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  1. Bjarke Ingels: An Architect For A Moment Or An Era? : NPR

    Cartooning was his passion as a kid, and he enrolled in the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts School of Architecture to become better at drawing backgrounds. Now, some call Ingels a "starchitect," because his challenging designs are getting built.

    —Huffduffed by briansuda 3 months ago

  2. Malcolm Gladwell: Secrets of the Underdog’s Success

    Why do underdogs sometimes end up leading the pack? Malcolm Gladwell explores this question in his latest book, "David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants." The bestselling author joins us in studio for a discussion about turning your disadvantage into a winning advantage.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 5 months ago

  3. The Good Part | You Look Nice Today

    NoJackets You’re gonna love it—the guitar does this “Wheeee!” thing while the drums go all “Chukka chukka booda booda.” OK, here it comes. Shhhh! No wait, that’s not it. Almost there, just

    —Huffduffed by merlinmann 2 years ago

  4. Ken Robinson: Rethinking Educational Paradigms

    Celebrated education expert Ken Robinson argues that most "modern" approaches to learning are actually relics of an outdated, industrial-age system. This program was recorded in collaboration with the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival, on July 8, 2010.

    Sir Ken Robinson is an expert in creativity, innovation, and human resources. He works with governments in Europe, Asia, and the United States, and with international agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and cultural organizations. Robinson led a national commission on creativity, education, and the economy for the UK government and was central in forming a creative- and economic-development strategy as part of the Northern Ireland peace process. Formerly, he was professor of education at the University of Warwick.

    He has received several honorary degrees, the Athena Award from the Rhode Island School of Design, the Peabody Medal, and the Benjamin Franklin Medal from the Royal Society of Arts. He received a knighthood for his services to the arts. His latest book is The Element: How Finding Your Passion Changes Everything (Viking, 2009).

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 2 years ago

  5. Listen to the podcast: Tim Brown

    Podcast and transcript from Intersections 07 of Tim Brown of Ideo, discussing ‘design thinking’, and whether it can help us be more optimistic about the future of design

    —Huffduffed by andybudd 3 years ago

  6. 21st Century Skills

    The 21st Century Skills Movement seeks to reform education to better prepare students for success in the modern workplace. Those skills include creativity, innovation, critical thinking, communication and collaboration. We’ll talk to some Silicon Valley veterans who are working to help students attain these skills. And we’ll find out why the movement has encountered opposition from some education leaders, who favor an emphasis on core content and knowledge.

    Guests: - Bernie Trilling, author of "21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times" and former global director of the Oracle Education Foundation - Gregg Witkin, digital media arts teacher at Boynton High School in Campbell - Miguel Salinas, senior manager of Adobe Youth Voices — a global philanthropic initiative that empowers youth from under-served communities with digital media tools so they can comment on their world and share ideas - Randy Nelson, head of artistic development and training at DreamWorks Animation and former dean of Pixar University

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 3 years ago

  7. Trust In Bass Podcast 10 – Bellistic

    Definition of Ragga Drum and Bass: [1] A type of drum and bass music characterized by Ragga MCs constantly rhyming about Ganja. [2] Favourite style of Osnabrück based Bellistic who has selected some of the best Ragga DnB tunes for this episode.

    The Trust In Bass Podcast features monthly Drum’n’Bass / Dubstep mixes by resident Trust In Bass DJs (Osnabrück, Germany) and invited friends.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 3 years ago

  8. Drumskool215 Podcast Vol. 4

    Fallen Angels - Frequency (Tango Remix) Source Direct - Approach & Identify Phaze 1 (Photek) - Natural Peshay - On The War Path Lemon D - Feel It Fourth Dimension - Just Play Music Stakka & K-Tee - Living For The Night Splash - Babylon ST Files - St Files Vol 1 Omni Trio - Nu Birth Of Cool JMJ & Richie - Hall Of Mirrors (Omni Trio Remix) System X (Photek) - Metamorphosis DJ Fallout - Love Me DJ Gunshot - Wheel & Deal DJ Nut Nut feat. Top Cat and Frankie Paul - Special Dedication Leviticus - Burial (Lover’s Rock Mix) Marvellous Cain - The Hitman (Remix) Andy C - Cool Down Asylum - Da Bass 2 Dark Renegade - The Terrorist (Grooverider rmx)

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 3 years ago

  9. Sound of Snow and Ice

    The Jyväskylä School for the Visually Impaired in Finland has one important aim: discouraging blind children from relying on high tech and expensive navigational aids. Find out how they help.

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 4 years ago

  10. Simon Critchley: To Philosophize is to Learn How to Die

    English philosopher Simon Critchley, chair and professor of Philosophy at The New School for Social Research, discusses his 2009 New York Times bestseller, The Book of Dead Philosophers.

    Starting with Cicero’s axiom, "To philosophize is to learn how to die," Professor Critchley leads us to his conclusion that to die is to learn how to live. The Daily Telegraph called the book "rigorous, profound, and frequently hilarious" and described Critchley as "an engaging and deadpan guide to the metaphysical necropolis" as well as "bracingly serious and properly comic." Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2009 00:00:00 -0700 Location: New York, NY, The New School,

    Program and discussion:

    —Huffduffed by Clampants 4 years ago

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