Better - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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All the Awesome Things You Can Do with a Long Press on Your iPhone, iPad, or iPad touch

All the Awesome Things You Can Do with a Long Press on Your iPhone, iPad, or iPad touch | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it
Long pressing—that is, tapping and holding down on a part of your screen—provides a lot of handy shortcuts on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.
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physical symptoms of stress | 6 Weird Signs that You're Way Too Stressed Out | Rodale News

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Physical symptoms of stress can be varied and unusual. Here are a few ways to find out if you're over the edge.
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Project Dreamcatcher: How cutting-edge text analytics can help the Obama campaign determine voters’ hopes and fears.

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“Share your story,” Barack Obama’s Pennsylvania website encouraged voters just before the holidays, above a text field roomy enough for even one of the president’s own discursive answers.
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全国の患者調査から福島を除外 「被ばく隠しでは」

全国の患者調査から福島を除外 「被ばく隠しでは」 | Tkach-Kawasaki Today | Scoop.it
全国の病院や診療所で三年に一度行われる「患者調査」に、福島第一原発事故や大震災が影を落としている。調査は昨年秋に行われ、結果は早ければ今年十二月にも公表されるが、福島県の全域が除外されていた。この“福島外し”に十分な説明はなく、県民らからは「被ばく隠しでは」との疑念の声も聞かれる。調査は一体どのような理由で見送られたのか。 (小坂井文彦、小倉貞俊)...
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The dreaded comma splice

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SEVERAL months ago I was surprised to see Arnold Zwicky, a linguist, use a comma splice. A few commenters took me to task for being over-picky.
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DPJ to start search for election candidates : National : DAILY YOMIURI ONLINE (The Daily Yomiuri)

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OK, Let's Teach Graduate Students Differently. But How? - Do Your Job Better - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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